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Meet our new TUTOR-PHC trainee: Jacqueline Kueper

Jacqueline Kueper is a PhD candidate in the Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry at Western University. Previously, she completed an MSc in Epidemiology and Biostatistics at Western University and a BSc in Psychology and Interdisciplinary Life Sciences at McGill University. Jacqueline’s research interests include learning health systems, artificial intelligence, primary health care, and outcome […]

Meet our new TUTOR-PHC trainee: Wasem Alsabbegh

Wasem Alsabbagh received his bachelor of science in pharmacy from Damascus University, Syria in 2000. He received his Pharmacy Examining Board of Canada (PEBC) and Ontario pharmacist licence in 2006 and practised as a hospital pharmacist until 2008 when he started his PhD from the University of Saskatchewan. He received his PhD in pharmacoepidemiology and […]

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 […]