Primary Health Care Research Day

Monday, June 17, 2019 - 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
The theme is “Using what we know: Implementing research into practice and policy.

Primary Health Care Research Day is an opportunity for learners, decision makers, citizens, clinicians, and researchers from a variety of disciplines to come together and celebrate primary health care research in Nova Scotia and across Canada.

Call for abstracts will open on March 1, 2019.

Abstracts are encouraged from patients and community members, students, residents, faculty, researchers, health care providers, policy and decision makers, and the primary health care research community.

Keynote speaker: Dr. Walter Wodchis, Professor at the Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation at the University of Toronto. Walter Wodchis, PhD, is Professor at the Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation at the University of Toronto and Research Chair in Implementation and Evaluation Science at the Institute for Better Health, Trillium Health Partners. His main research interests are health economics and financing and health care policy evaluation. Through his research programs which include more than 30 collaborating researchers and as many trainees, Dr. Wodchis has led several studies examining complex needs of high cost patient groups, the implementation of integrated care programs to address those needs, and evaluations for a number of integrated care programs in Ontario.

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Collaborative Health Education Building
5793 University Ave
Halifax NS B3H 1V7
Canada