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Ontario Brain Institute – Public Talks

Pain in Children – What we don’t know can hurt them Join us to discuss the many misconceptions around children’s pain, the latest research in pain management, and hear from patients and caregivers coping with pain every day. In addition…

CMA Physician Changemaker: Dr. Nav Persaud

Dr. Nav Persaud is featured in an article by the Canadian Medical Association (CMA). CMA’s Physician Changemakers feature members who are developing innovative technologies and programs, influencing public health policy and using their voices to advocate for change — all with…

OSSU 5-Year Evaluation: RFP Questions

The Ontario SPOR SUPPORT Unit (OSSU) has reached its 5-year point, and is seeking an external evaluator or organization to perform an evaluation of the impacts that OSSU has had over its first five years of activities. The deadline for…

RFP: OSSU EMPOWER Awards

The Ontario SPOR SUPPORT Unit (OSSU) is inviting proposals from qualified groups for additional end-of-grant funding to empower patient oriented research projects to achieve broader impacts on health, health policy and health system for Ontario. The EMPOWER Awards (Engaging Multi-stakeholders…

RFP: OSSU Centre on Aging

The Ontario SPOR SUPPORT Unit (OSSU) is inviting proposals from qualified academic institutions to identify a research centre focused on supporting patient-oriented research into issues of aging and health in Ontario. This new centre will join with OSSU and its…

New article focused on Dr. Nav Persaud

The Star recently published an article on Dr. Nav Persaud as part of its feature entitled CHANGEMAKERS – featuring extraordinary Canadians who are making a difference in our lives. Click here to read the article.

OSSU CMAJ Supplement Released!!!!!

The Ontario SPOR SUPPORT Unit (OSSU) is pleased to announce the publication of the OSSU Supplement in the Canadian Medical Association Journal today. The Supplement features in-the-trenches experiences, tips and challenges from 17 OSSU IMPACT projects. It is a resource…