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Highlights: Transforming CBPHC delivery through comprehensive performance measurement and reporting

To date, the TRANSFORMATION Team has collected patient reported experiences, impacts and outcomes from 2000+ primary care patients in Central Zone, Nova Scotia, Eastern Ontario, Ontario and Fraser East, British Columbia; engaged primary care patients through deliberative dialogues in these three sites; and completed a policy document review assessing their guidance for innovations in CBPHC. […]

UBC School of Nursing seeking a Research and Knowledge Translation Manager

UBC School of Nursing seeking a Research and Knowledge Translation Manager for projects focused on health equity for marginalized populations. The closing date for applications is Sept 14, 2016. Apply online to Job ID # 24429 at the Careers at UBC website.

Simran Sahota joins the TRANSFORMATION team

Simran joins the TRANSFORMATION team as a student. Simran completed her undergraduate nursing program at Langara College. She has three years of experience working in acute care, primarily on surgical units. She is interested in health care systems research and health policy research. Simran is currently working on the Team Climate portion of the Practice-Based […]

Accreditation Canada Research Fellowship

Accreditation Canada has two exciting Post-Doctoral Fellowship opportunities available. This is the first opportunity of its kind in Canada and will be of interest to those with a focus in the area of health service research and quality improvement.

CAHSPR Conference: Call for Abstracts

Call for abstracts now open for the 2016 Canadian Association for Health Services and Policy Research (CAHSPR) Conference. CAHSPR’s annual conference is Canada’s largest gathering of health care policy makers, managers, researchers, students and stakeholders. It will be held at the Hilton Hotel in Toronto, Ontario on May 9-12, 2016. Submit your abstract today! Important […]

CHSPR Conference: Call for abstracts

Conference Theme: Why are some policies healthy and others not? CHSPR’s twenty-eighth annual health policy conference will celebrate the career of Canada’s Undisciplined Economist, and our very own, Robert G. Evans. We are excited about our amazing line up of speakers. Why is it so difficult to improve our health care system? Good policy ideas […]

Oct. 2015 Team Meeting

Our annual face-to-face team meeting will be held this year on Oct. 5th-6th at the Kingbridge Conference Centre in King Jane City, Ontario. We are looking forward to an engaging two days with our decision-makers and investigators, as well as other interested policy makers. We will be sharing initial data from two our of sub-studies, […]

Call for researcher and decisions-maker applications to the TUTOR-PHC program

Transdisciplinary Understanding and Training on Research – Primary Health Care (TUTOR-PHC) is a one-year, pan-Canadian interdisciplinary research capacity building program that has been training primary and integrated health care researchers and decision-makers from family medicine, nursing, psychology, epidemiology, social work, education, policy and many other disciplines since 2003. This is a well-run and high quality […]