PMPRB: Your chance to comment on 2 proposed amendments to PMPRB Guidelines

The Patented Medicine Prices Review Board (PMPRB) invites stakeholders to comment on two proposed consequential amendments to the new PMPRB Guidelines resulting from the decision to delay the coming-into-force date of the Regulations Amending the Patented Medicines Regulations (“Regulations”) a further six months, from January 1, 2021 to July 1, (more…)
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Program Manager, Funded Initiatives, First Nations, Inuit

The Canadian Partnership Against Cancer is seeking a Program Manager, Funded Initiatives, First Nations, Inuit. Posting Date: January 11, 2021 Closing Date: January 25, 2021 For full details and to apply online Click Here The Program Manager, Funded Initiatives, First Nations, Inuit,  supports the Strategic Partnerships Division in carrying out projects and initiatives (more…)

Now Open: the 2021 CIHR Health System Impact (HSI) Fellowship

Application Deadline: 2021-02-18 Funding Start Date: 2021-09-01 Full details can be found by clicking here Description The Health System Impact (HSI) Fellowship (for doctoral trainees and post-doctoral fellows) provides highly-qualified doctoral trainees and post-doctoral fellows studying health services and policy research (HSPR), or related fields, a unique opportunity to apply (more…)

AACR Cancer Disparities Research Fellowships

The American Association for Cancer Research is inviting applications for the AACR Cancer Disparities Research Fellowships . There are no citizenship or geographic requirements. These fellowships encourage and support postdoctoral or clinical research fellows to conduct cancer disparities research and to establish a successful career path in this field. Grant: $120,000 (more…)

Canadian Cancer Statistics: A 2020 special report on lung cancer

The recently released 2020 special report on lung cancer provides statistics on lung cancer incidence, mortality, survival and prevalence in Canada. Where relevant, statistics are presented by sex, age, geography, stage, histology and time. The report also includes contextual information about lung cancer prevention, screening, treatment, disparities and stigma. This special report (more…)

Recruiting: Research Associate – Child Health & Evaluative Sciences, The Hospital for Sick Children

View this position & Apply on the Sickkids Website The Child Health and Evaluative Sciences (CHES) program at the Hospital for Sick Children is seeking a Research Associate. CHES is a team of multidisciplinary faculty and staff with a core mission to conduct and translate research findings into clinical practice (more…)

Responses to Stakeholder Feedback re: CanREValue Interim Policy Report now available!

As part of a broader engagement strategy, the CanREValue Collaboration has launched a stakeholder consultation process. Earlier in 2020, the CanREValue Collaboration undertook public stakeholder consultation regarding the Interim Policy Report developed by the CanREValue Working Groups. From this consultation, we received 21 constructive submissions from a diverse set of (more…)

Recruiting: The Ottawa Hospital – Jr. Health Economist

Posting Date: October 19, 2020 Closing Date: October 28, 2020 For full details and to apply on-line, please visit http://www.ohri.ca/Careers/Details.aspx?CareerID=1483 Job Description: Duties and Responsibilities: • Design and undertake health economic analyses of health care interventions using various methods such as state-transition, microsimulation, and discrete event simulation models as well as regression analyses, (more…)

Ontario Drug Policy Research Network – Student Training Program

Find out more online at https://odprn.ca/about-the-odprn/student-training-program/ The ODPRN Student Training Program aims to engage with students to develop capacity in drug policy research in Ontario. Trainees involved in this one-year collaborative program will work towards obtaining a drug policy training research certificate through the ODPRN. Through this program, trainees will (more…)