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…)

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…)

Call for submissions – Current Oncology Special Issue on Real-World Evidence

Special Issue Information Dear Colleagues, Real-world evidence (RWE) has been a popular catchphrase for the last 10 years but could be considered the re-branding of clinical data that does not meet the typical randomized phase III study criteria often included in HTA submissions. Variations in patient populations (e.g., comorbidities, genetic (more…)

CCSRC Webinar June 17th – featuring ARCC Co-Director Dr. Stuart Peacock

Adapting in Real Time: some lessons from Covid-19 and its impact on cancer patients, survivors, and health systems June 17, 2022,  1:00-2:00pm EST Objectives Gain an understanding of some of the lessons from the Covid-19 pandemic for cancer patients, survivors, and families Learn about international and Canadian evidence from cancer (more…)

CCS Health Equity Research Grants

The purpose of this funding program is to support research projects that seek to advance cancer-related health equity. Projects must be collaborative, co-created by people both affected by cancer and by structural marginalization, and designed to address the systemic, structural, and institutional factors that sustain health disparities in Canada. Applications (more…)

CCS Awards for Excellence in Cancer Research – Inclusive Excellence Prize nominations open until June 15, 2022

The Canadian Cancer Society has recognized individuals who have made, and are making, valuable contributions to the cancer research ecosystem in Canada since 1993 through our Awards for Excellence in Cancer Research. Several months ago, they launched the 2021 call for nominations for the six prizes offered by CCS, and (more…)

CADTH Call For Nominations

CADTH is seeking nominations for its expert and advisory committees. They are currently accepting applications from individuals with significant expertise in the Canadian health care system who are interested in helping support health care decision-makers in making informed choices about health technologies. In total, CADTH is seeking 16 new members (more…)

Recruiting Participants: Share your views on how oncology treatment decisions are made

Are you a cancer patient or caregiver interested in sharing your perspective on how oncology treatment decisions are made? Researchers at the University of Calgary are conducting a study to understand the experiences of participants when it comes to cancer treatment decision making. Participation in this study is completely voluntary (more…)