Canadian Conference on Physician Leadership “Effecting Change Through Influence”

  • Dates: 13 – 13 May, 2011
  • Location: Vancouver, BC, CANADA
  • Address: Fairmont hotel Vancouver

Type of event: CHSRF Speaking

Speakers: Terrence Sullivan, John Lavis

Title/Topic: Practical pointers for finding and using research evidence to influence change: learn from the EXTRA program

This session will provide practical pointers for finding and using research evidence to influence change in health systems at the local, provincial or national level.

  • Learn the value and benefits of the Executive Training for Research Application (EXTRA) program, which is designed to develop skills and competencies to find, assess, interpret and apply research evidence to improve management practices and health services delivery in the Canadian health care system.
  • Understand how to use research evidence in management practices and health service delivery.