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…)

New Publication: The economic burden of cancer care in Canada: a population-based cost study

The Canadian Centre for Applied Research in Cancer Control (ARCC) is proud to share work led by one of our HTA Program Leads, Dr. Claire de Oliveira, and funded by ARCC. The economic burden of cancer care in Canada: a population-based cost study has been released today, Thursday January 4th 2018, by CMAJ (more…)

ON Researchers – CCO Research Funding 2018/2019

  CCO is calling for proposals from investigators, scientists and clinicians to undertake research projects in a number of priority areas. View the full announcement here Application Deadline: Monday, January 22, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. EST Funds Available: Total funding available for the 2018/19 competition varies by the four CCO (more…)

The Institute for Clinical and Economic Review is recruiting! (Boston, MA)

ICER is a trusted non-profit organization that evaluates evidence on the value of medical tests, treatments and delivery system innovations and moves that evidence into action to improve the health care system.  To accomplish this goal ICER performs analyses on effectiveness and costs; develops reports using innovative methods that make (more…)

CIHR-PHSI program invests more than $5.4M in health services research for cancer

The results for the 2017 CIHR-PHSI for Cancer Control research have been formally announced, and ARCC is proud to have significant involvement in the work to come. Four of the six announced projects are led by ARCC members, including projects headed by both ARCC co-directors. This represents a significant investment by (more…)

Dr. Craig Earle announced as new Vice-President, Cancer Control with CPAC

re-posted from  http://www.partnershipagainstcancer.ca/new-vice-president-cancer-control/ The Canadian Partnership Against Cancer (the Partnership) has announced the appointment of Dr. Craig Earle as Vice-President, Cancer Control effective November 1, 2017. “The Partnership is privileged to have Dr. Earle bring his breadth of experience across both the Canadian and American cancer systems along with his passion (more…)