News & Events | Articles | November 21, 2013
Patient and Community Engagement Research
The W21C Journal Club + is proud to present:
Dr. Nancy Marlett, Dr. Svetlana Shklarov, Marlyn Gill and Colin Penman
Patient and Community Engagement Research: The Science of Health Experience in Health Research
November 21, 2013
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Third Floor, TRW Building
3280 Hospital Drive NW
In the past two years the new Patient Engagement Research (PER) program has produced five qualitative research reports, which are being used to inform change by Strategic Clinical Networks and a community agency. Now a University of Calgary program in the Faculty of Medicine, Department of Community Health Sciences, under the umbrella of the Institute for Public Health; the newly named Patient and Community Engagement Research (PACER) team is ready to offer an innovative research service. The presentation will contain an overview of the methodology, discuss the patient researcher role, the enhanced patient voice, and provide information about PACER research opportunities for inclusion in clinical research projects.
1. Explain the methodology of PACER
2. Introduce the transformative role of a Patient Engagement Researcher
3. Explain how to access and use the services of the PACER research team
The W21C Journal Club is a self-approved group learning activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of the Certification program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.