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Health Research Town Halls

The Health Research Town Halls are a collaboration between the NOSM University, Health Sciences North, Health Sciences North Research Institute, Lakehead University, Thunder Bay Research Institute, Thunder Bay Regional Health Science Centre and Laurentian University.

 For more information, contact Sean Parsons at sa_parsons@laurentian.ca.


Coming Up

 

Mental Health and Addictions

Tuesday, February 8, 2022
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

  • How are researchers assessing priority mental health and addiction issues to address needs for education, evaluation and research? 
  • How can researchers improve patient-oriented research in MHA? 
  • What collaborations can be encouraged to move MHA forward in the region? 

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2022 Calendar of Events

wdt_ID EVENT NAME DATE/TIME DESCRIPTION REGISTER
1 Mental Health and Addictions February 8, 2022
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
How are researchers assessing priority mental health and addiction issues to address needs for education, evaluation and research?

How can researchers improve patient-oriented research in MHA?

What collaborations can be encouraged to move MHA forward in the region?
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2 Social Accountability in Healthcare May 10, 2022
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
How are we directing our training, research and service activities towards social accountability?

What are our pursuits to improving health equity?

What are the local and regional barriers to implementing socially accountable practices?
3 Ethics in Research October 11, 2022
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Discuss the Core Principles in research ethics.

Discuss strategies for engaging and protecting human participants in research.

What strategies are we adopting to be efficient and effective with regional REBs?
4 Indigenous Health December 13, 2022
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Discuss the importance of Indigenous Health research aiming to be socially spiritually, emotionally, and physically safe.

What are best practices in Indigenous Health Research (IHR)?

How do we support a distinctions-based and culturally safe approach to strengthening IHR and knowledge mobilization?