Director, Knowledge Translation
Gayle gratefully lives and works on the traditional, unceded territories of the xʷməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh) and Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish) Peoples.
She is the Director, Knowledge Translation at Michael Smith Health Research BC. She leads the development, implementation, evaluation and ongoing management of the organization’s knowledge translation plan for the purpose of fostering and accelerating the impact of health research in BC and beyond. Gayle has held numerous roles in health care and health research for the past 40 years including as a radiation technologist, research coordinator, and research writer. For the past 13 years through her work with Health Research BC, Gayle has championed the production and use of research evidence through knowledge translation practice and science.