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Masterclass on Evidence Products and Processes (EP2)

The Ontario SPOR SUPPORT Unit and McMaster Health Forum have opened the application window for the first offering of the new Masterclass on Evidence Products and Processes (EP2) that Support Rapid Learning and Improvement. If you’re interested in working as…

EMPOWER V Awardees announcement

Five more EMPOWER awards have been injected with OSSU funding to extend the impact of patient-oriented research in Ontario: Partnering with communities for children’s COVID-19 vaccination Empowering patient ambassadors to champion research outcomes that are a priority for people with…

It’s in her DNA

Putting patients first has been central to Dr. Moira Stewart’s research ethos. Throughout her 40+ year career as an epidemiologist and research methodologist in family medicine, Dr. Stewart has always focused on patients, and patient engagement. “Patient-oriented research is part…

C’est dans son ADN

Faire passer les patients en premier a toujours été au cœur de la philosophie de recherche de la Dre Moira Stewart. Tout au long de sa carrière de plus de 40 ans comme épidémiologiste et méthodologiste de recherche en médecine familiale, elle s’est…

Breaking down silos

It’s been pretty cool. That’s how Dr. Dean Fergusson describes the Ottawa Method Centre’s (OMC) efforts at breaking down internal barriers to embed patient engagement in research at the Ottawa Hospital. Scientific Lead at OSSU and scientist at the OMC,…