Northwood’s 4th Annual Research Symposium, “Research in Ageing: Continuing Care and Beyond” will be held June 13, 2014 at the Holiday Inn Harbourview, Dartmouth Nova Scotia. For more information including how to register, click here.
The Canadian Association for Health Services and Policy Research (CAHSPR)’s annual conference is Canada’s largest gathering of health care policy makers, managers, researchers, students and stakeholders. Held at a different location every year, it is attended by 600+ delegates annually. Don’t miss out on the chance to feature your work.
The theme of this year’s conference is “Convergence of Health Policy and Evidence – Bridge Over Troubled Water.”
The conference will take place from May 12-15, 2014 at the Hilton Toronto. For further registration details, click here.
To view our updated list of Frequently Asked Questions regarding the NSHRF's new Grants Management System (GMS) platform and Operating Grants, click here.
The NSHRF is pleased to announce that it’s REAL Knowledge Program will be providing funding for up to three successful students from Nova Scotia* to attend the Knowledge Translation (KT) Canada Summer Institute (SI).
Held in Quebec City from June 9-11, 2014, the purpose of this SI is to provide participants with the opportunity to increase their understanding of knowledge translation research as well as opportunities and challenges in this field. The SI will provide participants with the chance to network with colleagues including national and international KT experts. The theme of the 2014 SI is “Knowledge Translation for 4 Ps (patients, providers, public and policymakers”.
The SI is free for trainees and costs $1000 for junior faculty (covers registration, accommodation for 2 nights, course materials and food associated with the SI). Junior faculty is defined as new faculty or any faculty new to KT.
Deadline for applications is March 14, 2014. For further application details, click here.
The NSHRF’s REAL Knowledge Program will be covering the cost for up to three successful applicants from Nova Scotia. To learn more, contact George Collier, Manager, REAL Knowledge Program.
*students from Nova Scotia are considered to be those that are enrolled at Nova Scotia universities or academic institutions and engaged in research activities relevant to the NSHRF mandate.
Each year, the Institute of Health Services and Policy Research (IHSPR) recognizes leaders in the health services and policy research community. From trainees to senior investigators, IHSPR celebrates researchers who are making a difference.
These opportunities include:
CIHR-IHSPR Article of the Year ($10,000): The Article of the Year Award recognizes published research that has significantly contributed to the advancement of the field of health services and policy research in Canada. To apply, click here.
CIHR-IHSPR Rising Star Award ($1,000): The Rising Star Award recognizes the research excellence or innovative knowledge translation initiatives of graduate students (Masters, PhD and Post-doctoral fellows). To apply, click here.