POINTERS: Patient OrIeNTEd Research Webinar Series

As part of our Training and Capacity Development activities, the BC SUPPORT Unit is pleased to offer webinars, free of charge, along with their recordings, to help stakeholders learn more about the BC SUPPORT Unit, patient-oriented research methods and success stories, and to learn about updates from the Unit.

Below is our current schedule of future webinars,  and a list of recordings of past webinars.

  • January 14The PREFeR (PRioritiEs For Research) project: Identifying patient priorities for primary care research in British Columbia
  • January 30: Improving health outcomes for persons in long-term care facilities in northern British Columbia: Development of an intervention study aimed to improve quality of life by enhancing accessibility to the natural environment and horticulture therapy
  • February 6:  Exploring the experiences of caregivers and patients with home enteral nutrition within Fraser Health
  • March TBD: Interdisciplinary Collaboration with Patient Partners: Understanding the Experiences of Chronically Critically Ill Residents, their Families, and Staff

Introductory webinar recordings:

For Patients:

Are you a patient curious about learning more about POR? Watch this webinar recording: Who, me Yes, you! Becoming a Patient Partner in Health Research

For Researchers:  

Looking for a high level overview of POR? Watch this webinar recording: Embracing Patient Oriented Research Are You Ready, Willing and Able?

For health providers and health system decision-makers (and others):

Looking to learn about a successful health system POR project? Watch this webinar recording: Breaking the cycle of recurrent fracture

All webinars are recorded with links available on our YouTube channel.