Patient-Oriented Research Case Study

Date 
Friday, June 21, 2019 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Event Location 

Rm 2267, Diamond Health Care Centre

Intended Audience 
All research staff, decision makers, patients, and members of the public
Details 

Discover how to incorporate patients and stakeholders into your research as partners, actively collaborating in shaping the future of health research and health care.

Speakers: Dr. Linda Li and Dr. Larry Mróz

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Dr. Linda Li is an associate professor in the Department of Physical Therapy, a Canada Research Chair in Patient-oriented Knowledge Translation, and senior scientist at Arthritis Research Canada.  She earned a BSc(PT) at McGill University, an MSc at Western University, and a PhD in Clinical Epidemiology at the University of Toronto.  Dr. Li then completed a CIHR-funded post-doctoral fellowship in clinical epidemiology/knowledge translation at the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute.

Dr. Larry Mróz is a Research Navigator and Patient Engagement Coordinator with the BC SUPPORT Unit.  With 25 years of experience as a researcher, including in biomedical and qualitative health research, his most recent work focused on diet and cancer survivorship. In his role, he can help find the right supports available to you and your research team, and assist with patient engagement training.