Only Days remain to submit your work to #ARCC2023!

This is a reminder that abstract submission for ARCC2023 will close on Friday June 9th, 2023 – submit your work as a virtual poster, virtual oral, or panel presentation today and join us in September. A copy of abstract submission guidelines is available online clicking here. Did you have a (more…)

CADTH Call for Nominations – Board of Directors

CADTH is seeking nominations for its Board of Directors, and 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 decisions about health technologies. In total, they are (more…)

#CCRC2023 – Abstract Submission is Now Open!

The Canadian Cancer Research Alliance (CCRA) is now accepting abstract submissions for the 2023 Canadian Cancer Research Conference (#CCRC2023), to be held November 12-14, 2023. Join other leading cancer researchers from across disciplines in Halifax, or virtually, this fall. Held every two years, this conference is the preeminent opportunity to (more…)

2023 PIP Research Grant Competition for Postdoctoral Fellows

As part of its commitment to patient engagement in cancer research, the Canadian Cancer Research Alliance (CCRA) is releasing its second funding opportunity as part of its Patient Involvement in Cancer Research Program (PIP). Integrated with the biennial Canadian Cancer Research Conference (CCRC), PIP provides patient partners with an opportunity to learn about leading-edge (more…)

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…)