Events Calendar

Summer Institute 2020 – POSTPONED

POSTPONEMENT NOTICE - The evolving situation surrounding the risks and restrictions relating to COVID-19 has led us to the decision to postpone the Summer Institute scheduled for May 11-13, 2020. We are working to confirm future dates, and will post these as soon. In the meantime, our conference site will remain open, and the program

AbSPORU Patient Engagement Platform Journal Club

Alberta SPOR Support Unit Patient Engagement Platform Journal Club The Alberta SPOR Support Unit’s Patient Engagement Platform is hosting virtual Patient Engagement Journal Club Meeting Join us on Thursday, June 18th, 2020; 10:00pm-11:30 AM to learn and discuss patient engagement in health research! ARTICLES to be discussed: 1. “The views of patients and the public

Free

Patient Engagement Platform Services for Researchers

Patient Engagement Platform Services for Researchers Alberta SPOR Support Unit's Patient Engagement Platform invites you the information session on Patient Engagement in Health Research.If you are a researcher interested in knowing more about patient engegement in health research or have questions such as:What is patient engagement in research ?Why should I engage patients as partners

Free

2020 AbSPORU Studentships Competition – Information Session

2020 AbSPORU Studentships Competition – Information Session This orientation session is aimed at supervisors and first-year graduate students in Health Research to resolve doubts and questions related to the academic requirements and the technical aspects involved in the application to the scholarship granted by Alberta Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (AbSPORU) in partnership with Alberta Innovates.

Free

AbSPORU Patient Engagement Platform Journal Club

Alberta SPOR Support Unit Patient Engagement Platform Journal Club The Alberta SPOR Support Unit’s Patient Engagement Platform is back with the virtual Patient Engagement Journal Club Meeting Join us on Wednesday, September 23rd, 2020; 10:00 -11:30 AM to learn and discuss patient engagement in health research! ARTICLE to be discussed: Richards, D.P., Birnie, K.A., Eubanks,

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AbSPORU PEP Webinar: Canadian Common CV (CCV) for Patient Research Partners

Join us for this informative webinar co-developed to support patient, family and community research partners in completing the CIHR CCV. Co-developed by the AbSPORU Patient Engagement Platform and the CCV Patient Research Partner working group, this webinar aims to provide plain language background and guidance to the CIHR CCV and aspects of the grant application

Free

AbSPORU Virtual Institute 2020

Join us for an interactive webinar series on patient-oriented research! Build your knowledge of patient-oriented researchTypically held in-person each summer, we are moving online to bring you a Virtual Institute on patient-oriented research (POR) this fall.The AbSPORU Virtual Institute 2020 will feature a weekly series of interactive webinars, digital posters and video presentations, virtual networking

Free

Moving Evidence To Action (META) Workshop Series

Online

META is an annual workshop series hosted by the Knowledge Translation Platform in November of each year. This workshop series provides a tailored learning experience by letting participants choose from a series of half- and full-day workshops on different topics in knowledge translation, implementation, and knowledge synthesis. Participants have the flexibility to register for the

Podcasting and Patient Engagement

Podcasting and Patient Engagement Join the creators of SPORcast, Matters of Engagement, and PEP Talks for another collaborative, live interactive session where we reflect on our podcasting experiences, answer your questions, and hear your ideas!Missed our previous collaboration? Each podcast produced an episode on Storytelling! Listen here:Episode #1- https://soundcloud.com/patientengagement/engaging-in-story-telling-part-1-the-patient-story-experience-cost-or-benefitfrom-sporcastEpisode #2- https://soundcloud.com/patientengagement/engaging-in-story-telling-part-2-organizations-and-patient-stories-from-matters-of-engagementEpisode #3- https://soundcloud.com/patientengagement/engaging-in-story-telling-part-3-creating-spaces-for-storytellers

Free

AbSPORU Patient Engagement Platform Journal Club

Alberta SPOR Support Unit Patient Engagement Platform Journal ClubThe Alberta SPOR Support Unit’s Patient Engagement Platform is hosting virtual Patient Engagement Journal Club Meetings.Now you can register for all our Journal Club meetings with the same Eventbrite registration link. Join us on Third Wednesday of each month. Following is the schedule for our Journal Club

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Canadian Common CV (CCV) for Patient, Family & Community Research Partners

Join us at an upcoming webinar to learn about how you can support patient-partners in acquiring a Canadian Common CV.This webinar will provide an overview of the Canadian Common CV (CCV) workshop for Patient, Family, and Community research partners. Are you a researcher looking to partner with patients, families and/or community members in the upcoming

Free

Canadian Common CV (CCV) for Patient, Family & Community Research Partners

Join us at an upcoming webinar to learn about how you can support patient-partners in acquiring a Canadian Common CV.This webinar will provide an overview of the Canadian Common CV (CCV) workshop for Patient, Family, and Community research partners. Are you a researcher looking to partner with patients, families, and/or community members in the upcoming

Free

AbSPORU Patient Engagement Platform Journal Club

Alberta SPOR Support Unit Patient Engagement Platform Journal ClubThe Alberta SPOR Support Unit’s Patient Engagement Platform is hosting virtual Patient Engagement Journal Club Meetings.Now you can register for all our Journal Club meetings with the same Eventbrite registration link. Join us on Third Wednesday of each month. Following is the schedule for our Journal Club

Free