Latest Posts Community of Practice in the Arctic: A Model for Patient Engagement in Greenland and the Northwest Territories

October 2019, ICHR co-presented with the Centre for Public Health in Greenland at Nunamed 2019 and the Arctic Circle 2019.  Abstract and results follow below. Introduction: Health care in The Arctic faces considerable challenges in the delivery of services. Despite per capita expenditures that are among the highest in the world, health outcomes continue to […]

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Latest Projects The Northwest Territories SPOR Network

The NWT SPOR network is funded through a grant from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) with matching funds from the University of Alberta. In order to be a member of the pan-Canadian Primary and Integrated Health Care Innovations Network, the NWT SPOR network is required to fulfill criteria set by the CIHR Strategy for Patient-Oriented […]

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Research Rounds Research Rounds

ICHR hosts Research Rounds on a variety of northern health topics. Providing an opportunity for speakers and attendees to share and collaborate on health research, programming and approaches in the north, these forums feature a casual, short presentation followed by a roundtable group discussion/Q&A, or networking time at the end. We welcome talks on any topic […]

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