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2013 Core Research Program

In August of 2014, CFN announced five awards funding patient-centred research projects, under its Core Research Program 2013.  The five projects funded were selected from 19 full applications resulting from an initial 60 letters of intent received.  Funding will go to 16 Principal Investigators from 11 host institutions across Canada. Additional investigators and research collaborators,…

2015 Catalyst Grants

CFN launched its third Catalyst Grant Program competition on September 8, 2015. The Catalyst Grant Program funds projects of up to one (1) year in length and up to $100,000 (up to $150,000 for projects of exceptional merit, with adequate justification). A 50% funding match was required for the 2015 competition. The Program supports scalable research…

End-of-Life Care (EOL)/Advance Care Planning (ACP)

Theme Lead: John You, MD, MSc, FRCPC — McMaster University Projects in progress Improving advance care planning for frail elderly Canadians — John You, MD, MSc, FRCPC Improving Supportive End-of-Life Care in Long-Term Care: Exploring the Changing Role of Family Physicians in Care Teams — Jayna Holroyd-Leduc, BSc, MD, FRCPC “C5-75”: A primary care program to identify…

Community and Residential Care

Projects in progress Support, Education, Networking & Sustained Engagement (SENSE): Knowledge-to-Action with Families of the Frail Elderly Living in Residential Long-term Care — Jennifer Baumbusch, RN, PhD, MSN, BSN The Carer Support Needs Assessment (CSNAT) Intervention: Supporting Family Caregivers of Palliative Patients at Home — Kelli Stajduhar, PhD, MSN, BN, RN A Collaborative Intervention for…

Recently published papers

de Vries B, Gutman G, Humble A, Gahagan J, Chamberland L, Aubert P, Fast J, Mock S. End-of-life preparations among LGBT older Canadian adults: The missing conversations. International Journal of Aging and Human Development (2019), 88(4) 358-379. https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/0091415019836738 Soobiah C, Straus SE, Manley G, Marr S, PausJenssen E, Teare S, Hamid J, Tricco AC, Moore…

Our researchers

A B C D E F G H J K L M N O P R S T U V X Y Z  A Jonathan Afilalo, Jewish General Hospital Melissa Andrew, Dalhousie University Patrick Michel Archambault, Université Laval Rakesh Arora, University of Manitoba Mylène Aubertin-Leheudre, Université du Québec à Montréal B Sean Bagshaw, University of Alberta Nick Bansback, University of British Columbia Susan Baptiste, McMaster University Doris Barwich, University of British Columbia Jennifer Baumbusch, University of British Columbia Michel Bédard, Lakehead University Veronique Boscart, Conestoga College Institute of…

Richard Sawatzky

Richard Sawatzky, PhD, MSc, BSc, RN Trinity Western University Principal Investigator: 2018 Catalyst Grant Program — Supporting quality of life assessments of frail older adults and their family caregivers (CAT 2018-17) 2015 Catalyst Grant Program — Integrated Approach to Palliative Care in Acute Care (iPAC-AC) (CAT 2015-32) 2014 Catalyst Grant Program — Integrating a quality of life assessment and…

Neil Hilliard

  Neil Hilliard, MD Fraser Health Authority Principal Investigator: 2015 Catalyst Grant Program — Integrated Approach to Palliative Care in Acute Care (iPAC-AC) (CAT 2015-32) Dr. Neil Hilliard is the program medical director for the Palliative Care Program at Fraser Health Authority. In addition, he is a palliative care consultant physician in Abbotsford, as well as a clinical…

Patient- and family-reported experience and outcome measures for elderly acute care patients: A knowledge synthesis

This project reviewed evidence about the use of self-report assessment questionnaires with patients and their families in acute care settings to assess, monitor and address their quality of life concerns and health care experiences. Research Results Findings: A total of 186 PREM and PROM instruments were found. Only three instruments that met the inclusion criteria were identified: Quality…