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November 26, 2018


Canadian Frailty Network (CFN) is looking for a Postdoctoral Fellow to work on a key initiative, based in Kingston, Ontario in a research-related discipline who ideally has an understanding of frailty, and Canadian healthcare for older adults.

Please see Canadian Frailty Network for further information.

Submit your resume and cover letter ASAP by email to apply@cfn-nce.ca  indicating POSTDOCTORAL OPPORTUNITY in the email subject line.

July 18, 2018

META: A pragmatic workshop series on Moving Evidence To Action to improve patient outcomes

Alberta SPOR Support Unit calls for abstract submission

Abstract Deadline: July 27, 2018, 16:00 MST

For more information and to submit your abstract, go to: http://bit.do/meta-abstract


April 18, 2018

BedMed Study - public media campagn

"Did you know that the time of day when you take your blood pressure medication might be important? The University of Alberta is leading BedMed, a Canada-wide blood pressure study, to answer important questions on treatment for high blood pressure. With your help, we can find out." - BedMed


Further information could be found at BedMed website


March 16, 2018

Congratulations to Dr. Griver, Dr. Hudon, Dr. Pinto, and Dr. Ploeg on their success in the 2017 SPOR PIHCIN Programmatic Grant. 

More information on their projects would be found on the CIHR funding announcement.

Or on our website at

March 14th, 2018

Summer Institute 2018 - Keys to Collaboration

May 14-16, 2018 | Calgary, Alberta

Join us for Summer Institute 2018 where researchers, patients, clinicians, students, policy makers and more, gather to share insights, connect with colleagues and promote patient-oriented research.

Keynote Speakers:

Victoria Maxwell, (Bachelor of Fine Arts/Bi-Polar Princess) is the first in Canada & the U.S.A. to use the ‘lived’ experience of mental illness to disseminate scientific research and transfer knowledge into action at the international level through theatre.

Dr. Glenda MacQueen, Vice-Dean - Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary.

Click here for more information.

January 8th, 2018

Call for Application: Diabetes, Obesity & Nutrition Strategic Clinical Network ™ Undergraduate 2018 Studentship Competition

The competition is designed to provide funding support to undergraduate students to participate in research and develop research skills related to glycemic management in hospital , bariatric care in hospital, and /or to the Diabetic Foot Care Clinical Pathway. Please click here for more information.

Alberta Primary Care Research Networks COMMUNIQUÉ