2017 CCRC: Register and Submit Your Abstract Today!

The Canadian Cancer Research Alliance’s next Canadian Cancer Research Conference will be held November 5-7, 2017 at the Vancouver Convention Centre. Registration Now Open! Discounted early bird registration for the conference is open until September 7, 2017. Regular registration fees apply after this date. Included with registration: Four plenary sessions, (more…)

Call for applications for CIHR-CADTH-McMaster Health System Impact post-doctoral fellowship

McMaster’s Health Policy PhD program is inviting interested PhD graduates, or near-graduates, to apply for a one-year post-doctoral fellowship in health services and policy research (HSPR) with a focus on public and patient engagement in health technology management. This impact-oriented fellowship will have the successful applicant spend half of their (more…)

CPAC 2017 CALL FOR APPLICATIONS – ADVISORY COMMITTEE MEMBERS

The Canadian Partnership against Cancer would like to inform you about a Call for Applications to attract qualified applicants to who are cancer experts, clinicians, health system experts, health professionals or patient/family representatives to apply for membership on our five new Advisory Committees. A foundational piece for the Partnership has (more…)

2017 Call for Nominations: CADTH pCODR Expert Review Committee

CADTH has released a Call for Nominations to attract qualified candidates to join our Board of Directors and advisory and expert committees.  In total we are seeking 21 new members, including patient, clinician, and public members who have a range of education, experience, and skill sets from across the country. (more…)

CADTH – Network Meta-Analysis Workshop – Feb. 22-24, 2017 – Ottawa, ON

Location: Dow’s Lake Court Conference Centre, 865 Carling Avenue, 2nd Floor, Ottawa, Ontario CADTH is pleased to present a two-day introductory workshop on network meta-analysis (NMA) — the statistical method used to compare multiple treatments and their alternatives simultaneously. Led by Dr. George Wells, a world-renowned methodologist and international expert (more…)

CADTH Recognition Awards – Deadline for Nominations Jan. 30

Do you know someone who has been a leader and champion of health technology assessment (HTA), or perhaps a rising star with the potential to significantly advance this field of research? Nominations are now being accepted for two prestigious awards for outstanding achievement in the field of HTA in Canada. (more…)

Call for Nominations: Research Advisory Council 2017, Prostate Cancer Canada

Prostate Cancer Canada has been successful in supporting important, innovative research to improve the understanding of, and the effects of prostate cancer on men. The Research Advisory Council (RAC) has played a pivotal role in this. RAC ensures Prostate Cancer Canada funds only the research that has the greatest potential (more…)

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…)

PostDoctoral Fellow – Population Data BC

Population Data BC is seeking a Postdoctoral Fellow for a two-year term, with possibility for extension, to take significant leadership in a timely applied research project that will engage with the public to reform governance of access to research resources. Developments in data, technology, researcher desires, and public expectations have (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…)