PMPRB Stakeholder Consultation

The Patented Medicine Prices Review Board (PMPRB) invites stakeholders to comment on three proposed amendments to the new PMPRB Guidelines related to the decision to delay the coming-into-force date of the Regulations Amending the Patented Medicines Regulations (“Regulations”) a further six months, from July 1, 2021 to January 1, 2022.  (more…)

2021 Canadian Cancer Research Conference – Abstract deadline July 5

The Canadian Cancer Research Conference provides an excellent opportunity to present research to the cancer community. Abstract submissions from the entire spectrum of research topics are welcome. Trainees (undergraduate students, graduate students, and postdoctoral fellows) and new principal investigators are encouraged to present their work.  Call for Abstracts Abstract submissions for (more…)

2021 CADTH Symposium – Call for Abstracts

CADTH is now accepting abstracts for workshops, panels, debates, breakfast sessions, oral presentations, and posters for the 2021 CADTH Symposium to be held online on November 2, 3, and 4. This year’s theme is Uncertain Times, Imperfect Evidence, and the Imperative to Act. Learn more about the theme. Abstracts must (more…)

PMPRB Report: Alignment Among Public Formularies in Canada, Part 2: Oncology Medicines

Visit https://www.canada.ca/en/patented-medicine-prices-review/services/npduis/analytical-studies/formularies-part2-oncology-medicines.html to read the full report from Canada’s Patented Medicine Pricing Review Board (PMPRB). The current report, Part 2 in the Alignment of Public Formularies in Canada series, addresses the public coverage of oncology medicines reviewed by the Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health’s (CADTH) interim Joint Oncology Drug Review (more…)

Sr. Manager – Research, Canadian Cancer Society

To apply online please visit https://bit.ly/30ctwYX JOB OVERVIEW The Senior Manager, Research provides essential senior level support to Research leadership in the assessment and interpretation of CCS’s research investments and funding statistics in order to facilitate strategic planning and execution. The Senior Manager, Research will oversee the interpretation and communication (more…)

Request for EOI: Assessing the safety and effectiveness of current and future SARS-CoV-2 vaccines deployed in Canada

The Canadian Vaccine Surveillance Reference Group (VSRG), in partnership with the COVID-19 Immunity Task Force (CITF), and with the support of the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC), is inviting the Canadian research community to apply for funding to assess the safety and effectiveness of current and future SARS-CoV-2 vaccines (more…)
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CPAC recruiting Expert Advisors for OncoSim Breast & OncoSim All-Cancer Working Groups

The Canadian Partnership Against Cancer is seeking two exceptional individuals to fill the position of Expert Advisors for the OncoSim Breast and OncoSim All-Cancers Working Group. The Partnership’s OncoSim microsimulation model is a sophisticated, world-class decision support tool that has informed many cancer control policies across Canada. The Expert Advisors (more…)

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…)

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…)

Call for Expressions of Interest: Indigenous Leadership Circle in Research

The three federal granting councils and the Canadian Foundation for Innovation (TC3+) are recruiting First Nations, Inuit and Métis Peoples’ members to join the newly created Indigenous Leadership in Research Circle. The Circle will advise and support the TC3+ during the implementation of their joint strategic plan for strengthening Indigenous (more…)