K2A Upcoming Events

K2A Upcoming Events

Special Session

Intersecting Program Science and CBR: identifying the roles and impacts of CBR practitioners and peer researchers (PRAs) in intervention and implementation research

Date: Friday, April 27, 2018
Time: 07:45 - 09:00
Room: Grand Ballroom DEF, Westin Bayshore Vancouver (This session is open to all CAHR 2018 attendees)

The overall aim of this guided panel interview session is to continue the process of describing and implementing a number of actionable tips to meaningfully apply community based research (CBR and community research practice) and peer research support frameworks to intervention and implementation projects. This is a follow up to an educational workshop (sponsored by CAHR and the Canadian Society for International Health) implemented by the HIV Research Team at the Centre for Urban Health Solutions, St. Michael’s Hospital, Toronto and will be run by a faculty that includes the 2017-2018 UWW fellows on program science.

Facilitators/Lead Instructors:

  • Dr. Francisco Ibanez-Carrasco, Senior Research Scientist, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, Centre for Urban Health Solutions, St Michael’s Hospital, Toronto, ON
  • Mr. James Watson, Coordinator, Community-Based Research & Peer Initiatives, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, Centre for Urban Health Solutions, St Michael’s Hospital, Toronto, ON