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Celebrating Clinical Research Participants and Professionals at Providence Health Care

On Research Administrators Day (September 25, 2018), we will take the opportunity to thank the hard-working clinical research professionals working at Providence Health Care and provide them with an occasion to discuss their profession. In addition, there cannot be research professionals without research participants and at this event we will both thank the participants and provide them with the opportunity to talk about their experience participating in research.

If you would like to attend, please RSVP by September 18 to


Welcome and Opening:

Dr. Aslam Anis, Director, Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcomes Sciences

Presentations from research professionals and participant on their experiences:

Cystic Fibrosis Research
Severe Asthma Research
Substance Use Research
Orthopedics Research
Chronic Kidney Disease Research (CanSolve CKD Network)

Closing Remarks:

Fiona Dalton, CEO and President, Providence Health Care

Celebratory cake and beverage

Download the event poster here

Upcoming Events

Canadian Society of Hospital Medicine: 16th Annual Conference
Oct 26 – Oct 27 all-day

This interactive conference will provide clinically relevant updates to hospital medicine physicians, general internists, emergency/outpatient, rural, palliative care, family physicians providing in-patient care, nurse practitioners, residents, and students.

Conference Objectives:

  1. Review current work-up and therapeutic approaches for common in-patient clinical presentations;
  2. Identify essential skills required to care for medically complex adult in-patients;
  3. Develop informal networks with other Hospitalists and specialists; and
  4. Highlight QI initiatives and Hospitalist projects via the abstract poster competition.
BC Kidney Days
Nov 1 – Nov 2 all-day

BC Kidney Days, #BCKD18, is primarily designed for multidisciplinary, renal care professionals across all kidney care modalities. Family physicians and other primary care clinicians who would like to increase their knowledge on how to best care for their patients living with kidney disease are welcome to join.

Health research in the heart of Vancouver