Join Canada’s cancer research community at the 2019 Canadian Cancer Research Conference!

Mark your calendars for the Canadian Cancer Research Conference taking place November 3 to 5, 2019 in Ottawa, Ontario. Hosted by the Canadian Cancer Research Alliance, this three-day event brings together researchers, clinicians, decision-makers, and trainees at all stages of their career. Abstract Submission for the 2019 CCRC will open (more…)

CADTH Call for Advisory and Expert Committee Nominations

CADTH has released a Call for Nominations for its advisory and expert committees. This is an exciting opportunity for those interested in supporting health care decision-makers to make informed choices about health technologies. The nomination process runs to Friday, April 26, 2019. We are seeking the following role to sit (more…)

Now Recruiting: Health Economist, Cancer Care Ontario

To Apply Click Here The Pharmacoeconomics Research Unit is a research team that supports Cancer Care Ontario with timely, high quality, and relevant information to inform drug funding decisions.  The Unit plays an important role in assisting policy-makers and implementers with their health economics needs by conducting, evaluating and explaining (more…)

PhD Opportunity: The use of Health Technology Assessment in publicly funded health systems

The Faculty of Health at Dalhousie University is inviting applications to consider entry into Dalhousie’s PhD Health program. This is an exciting opportunity to work with Dr. W. Dominika Wranik in the area of Health Technology Assessment, with particular focus on the application of HTA to policy questions in publicly (more…)

Funding Fair and Sustainable Cancer Programs and Services in British Columbia: A Deliberative Public Engagement

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Research Participation Wanted – Patients & Survivors of Colorectal Cancer

Please help ARCC Researcher Mary de Vera understand the information needs of patients and survivors of colorectal cancer if possible! Dr. Mary de Vera of the University of British Columbia is taking on the cancer she herself was treated for – read more about her story in the Globe and (more…)

CONNECT Study is recruiting patients and survivors of colorectal cancer

Share Your Voice! We are helping promote a research study conducted at the University of British Columbia by Dr. Mary De Vera, who is a survivor of colorectal cancer. Mary was awarded an ARCC Seed Grant in support of this work, and we are happy to see the project is (more…)

Call for Nominations – Chair of the Ontario Cancer Research Ethics Board

The Ontario Cancer Research Ethics Board (OCREB) Advisory Committee, on behalf of the Board of Directors of the Ontario Institute for Cancer Research (OICR), is calling for nominations for the Chair of OCREB. The position is part-time (up to two days per week) and would take effect September 1, 2019. (more…)

Postdoctoral Fellowship: UBC, Health Sciences Collaboration for Outcomes Research and Evaluation (CORE)

EXPLAIN-yCRC is a project funded by Canadian Institute of Health Research that is led by Dr. Mary De Vera. The project involves linkage of British Columbia’s rich data resources including a population-based cancer registry and administrative health databases on outpatient visits, hospitalizations, vital statistics, and all prescriptions to conduct epidemiologic, (more…)

Webinar – Health Economics for Non-Economists, Friday Oct. 26th @ 1:00pm EST

ARCC Methods Webinar – Add this meeting to your Calendar (iCal) Topic of presentation Health Economics for Non-Economists Date & Time Friday October 26, 2018 1:00pm – 2:00pm (EST) 10:00am – 11:00pm (PST) 2:00pm – 3:00pm (AT) Presenters Ms. Jaclyn Beca, Manager – Pharmacoeconomics Research Unit, Cancer Care Ontario Mr. (more…)