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1st Annual Scientific Day & General Assembly of the Network
March 24 2015
The future and the challenges of population health research
Activities of our strategic groups:
April 15: The QPHRN Mental health strategic group will hold its first scientific conference under the theme Issues and Challenges of Public Mental Health, in Montreal, at the CHUM Research Centre (CRCHUM). The scientific day will offer panel discussions and presentations on the quality of primary care in mental health, promoting mental health and preventing mental disorders, social inequalities in mental health and mental health populational indicators, in addition to poster sessions. Information & registration.
April 17: The QPHRN Ethics and population health strategic group invites you to participate at the Montreal Neuroethics Conference for Young Researchers. REMINDER: There is only ONE WEEK left to register! REGISTRATION IS FREE and that lunch will be provided for all attendees. The Montreal Neuroethics Conference for Young Researchers, is a one day international conference aimed at displaying the work of young researchers and encouraging networking and collaboration between individuals who are interested in this exciting field. In addition to participants from around the world, the conference includes panel discussions from leading researchers in the field who have been recognized internationally for their contributions to neuroethics.
The conference will be held in Montréal, Québec, on April 17th, 2015 at the Institut de recherches cliniques de Montréal (IRCM), 110, avenue des Pins Ouest, Montréal, Quebec. In addition to the program on the day of the event, an essay competition will be hosted where 5 winning papers in English will be candidates for fast-tracked publication in a special issue of the journal Neuroethics and 5 winning papers in French will be candidates for fast-tracked publication in a special issue of the journal BioéthiqueOnline. For more information.
April 30 - May 1st: Celebrating McGill's Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health’s Anniversary (1964-2015) 50 Years of Population Health Sciences. Find out more at www.mcgill50eboh.com or here for the complete program.
May 4-8 : Global Health Programs along with multiple sponsors are proud to announce our new Operational Research Methods Course. This 5 day course on Operational Research will provide an overview of the what, why and how of operational research. The target audience is Masters and/or Doctoral students interested in Global Health, especially those who plan to work in public health programs in low and middle income countries. SPACE IS LIMITED AND REGISTRATION IS MANDATORY!
To register: https://www.mcgill.ca/globalhealth/research-and-training/training/or-course
Course inquiries contact: Tripti Pande (course coordinator) email@example.com
November 5-7: The 22nd Canadian Conference on Global Health will be held this year in Montreal. It will provide a forum for practitioners, researchers, educators, students, policy makers and community mobilizers interested in primary health care to share knowledge, experience and promote innovation and collaborative action. The 2015 Conference is held in partnership with the Global Health Research Capacity Training Program (GHR-CAPS). This annual conference welcomes approximately 500 people from around the world to discuss and share issues of global health. The conference theme for 2015 is Capacity Building for Global Health: Research & Practice and will examine capacity building from a variety of perspectives. The QPHRN Global Health axis is planning an activity. If you are interested in this event, please contact Tripti Pande at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Team of Interdisciplinary Research on the Prevention and Reduction of Work Disability (ERIPRIT Team), funded by the Fonds de recherche du Québec – Santé (FRQS), offers two annual funding opportunities for a master or doctoral program and a postdoctoral training program in the field of occupational health and readaptation. The team is interested in developing new knowledge to: better understand why workers with health problems (such as burnout, stress, cancer, musculoskeletal disorders, etc.) have difficulty staying and returning to work; develop and implement programs aiming at preventing disabilities; study effective and cost-effective knowledge translation strategies. Deadline: May 1st, 2015
MASTER OR DOCTORAL PROGRAM ($15,000-$40,000)
POSTDOCTORAL TRAINING PROGRAM IN OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND READAPTATION ($30,000-$40,000)
Challenge in health intellectual and innovation capacity development for Masters and Ph.D.: BioEndeavor