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Coast to Coast Seminar Series

The Coast to Coast Seminar is an hour-long presentation given on a scientific topic and made accessible to audiences at a number of remote sites through collaboration technology. C2C seminars are held every two weeks throughout the academic year alternating between the West Coast and the East Coast of Canada.

The topic of the Spring 2015 C2C seminar series is "Population Health Research".

Please contact us at help@hpcvl.org if you want to attend one of these seminars.

The first lecture in the series will be broadcast on September 30, 2014

Details can be found at http://www.irmacs.sfu.ca/events/coast-coast-seminars.


January 20, 2015 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Coast to Coast Seminar Series - Border Air Quality Study: Does where you live affect your health?

Dr Michael Braer, Faculty of Medicine, School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia

Abstract:

TBA

About the Lecturer:

Coming soon


February 3, 2015 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Coast to Coast Seminar Series - From late effects research to quality care: The Childhood, Adolescent, and Young Adult Cancer Survivor Program (CAYACS)

Mary McBride, Program Leader, The Childhood, Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer Survivor Program (CAYACS), BC Cancer Agency

Abstract:

TBA

About the Lecturer:

Coming soon


February 17, 2015 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Coast to Coast Seminar Series - The Canadian Partnership for Tomorrow Project: Canada's Platform for Chronic Disease Prevention Research

Dr John Spinelli, Faculty of Medicine, School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia

Abstract:

TBA

About the Lecturer:

Coming soon


March 3, 2015 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Coast to Coast Seminar Series - Quality and costs of end-of-life cancer care: the effect of homecare nursing in three provinces

Reka Pataky, Data Linkage Coordinator, BC Cancer Agency

Abstract:

TBA

About the Lecturer:

Coming soon


March 17, 2015 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Coast to Coast Seminar Series - How do I love data? Let me count the ways … Using linked databases for work and health research

Dr Mieke Koehoorn, Faculty of Medicine, School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia

Abstract:

TBA

About the Lecturer:

Coming soon


March 31, 2015 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Coast to Coast Seminar Series - Mapping the Pathways Linking Mental Health and Chronic Disease: Moving Research into Practice

Amanda Slaunwhite, University of Victoria

Abstract:

TBA

About the Lecturer:

Coming soon