Researchers at the Newfoundland & Labrador Centre for Applied Health Research are now assisting health system decision makers from across the province by providing a series of Quick Response Reports that summarize reliable research evidence on priority topics submitted by our health system on issues related to COVID-19. To further support decision makers and researchers, we have now created a webpage to help you access the latest scientific evidence on COVID-19 from trusted Canadian and international sources: https://www.nlcahr.mun.ca/CHRSP/COVID19.php
A recent article in the Gazette outlines NLCAHR's Research Exchange Groups Program
With our sincere thanks to our partners for their important contributions to our success, NLCAHR is pleased to publish a special twentieth anniversary annual report with much to celebrate.
The funding of seven provincial projects is helping to advance several areas of aging research. The Aging Research Centre – Newfoundland and Labrador (ARC-NL), Memorial University's new research centre for the study of aging held its first call for proposals in Spring 2019 and is awarding more than $68,000 in research dollars, providing funding to seven different Memorial University principal investigators.
Are you a point-of-care worker with an innovative idea in seniors’ care? Apply to the Centre for Aging + Brain Health Innovation (CABHI)’s Spark program and make it a reality.
The Contextualized Health Research Synthesis Program(CHRSP) of the NL Centre for Applied Health Research has just published its 35th Evidence in Context Report: Evidence Update: Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Difficult Wounds (2019). READ THE REPORT ONLINE:
The Contextualized Health Research Synthesis Program of the NL Centre for Applied Health Research has just published its 32nd report, Preschool Screening, written by Aimee Letto, CHRSP Research Officer, and Dr. Stephen Bornstein, CHRSP Program Director. The report examines the scientific evidence about what health and developmental concerns for which the preschool population of Newfoundland and Labrador should be screened.
Putting research in place: An innovative approach to decision support in Newfoundland and Labrador A new article in the National Collaborating Centre for Methods and Tools EIDM Casebook features the Contextualized Health Research Synthesis Program (CHRSP) and discusses how this innovative provincial program supports evidence-informed decision making by prioritizing research, synthesizing complex evidence, attuning findings to local resources/capacities, and producing rapid, easy-to-use reports.
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.
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