Please save Thursday, November 9th, 2017 in your calendars and join us for our very first provincial conference!
Putting Patients First: Partnerships for Better Health Research is designed to encourage learning and collaboration between patients interested in patient-oriented research (POR), health researchers, health care providers and health care decision makers. Confirmed keynote speakers include Dr. Vikki Entwistle and Dr. Charlotte Loppie.
Find out why this conference is important to patients, researchers and health care providers, our conference goals, and learning objectives.
The conference will be held at the Marriott Vancouver Pinnacle Downtown (1128 West Hastings Street), Vancouver, from 8:00am-6:00pm. Registration is below.
Download our printable Save the Date poster here.
For more information, please contact Sara Lima Branco.
There is no registration fee; however, you must register for this conference.
NOTE: In some locations, your on-site IT network can’t access our registration form. To register, please use your personal device on a different wi-fi network, email us or call us (236-521-2064) and we’ll be happy to complete your registration for you.
Vancouver Marriott Downtown | 1128 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC V6E 4R5
To book your room at the preferred conference rate, use this link: https://aws.passkey.com/e/49350864
Please note that we will be in a hotel space with varied climate-controlled temperatures, so be sure to layer your clothing appropriately to avoid discomfort.
Call for Abstracts: Poster Presentations
We want to help you get your patient-oriented research project out to your colleagues! Anyone interested in patient-oriented research can submit their posters (boards should be 4’x6′). Students are encouraged to participate with their projects!
The abstract deadline is September 15th, 2017.
Your Conference Planning Team
Putting Patients First: Partnerships for Better Health Research is planned in partnership with the BC SUPPORT Unit’s regional centres, patients, decision-makers and providers. Find out more about the full planning group here.