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Researchers and patients together will EMPOWER

Know a researcher with a great patient-oriented research project that could improve health in Ontario? Do they need additional support to promote the research to the right audiences? A unique knowledge mobilization end-of-grant project may be able to help. Since…

Les chercheurs et les patients font équipe grâce à EMPOWER

Vous connaissez un chercheur qui a un excellent projet de recherche axé sur le patient susceptible d’améliorer la santé en Ontario? A-t-il besoin d’un soutien supplémentaire pour promouvoir sa recherche auprès des bons publics? Un projet unique de mobilisation des…

Request for Proposals

The Ontario SPOR SUPPORT Unit is seeking proposals from suitable firms to complete a interim evaluation of Phase II of our unit. This interim formative evaluation is expected to identify successes, ongoing challenges and lessons learned from the implementation of…

Funding partners to sustain patient-oriented research

Equity, reaching underserved communities, influencing policy and practice are common themes and shared priorities of the funders of OSSU’s Phase II. In 2022, four new funders joined the Ontario Ministry of Health (an original funder in Phase I with CIHR)…

Pediatric research hand in hand with families

For children and their families, a stay in hospital during childhood is extremely stressful. From worrying about whether the child will be okay, to family disruption and a loss of control, hospitalization can be a life-changing event. A new network…

La recherche pédiatrique main dans la main avec les familles

Pour les enfants et leurs familles, un séjour à l’hôpital durant l’enfance est extrêmement stressant. De la crainte de savoir si l’enfant va s’en sortir à la perturbation de la famille et à la perte de contrôle, l’hospitalisation peut être…

Phase II Pillar Updates

Patient-oriented research received a resounding stamp of approval with the announcement of more than $68 million over 5 years last fall from the Government of Canada, the Government of Ontario and provincial partners to support Phase II of OSSU’s work….