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Seeking an Aspiring TUTOR-PHC Trainee

The TRANSFORMATION Study is seeking an aspiring TUTOR-PHC trainee to work on our existing dataset. The study focuses on regional measurement and reporting in the area of primary care. Our activities include: 1) Comparing comprehensive measures of primary care (e.g. continuity, access, team based care, communication) and outcome measures (e.g. patient reported functional health status, […]

Call for Applications from Primary Health Care Research Trainees

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, occupational therapy, social work, education, policy and many other disciplines since 2003. What is TUTOR-PHC? This innovative one-year certificate program (May 2018 –April 2019)in primary health care […]

Kudos & Announcements

One of our submissions to NAPCRG 2017 – Johnston et al., Citizen, Consumer, and Patient Roles in Using Publicly Reported Primary Healthcare Performance Information: Lessons From Citizen-Patient Dialogues in Three Canadian Provinces – has been selected as one of the 20 highest rated submissions from over 400 oral presentations.

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 […]