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

Need for a pan-Canadian clinical trials organization prompts on-line survey

Friday, May 19, 2017

Participate in an on-line survey on Canada's need for a pan-Canadian clinical trials organization
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NESHW launches website

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

The Network of Excellence in Seniors' Health and Wellness (NESHW) has launched a new website
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Research Ethics Office upgrades REMO application

Thursday, April 27, 2017

University of Alberta's Research Ethics Office is upgrading the REMO human research ethics application form
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Public comments on proposed changes to TCPS2 now available for viewing

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Public comments on proposed changes to Tri-Council Policy Statement, Version 2 (TCPS2) are now available for viewing
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Clinical Trials Awareness Week runs from May 1st to 5th

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Clinical Trials Awareness Week runs from May 1st to 5th. Clinical trials are important to health research. Trials are conducted with patients and healthy volunteers to answer important questions. There are a number of ways you can celebrate Clinical Trials Awareness Week!
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Help inform Health Canada's Initiative to Streamline Clinical Trials (ISCT)

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Please help streamline clinical trails in Canada by completing a survey to inform Health Canada's Initiative to Streamline Clinical Trials (ISCT)
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Research Events

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

Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Edmonton , Alberta

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Thinking Qualitatively Workshop Series

Monday, June 19, 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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Conversations Matter - Advance Care Planning and End of Life Care Conference

Wednesday, September 06, 2017
Banff , Alberta

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Qualitative Health Research Conference - Public Engagement & Qualitative Health Research

Thursday, October 19, 2017
Quebec City , Quebec

Keynote: Drs. Claudia Mitchel, Ivy Bourgeault, and Stefan Timmermans

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The Palliative Care Journey: Walking Together

Monday, October 23, 2017
Edmonton , Alberta

Plenary Speakers: Amanda J Brisebois MSc MD; Sara Davison MSc MD; David Moores MD; and Jessica Simon MD.

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