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. 

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Research News

The Digital, Inclusive, Virtual, and Equitable Research Training in Mental Health Platform is launching!

Monday, November 21, 2022

Digital, Inclusive, Virtual, and Equitable Research Training (DIVERT) is a transdisciplinary mental health online training platform dedicated to changing the course of mental health research and practice in Canada with children, youth and their families.
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New MITACS Resources and Support for Professors and Researchers

Monday, November 21, 2022

Are you interested in applying for trainee funding support from MITACS?
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University of Alberta Institutional Research Data Management Strategy Town Hall Meetings

Monday, November 21, 2022

Launched in Spring 2021, the Tri-Agency Research Data Management (RDM) Policy requires all Canadian post-secondary institutions seeking to administer Tri-Agency funds to have developed a publicly available institutional RDM strategy by March 01, 2023.
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CIHR survey on ableism and barriers to accessibility in the health research funding system

Tuesday, November 01, 2022

We know that there are barriers to accessibility that make it harder for some people, including people with disabilities, to take part in health research. We also know that ableism happens in the health research funding system.
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The University of Alberta has joined Genomics England

Monday, October 31, 2022

Researchers at the University of Alberta are now able to access the Genomics England research collaboration.
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New Clinical Trials Office (CTO) at University of Alberta

Monday, October 31, 2022

The Vice-President Research and Innovation Office (VPRIO) and the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry (FoMD) have agreed to consolidate and coordinate all clinical trial supports and oversight to increase research success, simplify access to support, and create more efficient processes.
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Research Events

Parental adiposity and the mechanisms affecting maternal metabolism and fetoplacental development: How do we translate these concepts to the public?

Wednesday, December 07, 2022
Edmonton

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CADTH Symposium Call for Abstracts

Friday, December 16, 2022

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7th World Conference on Qualitative Research

Wednesday, January 25, 2023
Algarve, Portugal (Hybrid Event)

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Canadian Arthritis Research Conference (CARC)

Wednesday, February 15, 2023

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World Hospital at Home congress

Thursday, March 30, 2023
Barcelona, Spain

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2023 CADTH Symposium: Shaping Future-Ready Health Systems

Tuesday, May 16, 2023
Ottawa , ON

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