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;

 

Registration is open - Covenant Health 12th annual Research Day, February 7th, 2017:

"My life in a petri-dish - Covenant Health as a living lab"

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Research News

Call for poster abstracts, for 17th annual Mary O'Connor Palliative and Hospice Care Conference

Tuesday, December 06, 2016

New call for poster abstracts, for the upcoming Mary O'Connor Palliative and Hospice Care Conference
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BCCRIN, CCTCC and N2 ask for research participant experiences and feedback

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Have you ever been asked to participate in a clinical trial? Researchers need your feedback.
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Health Canada invites public and stakeholder feedback on Regulatory Transparency and Openness Framework.

Wednesday, November 09, 2016

Health Canada posted public and stakeholder surveys to evaluate progress under the Regulatory Transparency and Openness Framework (launched April, 2014).
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Proposed revisions to TCPS2 open for public consultation

Friday, October 14, 2016

Proposed revisions to the Tri-council Policy Statement version 2 (TCPS2): Ethical conduct for research involving humans are open for public consultation.
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Learn rationale for the global movement to publish the results for all clinical trials

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Learn rationale for the global movement to publish the results for all clinical trials by watching a TEDx Madrid talk by Sile Lane on "The hidden side of clinical trials".
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CHAIN launches 5 new special interest groups

Monday, October 10, 2016

CHAIN launches 5 new special interest groups under CHAIN Technologies subgroup, including Regenerative Medicine; Telecare, telemedicine, teleconsulting; Bio-technical and adaptive devices; The use of social media; and Applied information technology.
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Research Events

My life in a petri-dish - Covenant Health as a living lab

Tuesday, February 07, 2017
Edmonton , Alberta

Plenary speaker: John C. Spence, PhD

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Research-Practice Partnerships in Action: Implementing an Evidence-Based Approach to Dementia Care

Thursday, February 09, 2017
Edmonton , Alberta

Renate Sainsbury

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POR Training Program Session 2: Models of Patient Engagement

Wednesday, March 01, 2017
Calgary , Alberta

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Accelerate Conference

Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Southampton , United Kingdom

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POR Training Program Session 3: Challenges in doing patient-oriented research

Wednesday, April 05, 2017
Edmonton , 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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