September 28: Health Research 101 - POSTPONED

September 11, 2017
This event has been postponed and will be rescheduled in the coming months. Watch this space!

Join us for Health Research 101 with the BC SUPPORT Unit Vancouver Island Centre. This session will introduce participants to the broad landscape of health research in Canada.

WHEN: September 28th, 2017 (2:00pm-4:30pm)

WHERE: Vancouver Island University, Nanaimo Campus (Building 305 - Room 440)

WHO: Anyone interested in learning more about the landscape of Canadian health research!

RSVP: Space is limited! Register online through Eventbrite.

Together we will cover a wide range of topics, including:

  • Defining the purpose of health research
  • Understanding the role of funding agencies
  • Who typically conducts research studies
  • The traditional role of patients as research ‘subjects’
  • Stages of a research study
  • How to develop a good research question
  • Ethical considerations in health research
  • The peer review process
  • How to share study findings

 If you have any questions or would like further information, please email Taylor.Hainstock@viha.ca.