Patient-centered research for better health and healthcare


St. Mary’s Hospital Center Featured in CBC’s Documentary “Keeping Canada Alive”

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Dr. Jane McCusker, a principal scientist at St Mary’s Research Centre, is leading a national research network to develop a new generation of self-management programs for Canadians living with multiple chronic illnesses.

Her pan-Canadian research team has just launched an online national survey to allow people with chronic illness and their caregivers to give their input into what the top priorities for research should be for self-management of multiple chronic diseases. If you are 18 or older and affected by chronic illness, you can complete the online survey here.

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2015-2016 Research Centre Seminars

Next seminar:

Tuesday October 13, 2015

Visiting professor from United Kingdom

Dr. Sue Ziebland

Professor of Medical Sociology,Director of Health Experiences Research Group Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford,United Kingdom 

Titre: Health and illness in the connected world : results from a 5 year programme of research on how patients experiences online affect health.

Friday October 16, 2015

Reseau-1-Québec Webinar (in french)

L’approche écossaise de la personnalisation des services sociaux: implication pour la première ligne au Québec.

Paul Morin, PhD, professor and director of the School of Social Work at the University of Sherbrooke and Scientific Director of the Institut universitaire de première ligne en santé et services sociaux du CIUSSS de l'Estrie-CHUS.

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Please note that Réseau-1 webinars are now approved for credits by the Office for Continuing Professional Development, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University. For more information on credits available, please consult:


Friday, October 30th, 2015

Health Innovation forum

Eighth annual conference of the MUHC-ISAI:

Partnering with patients to improve care: Essential skills and strategies

Watch the conference in live-streaming at St-Mary's research centre

Date: Friday, October 30th, 2015

Time: 8:00- 17:00

Venue: coming soon

Topic: Partnering with patients to improve care: Essential skills and strategies

Please see link below to: Eighth annual conference of the MUHC-ISAI

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