George & Fay Yee Centre for Healthcare Innovation and WRHA release interim evaluation of Healing our Health System plan
The Winnipeg Regional Health Authority (WRHA) released an interim evaluation of the first three months of the region's phase one of clinical consolidation.
Visual and Automated Disease Analytics (VADA) Program Applications Now Open
The Visual and Automated Disease Analytics (VADA) Program is an innovative and joint initiative between the University of Manitoba and University of Victoria funded by the National Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) as part of its Collaborative Research and Training Experience (CREATE) Program.
The Manitoba Metadata Inventory
The Manitoba Metadata Inventory is part of the worldwide movement to make existing health data from randomized clinical trials (RCTs), observational, and cohort studies available for re-use. Data re-use initiatives have numerous benefits for health researchers, including re-examination of the accuracy of original study findings, and development of new studies about the long-term benefits and harms of treatments.
Massive Transfusion: Improving processes of care and clinical outcomes through systems change
2018.01.31 - 12pm to 1pm
Watch the YouTube video to learn about the impact CHI facilitated!
Funding Award for Patient and Public Engagement in Health Research in the Design and Grant Development Phase
The George & Fay Yee Centre for Healthcare Innovation, in partnership with the Manitoba SPOR Network in Primary and Integrated Health Care Innovations (PIHCI), recently held their second round of call outs for the Funding Award for Patient and Public Engagement in Health Research in the Design and Grant Development Phase.
The facts about PAX
George & Fay Yee Centre for Healthcare Innovation researcher is studying a classroom program that promises to help protect kids against bullying, substance abuse and suicide
KnowledgeNudge Reader Survey
The KnowledgeNudge survey will gauge how well our content meets the needs of our readers, and to determine what you’d like to see more of in 2018.
CHI article makes the 2017 Altmetric Top 100 list
This year’s Altmetric Top 100 2017 features an article from the George & Fay Yee Centre for Healthcare Innovation - Knowledge Synthesis platform at position #33.
2016-17 George & Fay Yee Centre for Healthcare Innovation Annual Report
New program will help us manage and prevent chronic and infectious diseases
The VADA program is housed at the George & Fay Yee Centre for Healthcare Innovation in the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences under the direction of Data Science - Director, Dr. Lisa Lix.
Dr. Lisa Lix Awarded by the Public Health Agency of Canada
The Public Health Agency of Canada recognized long-serving member of the Science Committee for the Canadian Chronic Disease Surveillance System, CHI Data Science Director - Dr. Lisa Lix.
Public Lecture: Patient Informed Consent in Clinical Research
2017.10.31 - 12pm to 1pm
On October 31—in partnership with CancerCare Manitoba and University of Manitoba, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, Department of Internal Medicine—the George & Fay Yee Centre for Healthcare Innovation (CHI) hosted a thought-provoking public lecture on Patient Informed Consent in Clinical Trials.
Dr. Pingzhao Hu's award-winning project highlighted at the Western Canadian Universities Big Data Health Conference
Dr. Hu's project entitled "Genome-wide diet-gene interaction analysis for risk of psychiatric co-morbidity in inflammatory bowel disease" is a collaboration with University of Alberta, University of Saskatchewan and University of Manitoba.
Funding Award for Patient and Public Engagement in Health Research in the Design and Grant Development Phase - Award Winners
Canadian Institutes of Health Research - Patient-Oriented Research Grant
CIHR STAGE: International Speaker Seminar Series
2018.03.02 - 11am to 12pm
Statistical Fine-Mapping: Methods to Move Beyond Genome-Wide Association Studies
Innovative Methods For Multi-Site Academic Clinical Trials
2018.02.27 - 12pm to 1pm
February 27 - Society of Clinical Research Associates (SoCRA) Winnipeg
KT Canada Scientific Meeting 2018
2018.06.07 - 2018.06.08
The 2018 KT Canada Annual Scientific Meeting is being held on June 7th & 8th in Vancouver, BC, with the theme "Advancing the methods of patient-oriented knowledge translation research".
Introduction to Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analysis
2018.02.20 - 2018.02.22
February 20 - 22: A mix of didactic lectures, individual and group exercises and interactive discussion will be used. Groups will be kept small to maximize individual instruction.
Introduction to Qualitative Reviews
2018.02.23 - 8am to 4pm
February 23 - CHI Knowledge Synthesis Workshop
Understanding and Avoiding Predatory Publishing
2018.03.20 - 12pm to 1pm
March 20 - Society of Clinical Research Associates (SoCRA) Winnipeg
ICH E6 R2 update
2018.04.17 - 11am to 1pm
April 17 - Society of Clinical Research Associates (SoCRA) Winnipeg
Systematic Reviews & Meta-Analyses Course
2018.01.04 - 2018.04.05
Who Should Take This course? Graduate Students (MSc/PhD), Physicians (trainees and faculty), Investigators and Research Personnel.