Entries by Rebecca.Mercer@cancercare.on.ca

CPAC Cancer Guidelines Database

Access quality cancer guidelines from a single Canadian source With evidence constantly expanding in the health-care system, it can be challenging to find up-to-date, high-quality evidence to support cancer care decisions. The Canadian Partnership Against Cancer manages the Cancer Guidelines Database (CGD) to help address this need. It is a (more…)

Pre-Announcement: Chair of Excellence in Research in HSS : Health democracy/empowerment in oncology

The French National Cancer Institute (INCa), Aix-Marseille University, the Paoli-Calmettes Institute (IPC) and the SESSTIM research unit are opening a University Chair in Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS) applied to cancer. The general objective of this Chair is to develop research programs in HSS on empowerment or health democracy in (more…)

Canadian Harkness Fellowships: Application Deadline Nov 11

Application Deadline: November 11, 2019 The Canadian Harkness Fellowship Award enables the best and brightest Canadian thinkers and leaders to participate in the Harkness Fellowships in Health Care Policy and Practice, a core program of The Commonwealth Fund’s International Program in Health Policy and Innovation. The Commonwealth Fund, in collaboration with CFHI, (more…)

Survey for Health Professionals: Cancer Rehabilitation and Survivorship Institute – Needs Assessment

Dr. Jennifer Jones, and the Cancer Rehabilitation and Survivorship team, invite you to participate in a survey that will inform the development of a multidisciplinary and comprehensive Cancer Rehabilitation Training Institute. To ensure that the proposed Institute meets the needs of its prospective learners, your feedback will inform the development (more…)

SFU Seeking Instructor for Principles of Health Economics, Spring 2020

The Faculty of Health Sciences at SFU is seeking an instructor for HSCI 306-Principles of Health Economics for the spring 2020 term (January 6 to April 30) at the Burnaby campus.  For more information about this and other available positions as well as application instructions, please check here: http://www.sfu.ca/fhs/about/employment-opportunities/sessional-code-instructors.html Closing (more…)