Entries by Rebecca.Mercer@cancercare.on.ca

Do the American Society of Clinical Oncology Value Framework and the European Society of Medical Oncology Magnitude of Clinical Benefit Scale Measure the Same Construct of Clinical Benefit?

In a recent paper published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology and supported by ARCC, researchers examined whether the ASCO Value Framework and the ESMO Magnitude of Clinical Benefit Scale measure similar constructs of clinical benefit. They also looked at how both relate to quality-adjusted life-years, and funding recommendations in (more…)

Knowledge Broker – Canadian Partnership Against Cancer

Location: Toronto (Downtown) Status: Full-Time Posting date: October 6, 2017 Closing Date: October 30, 2017 Overview of Role: Reporting to the Manager, Knowledge Mobilization Strategy, the Knowledge Broker is accountable for the application of implementation science and practice in supporting the uptake of evidence and knowledge mobilization strategies across our partners (more…)

CIHR – Operating Grant: Secondary Data Analysis for Cancer Prevention and Control

Click here to view this opportunity on CIHR’s websiteCIHR and other funding agencies have invested in the establishment of cohorts and databases. These cohorts and databases house high quality health systems and patient data sets and/or biospecimens. As such, there exists a wealth of information that has the potential to (more…)

Early HTA Funding Opportunity – BioCanRx

Additional details about how you can apply to this program can be found online at https://biocanrx.com/research/research-program/research-funding/application-process-and-instructions *TARGETED FUNDING CALL: BioCanRx is pleased to announce that the next call for applications is now open in the Clinical, Social & Economic Impact (CSEI) program. At this time, BioCanRx is placing highest priority on the intake (more…)

CIHR Travel Awards (Trainee) – Deadline July 25, 2017

Travel Awards – Institute Community Support (Summer 2017) CIHR-ICR will provide funding for Trainees only (persons registered in a master’s or doctoral program or at the post-doctoral or post-health professional degree stage) to present their own research (oral or poster), relevant to the Institute’s mandate or strategic priorities, at national (more…)