The Canadian Centre for Applied Research in Cancer Control

Travel Awards Available: CCS and CIHR

Two important Travel Award competitions are now accepting applications to defray the travel costs associated with making a scientific presentation as a first author or presenter at a conference, symposium or other appropriate professional meeting. While primarily targeted to trainees, funding is also available in some cases for post-doctoral and (more…)

ARCC Researchers Awarded High Honours in June 2018!

The Canadian Centre for Applied Research in Cancer Control is proud to recognize the outstanding achievements of two members of the ARCC-BC team, Ms. Deirdre Weymann and Dr. Dean Regier. In Early June, ARCC Health Economist Deirdre Weymann was awarded top honours at HTAi’s 2018 Meeting in Vancouver, winning best oral (more…)

Research Fellow Opportunity – Australian National University

The Department of Health Services Research and Policy at the Australian National University, Canberra, Australia, is seeking to appoint two Research Fellows. This is an excellent opportunity for two highly motivated researchers to join and make a significant contribution to a growing and vibrant multidisciplinary team of health economists and health service researchers, to (more…)
The Canadian Centre for Applied Research in Cancer Control

Announcing the Patient Oriented Seed Grant Competition Winners

ARCC is very proud to announce the winners of our 2018 Seed Grant competition. The focus of this competition was patient-oriented research, and we are extremely impressed by the diverse group of applications we received from all across the country.  We look forward to sharing results from the work of (more…)

Call for Expressions of Interest: CCO Clinical Lead – Patient Reported Outcomes & Symptom Management

The PROs and Symptom Management Program at Cancer Care Ontario would like to announce that Dr. Lisa Barbera will be stepping down as Provincial Clinical Lead for Patient Reported Outcomes (PROs) at CCO at the end of June. Lisa has accepted a new position as the Division Head of Radiation (more…)

2018 Call for Nominations: Advisory and Expert Committees – CADTH pCODR Expert Review Committee

CADTH has released a Call for Nominations to attract qualified candidates to join our advisory and expert committees. We are seeking multiple new members, including patient, clinician, and public members who have a range of education, experience, and skill sets from across the country. This is an exciting opportunity to (more…)

Job Opportunity: Senior Analyst (Health Economics) – Cancer Care Ontario

Click Here to Apply Online The Pharmacoeconomics Research Unit is a research team that supports Cancer Care Ontario with timely, high quality, and relevant information to inform drug funding decisions. Development of economic evidence with practical application requires use of rigorous methodology, as well as a detailed understanding of the (more…)

Research Program Manager – Health Economics Research; CLEAR @ SMH

The Centre for Excellence in Economic Analysis Research (CLEAR) at St. Michael’s Hospital is currently seeking applicants for a Research Program Manager position. Visit http://bit.ly/2ofvp4A to apply and for full position details. Closing date:29/03/18 Salary Range:$39.55 – $47.23 per hour Length of Temporary Assignment:12 months The Centre for Excellence in Economic (more…)

How Patients Experience Cancer Care in Canada: a new report from CPAC

HOW PATIENTS EXPERIENCE CANCER CARE IN CANADA: NEW REPORT A new report published by the Canadian Partnership Against Cancer illustrates the experiences of patients from the time cancer is suspected through adjusting to a “new normal” after treatment ends. This is the first in a series presenting national survey data (more…)

**Announcing the 2018 ARCC Seed Grant Competition**

ARCC is pleased to announce the launch of our 2018 Seed Grant competition! The purpose of the ARCC Seed Grant program is to provide initial ‘start-up’ funding for new or existing researchers to conduct research. The proposed research is to be in an area that is relevant to ARCC, specifically demonstrating (more…)