K2A Upcoming Events

K2A Upcoming Events

UWW Research Lounge Series

Date:               Every month

CAHR and CSIH are proud to support the Universities Without Walls (UWW) Research Lounge Series. The goal of this series is to offer a social environment for small groups to talk about HIV research and community interventions. For more information, please see: http://www.ohtn.on.ca/research-lounge/

 

Universities Without Walls – Intervention Science Learning Institute

Date:               January 30 - 31, 2018
Time:               9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Location​:         Toronto, ON

The Canadian Association for HIV Research (CAHR), the Canadian Society for International Health (CSIH) and Universities Without Walls (UWW) will be holding a workshop for trainees (PhD, Post-Doc) whose research is focused on implementation science. The meeting will be held on January 30-31, 2018 in Toronto.  The meeting will bring trainees together with mentors from across Canada to analyze existing HIV treatment interventions and suggest new practices to improve HIV prevention, treatment and care services in Canada.

 

Preparing to enter the field: An advanced data collection skills workshop

Date:               February 1 - 2, 2018
Time:               9:00 am – 4:30 pm
Location​:         Toronto, ON

The Canadian Association for HIV Research (CAHR), the Canadian Society for International Health (CSIH) and Universities Without Walls (UWW) will be holding their fourth Data Collection Skill Development Workshop on February 1-2, 2018 in Toronto.  Program science requires solid data which is why this workshop will instruct attendees on such things as collecting data using semi-structured interviews, participant observation and survey methods.  For more information and to apply to attend this workshop, please visit: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/preparing-to-enter-the-field-an-advanced-data-collection-skills-workshop-tickets-37944782867

 

Intervention Research and peer Research Associates in HIV: What’s the connection?

Date:               February 8, 2018
Time:               9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Location​:         Toronto, ON

The Canadian Association for HIV Research (CAHR), the Canadian Society for International Health (CSIH) and Universities Without Walls (UWW) will be holding a workshop focused on including Peer Research Associates (PRAs) in Intervention Research. The meeting will be held on February 8, 2018 in Toronto.  The key learning outcomes are to: 1) Produce a short but actionable list of recommendations for practice of including PRAs in Intervention research studies and 2) Improving healthcare systems and practice by engaging patients as partners and focussing on patient-identified priorities