November events at the Centre

Nov 21st, 2017

Elise Earles

November events at the Centre

Among the events for November:

Research Exchange Group on Oral Health

12:30pm | November 7, 2017

This month’s meeting will include a presentation on services for researchers through NL Support by Eva Vat.

Research Exchange Group on Rural, Northern and Aboriginal Health

12:30pm | November 14, 2017

Dr. Carolyn Sturge Sparkes will present Sowing the Seeds of Possibilities: The Healers of Tomorrow Gathering. The Healers of Tomorrow Gathering was developed by the Aboriginal Health Initiative at the Faculty of Medicine as a pathway program to recruit Aboriginal youth into medicine-related fields.

Research Exchange Group on Aging

12:30pm | November 15, 2017

Dr. Veronica Hutchings, psychologist and Assistant Professor at Memorial University’s Grenfell Campus will be sharing gerontological perspectives on music in long-term care.

Research Exchange Group on Bullying & Health

12:30pm | November 16, 2017

Anna Burke and Chelsey McPhee will present Digital Footprints: A Critical Inquiry Project Exploring the Online Lives of Middle School Students. The presentation will discuss a case study of digital technologies and social media use by grade eight and nine students.

Research Exchange Group on Mental Health

12:30pm | November 21, 2017

Right Here, Right Now: A Women’s Centred, Trauma Informed Drop-in Counselling Initiative with Dr. Catherine de Boer, Associate Professor of the School of Social Work and member of the Board of Directors at the St. John’s Status of Women Council.

Interprofessional Collaboration using Oral Hygiene to Limit Aspiration Pneumonia Risk in LTC

7:00pm | November 23, 2017

Location: Lecture Theatre “B” Health Science Centre Dr. Catriona Steele, Director of the Swallowing Rehabilitation Research Laboratory at the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute and professor of Speech-Language Pathology, will be presenting on the value of interprofessional collaboration in the prevention of aspiration pneumonia in long-term care.

Research Exchange Group on Cost & Value in Healthcare

12:30pm | November 27, 2017

Phil Murphy will present Using Health Administrative Data to Evaluate Practive and Outcomes and Quality, Burden on the System, Getting Quality Information to Assist with Informed Decision Making. Research Exchange Group on Chronic Disease 12:30pm | November 29, 2017 Dr. Pamela Ward will be presenting on the concept of “Health, Not Weight”.

CHRSP Dissemination: Exercise in Long-Term Health Care

2:30pm | November 30, 2017

Dissemination of a new CHRSP study on exercise in Long Term Care. Unless specified otherwise, the location for all events is the NLCAHR boardroom at 95 Bonaventure Ave, Suite 300.

For more information on any of the events mentioned above, please visit


Newfoundland & Labrador Centre for Applied Health Research

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000