New journal publication tells the CHRSP story

How does an innovative research program support policy and practice decisions in this province’s health system?   Find out in the November 2017 issue of Systematic Reviews, an open access, peer-reviewed journal of BioMed Central, that features an article on the Contextualized Health Research Synthesis Program (CHRSP),  NLCAHR’s flagship program  for health system decision support.  


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CADTH supports NL approach to dialysis

The Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH) has just released a new report on dialysis modalities for end-stage renal disease.  Their latest findings validate a report published by CHRSP in 2008 and updated again in 2013 and support approaches to home dialysis that are used in this province.


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NLCAHR 2016-2017 Annual Report

NLCAHR's Annual Report for 2016-2017 is now available online. Research in Place provides a detailed look at the Centre's many accomplishments in research and engagement, highlighting how this work is embedded in Newfoundland & Labrador and attuned to the unique capacities and challenges of this place.

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NEW! CHRSP study on mental health units

The Contextualized Health Research Synthesis Program (CHRSP) of the NL Centre for Applied Health Research has published its latest Rapid Evidence Report,Mental Health Units in Acute-Care Facilities,  which is now available for viewing on our website.

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Time to move health research into the community

"Over the past two years, the Canadian Health Services and Policy Research Alliance has worked with experts from across the country to improve the impact of Canadian PhDs on the quality and sustainability of our health system — by changing the training and preparation they receive," write Stephen Bornstein and Adalsteinn Brown.  (Toronto Star January 4 2017)

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