CAHSPR is seeking the 2023 Article of the Year

In continued partnership, the Canadian Institutes of Health Research – Institute of Health Services and Policy Research (CIHR-IHSPR) and Canadian Association for Health Services and Policy Research (CAHSPR) are pleased to launch the annual competition, Article of the Year, to recognize ground-breaking health services and policy research published in a (more…)

CADTH Recognition Awards – Nominations Now Open!

CADTH is now accepting nominations for the 2023 CADTH Recognition Awards. These 2 awards recognize achievement and excellence in Canada’s health technology assessment (HTA) community. The Dr. Jill M. Sanders Award of Excellence in Health Technology Assessment recognizes individuals whose lasting contributions and career achievements have significantly advanced the field (more…)

Help establish research priorities for AYA Cancer in Canada

Researchers at the University of Calgary have partnered with AYA CAN to lead a priority setting partnership (PSP). The PSP will establish a new research agenda for adolescent and young adult (AYA) cancer in Canada. They are recruiting members to serve on a Steering Committee to guide the project. Committee (more…)

BioCanRx – Summer Studentship – Call for Applications

The call for BioCanRx Summer Studentship applications is now open. These awards will provide funding for up to 13 undergraduate or college students to work with BioCanRx Network investigators conducting novel cancer biotherapeutics research. The award provides $9,000 CAD in salary support for a student to work on a project (more…)

2023 CCRA Awards – Call for Nominations

Are you or someone you know a prospective nominee for one of CCRA’s achievement awards? We are calling for nominations for our 2023 cycle and welcome your nominations! The CCRA Awards, initiated in 2011, recognize and celebrate on a biennial basis the outstanding contributions of individuals who have had a (more…)

Recruiting: Ohlson Professor of Head and Neck Health Services Research, Department of Surgery, Cumming School of Medicine

Position Description The Department of Surgery, in the Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, invite applications for a tenure track appointment as the Ohlson Professor of Head and Neck Health Services Research at the Assistant Professor level. This position includes a joint appointment in the Department of Community Health (more…)

CADTH Launches Consultation on Real-World Evidence Reporting Guidance

CADTH, on behalf of the Real-World Evidence Steering Committee, has launched a public consultation to solicit feedback on a pan-Canadian guidance document that will inform the use of real-world evidence (RWE) that may be submitted for consideration in regulatory and reimbursement decision-making. Click here to find out more and participate directly (more…)

New Release: Canadian Cancer Statistics: A 2022 special report on cancer prevalence

Developed in collaboration with the Canadian Cancer Society, Statistics Canada and the Public Health Agency of Canada, with data provided by provincial and territorial cancer registries and analyses completed by Statistics Canada and the Canadian Partnership Against Cancer, this publication provides estimates of cancer prevalence by cancer type, sex, age, (more…)

Article: A perspective on life-cycle health technology assessment and real-world evidence for precision oncology in Canada

Regier, D.A., Pollard, S., McPhail, M. et al. A perspective on life-cycle health technology assessment and real-world evidence for precision oncology in Canada. npj Precis. Onc. 6, 76 (2022). This important new article from CLEO is hot off the press (October 25, 2022) and was supported in part by ARCC, as well as Genome (more…)

New Opportunity – Lead, Canadian Cancer Real World Evaluation Platform

For full details or to apply online click here The Lead will play a critical role managing the day-to-day operations of the CCRE platform. The Lead will oversee the management of individual projects by determining project milestones; resourcing, scheduling and tracking project progress; managing project budgets, contracts and agreements; and (more…)