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;


Discussion Panel - Covenant Health 11th annual Research Day, February 11th, 2016:

"Resilience-patient, practitioner, and community, and the potential for transforming health and health care delivery"

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Research News

New Funding Opportunities from Grand Challenges Canada

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Grand Challenges Canada, funded by the Government of Canada, has two new open funding opportunities open to applicants in low and middle income countries and Canada.
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Health Evidence: Searching for review evidence just got even easier!

Wednesday, June 01, 2016

Health Evidence™ has a new look! The online repository of 4,600+ quality-rated public health relevant reviews has implemented website updates to improve the user experience.
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N2 and CITI Canada announce release of new Privacy course

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

N2 and CITI Canada are pleased to announce the launch of the “Introductory Course on Privacy and Security for Personal Health Information in the Canadian Health Research Environment.”
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Update on implementation of Vanessa's Law

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

The Protecting Canadians from Unsafe Drugs Act (Vanessa's Law) introduces a new power to require certain healthcare institutions to report serious adverse drug reactions and medical device incidents. Health Canada is currently seeking feedback, open until July 11th, 2016.
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Celebrating nurse-researchers for Nursing Week

Monday, May 09, 2016

Did you know that nurses led forty-one research projects at Covenant Health over the past five years!
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Call for Abstracts for Inner City Health and Wellness Symposium

Friday, April 29, 2016

The Inner City Health and Wellness Symposium will be held June 13th, 2016 at the Royal Alexandra Hospital in Edmonton, AB.
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Research Events

IIQM Master Class Series: Photovoice as more than just an arts and crafts project - rigorous approaches to thematic analysis and dissemination

Thursday, July 14, 2016

Dr. Linda Liebenberg

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Health Policy Speaker Series: Observations on Value-Based Health Care

Tuesday, July 19, 2016
Edmonton , Alberta

Omar Ishrak Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Medtronic

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IIQM Master Class Series: Focus groups - planning for success

Thursday, August 18, 2016

David L Morgan

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Moving Forward in Wound Management Conference: Engaging learners, motivating change, and inspiring action

Thursday, September 08, 2016
Edmonton , Alberta

Keynote Speaker: Heather L. Orstead

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International School on Research Impact Assessment

Monday, September 19, 2016
Melbourne , Australia

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IIQM Master Class Series: The four voices of qualitative data analysis software

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Dr. Kristi Jackson

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