Nadine Wathen, PhD is Full Professor and Canada Research Chair in Mobilizing Knowledge on Gender-Based Violence. She works in the Faculty of Information & Media Studies, and the Arthur Labatt Family School of Nursing at Western University, and is a Research Scholar at Western’s Centre for Research and Education on Violence Against Women and Children. She is a Member of the College of the Royal Society of Canada. Her research examines the health and social service sector response to gender-based violence, interventions to reduce health inequities, and the science of knowledge mobilization, with a focus on partnerships to enhance the use of research in policy and practice. She co-leads a number of federally funded research initiatives, and international research and knowledge mobilization networks.