Research Centre
Research Centre

Dedicated to promoting innovation and inquiry...

The Covenant Health Research Centre is dedicated to promoting innovation, facilitating inquiry, developing partnerships, and integrating research into practice in alignment with Covenant Health’s Mission, Vision, Values and strategic directions.

Our Strategic Focus

Vulnerable Populations, including Addictions and Mental Health Services, Seniors Health, Rural Health, as well as Palliative and End of Life Care;

 

Poster session at Research Day 2017.

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Research News

QHR Conference issues a call for abstracts

Monday, April 10, 2017

The 23rd annual Qualitative Health Research Conference has issued a call for abstracts.
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HREBA streamlines and simplifies ethics review fees

Friday, March 31, 2017

Effective July 1st, the Health Research Ethics Board of Alberta (HREBA) will streamline and simplify ethics review fees for industry sponsored studies
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First issue of Fast Track Impact magazine published

Monday, March 06, 2017

The first issue of the Fast Track Impact magazine was published and is available on-line.
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Presentations and abstracts from 12th Covenant Health Research Day 2017 posted

Friday, February 24, 2017

Presentations and abstracts from the 12th Covenant Health Research Day 2017 entitled "My life in a petri-dish - Covenant Health as a living lab" are now posted.
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Call for abstracts opened for Advance Care Planning & End of Life Care Conference

Thursday, February 09, 2017

The International Society of Advance Care Planning & End of Life Care has issued a call for abstracts for their upcoming conference to be held on September 6th to 9th, 2017 in Banff, Alberta.
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CCTCC & Health Canada release response to CCTCC REB WG FRs

Thursday, February 02, 2017

The Canadian Clinical Trials Coordinating Centre (CCTCC) and Health Canada have released a joint response to CCTCC Research Ethics Boards (REBs) Working Group (WG) Final Recommendations (FRs)
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Research Events

Palliative Care: Deepening the Human Experience

Monday, April 24, 2017
Calgary , Alberta

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2017 Reverse Trade Show

Tuesday, May 02, 2017
Calgary , Alberta

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POR Training Program Session 4: Innovative methods for patient-oriented research PART 1: Identifying patient priorities of patient-oriented research

Wednesday, May 03, 2017
Calgary , Alberta

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iRSM Research Forum

Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Edmonton , Alberta

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Session 5: Innovative methods for patient-oriented research part 2 - PREMS and PROMS

Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Edmonton , Alberta

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Summer Institute 2017 - Working Together, A Spotlight on Patient-Oriented Research

Sunday, June 25, 2017
Edmonton , Alberta

Featuring: Simon Denegri, National Institute for Health Research & INVOLVE, UK; Dr. Jose Merino, British Medical Journal; and Dr. Kirsten Patrick, Canadian Medical Association Journal.

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