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

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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The CHRC issues a Call for Abstracts

Friday, September 30, 2016

The Covenant Health Research Centre (CHRC) invites abstracts to be considered for presentation at the Covenant Health Research Day titled: "My life in a petri dish – Covenant Health as a living lab"
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Research Events

Canada's health care at the crossroads

Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Edmonton , Alberta

Ken Spears, Canadian Country Direction and Regional Vice President of Boston Scientific, and member of MEDEC's Board of Directors

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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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