Projets de recherche récents

Structural analysis of health-relevant policy-making information exchange networks in Canada

2017/18 • $100,000 • PI,CO
This proposal aims at sampling and analysing the structure of health-relevant policy-making networks in Canada in order to assess what we define as their "absorptive capacity" regarding scientific evidence. The analysis will rest on structural (social) network analysis (SNA) to understand the...

Beyond tokenism: A mixed methods study on the tools of engagement for sustainable patient-provider partnerships using participatory approaches

2017/18 • $30,000 • PI,CO,Other
Despite widespread recognition that the experiential knowledge of patients and communities is an invaluable complement to the scientific knowledge of providers, there is a limited number of successful examples patient-provider partnerships. In most cases, patient engagement is short term,...

Transforming mental health services: A participatory mixed methods study to promote and evaluate the implementation of recovery-oriented care

2013/14-2016/17 • $129,758 • PI,CO,Other
Since its creation in 2007, the Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC) has worked collaboratively across all provinces to publish a new framework for a Canadian mental health strategy. This federal document has now been mandated as policy for implementation, between 2012-2017. The proposed...