Funding Award for Patient and Public Engagement in Health Research in the Design and Grant Development Phase - Spring 2018 Award Winners Announced
The George and 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 callouts for the Funding Award for Patient and Public Engagement in Health Research in the Design and Grant Development Phase.
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.
Lunchtime Learning Series: Budgeting for Patient & Public Engagement in Health Research
Watch the YouTube video of Patient and Public Engagement Lead, Carolyn Shimmin's presentation.
Big Data Analytics in Healthcare
Data Science Director, Dr. Lisa Lix has been invited to be a guest editor for the IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics "Call for Papers - Special Section on Big Data Analytics in Healthcare".
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!
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.
Why Every Health Researcher Should Try Twitter
2018.04.11 - 12pm to 1pm
April 11 - This Grand Rounds will provide details of how twitter can be used as a valuable outreach and knowledge translation tool. It will quickly go over the basics of using twitter as a health researcher, give some real life examples of twitters power, and then cover do’s and don’t and tips.
KT Canada - Dr. Kathryn Sibley presents: Making the most of your PhD and post-doc
2018.04.02 - 9am to 10am
KT Canada research operations webinar - These research operations seminars are designed for grad students and fellows, and tackle the nuts and bolts of doing research.
Complex Model Building for Precision Medicine using Summary- Level Information from Big Data Sources
2018.04.06 - 6am to 12pm
CIHR STAGE: International Speaker Seminar Series
CTO 2018 Clinical Trials
2018.03.27 - 2018.03.28
The Changing Clinical Trials Environment: Understanding and Adapting #CTOCONF18
Clinical Trials Graduate Course
2018.05.07 - 2018.06.26
Students from Pharmacy, Medicine, Nursing, Dentistry and Rehab faculties are welcome to attend.
Identification of targeted proteins by Jamu formulas for different efficacies using machine learning approach
2018.03.16 - 9am to 10am
March 16 - Popular traditional medicines from Indonesia are known as Jamu. A Jamu formula is composed of a single plant or a mixture of several plants, and the formulation of Jamu is generally developed based on the experience. In this talk, Dr. Altaf-Ul-Amin will discuss in silico prediction of the interactions between compounds of Jamu herbs and human proteins by utilizing data-intensive science and machine learning methods.
KT Canada Scientific Meeting 2018
2018.06.07 - 2018.06.08
June 7 & 8 - 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".
2018 NATIONAL INDIGENOUS DIABETES CONFERENCE
2018.04.16 - 2018.04.18
The 2018 National Indigenous Diabetes Conference brings together Aboriginal Diabetes Initiative Workers, Indigenous front-line workers, leadership, Diabetes Prevention Workers, diabetes educators, health managers, dietitians, nutritionists, nurses, academics, industry, and government reps from across Canada to learn about and share practices in diabetes prevention and self-management among Indigenous Peoples in Canada.
ICH E6 R2 update
2018.04.17 - 11am to 1pm
April 17 - Society of Clinical Research Associates (SoCRA) Winnipeg
2018 Summer Institute - Keys to Collaboration
2018.05.14 - 2018.05.16
May 14-16 - Register for this patient-oriented research conference in Calgary where researchers, patients, clinicians, students, policy makers and more, gather to share insights, connect with colleagues and promote patient-oriented research.
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.