Putting Patients First: Partnerships for Better Health Research was designed to encourage learning and collaboration between patients interested in patient-oriented research (POR), health researchers, health care providers and health care decision makers. Keynote speakers included Dr. Vikki Entwistle and Dr. Charlotte Loppie.
Find out why this conference was important to patients, researchers, decision-makers and health care providers, our conference goals, and learning objectives.
The conference was held at the Marriott Vancouver Pinnacle Downtown (1128 West Hastings Street), Vancouver, from 8:00am-6:00pm.
Download our printable poster here.
For more information, please contact Sara Lima Branco.
View our conference photo album here.
Conference Program Guide
View our conference program guide here.
Conference Schedule and Biographies
View our conference schedule and presenter biographies here.
Patient-oriented researchers who displayed their 4’x6′ posters on conference day are listed on our presenter webpage.
Note: our abstract deadline was September 15th, 2017.
Keynote Presentation Slides
Your Conference Planning Team
Putting Patients First: Partnerships for Better Health Research was planned in partnership with the BC SUPPORT Unit’s regional centres and Provincial Hub, patients, researchers, decision-makers and providers. Find out more about the full planning group here.