Entries by Rebecca.Mercer@cancercare.on.ca

Innovative Approaches to Optimal Cancer Care in Canada – Abstract Submission Open

Submit your Abstract for the Innovative Approaches to Optimal Cancer Care in Canada, taking place April 7-8, 2017 in Toronto, Ontario. This is a one-of-a-kind opportunity to connect with cancer care colleagues from across Canada and learn about innovative approaches to enhance the quality of care. This conference is targeted to clinicians, leaders, and key stakeholders in cancer control in Canada. Through (more…)

POGO Research Talk – Fri. Oct. 7, in-person and online options

Location: POGO Boardroom, 1014- 480 University Ave, Toronto, webinar connection details below the description Come join the POGO Research Unit for a talk by Dr. Karen J. Wernli, Assistant Investigator, Group Health Research Institute, Seattle Washington. Title: What is the current state of end of life care in adolescent and young (more…)

Second Panel on Cost-Effectiveness in Health and Medicine

Sanders GD, Neumann PJ, Basu A, et al. Recommendations for Conduct, Methodological Practices, and Reporting of Cost-effectiveness Analyses: Second Panel on Cost-Effectiveness in Health and Medicine. JAMA. 2016;316(10):1093-1103. Click here to access full-text online In 1996, the initial panel on cost effectiveness in health and medicine published its findings emphasizing (more…)

BioCanRx: Funding Opportunities

BioCanRx: Funding Opportunities  ​BioCanRx has set the next intake date for funding applications in ​their rolling, open call process. BioCanRx builds on past and ongoing investments in the area of cancer biotherapeutics that have a clear path to, or are ready for, clinical trials. ​The network is strengthening Canada’s ability to translate the unfolding promise of immune-based (more…)

ICBP – Call for Expressions of Interest

Investigating how variations in patient pathways and the organisation of health systems impact on international differences in cancer outcomes The International Cancer Benchmarking Partnership (ICBP) is calling for expressions of interest from teams, consortia or collaborations with expertise in a range of specialities including statistical and qualitative analysis, health systems (more…)

Post-Doctoral Fellow position at St. Michael’s Hospital, Toronto, ON

Position:  Postdoctoral Fellow Organization: St. Michael’s Hospital Department:  Surgery/Oncology Health Services Research Status: Temporary Full time (2 years) Salary: Competitive Position Overview We are seeking a postdoctoral fellow to join our research team in Dr. Nancy Baxter’s Health Services Research Unit, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute St. Michael’s Hospital. The (more…)