Primary Health Care Research Day 2019

Primary Health Care Research Day is an opportunity for learners, decision makers, citizens, clinicians and researchers from a variety of disciplines to come together and celebrate primary health care research in Nova Scotia and across Canada.

Registration is open! Get all the details here.  Anyone with an interest in primary health care research is encouraged to attend this event.

The Call for Abstracts is open from March 1 – April 18, 2019.  More information about the call for abstracts, including requirements and how to submit, is available here.


Keynote Speaker

Walter Wodchis, PhD, is Professor at the Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation at the University of Toronto and Research Chair in Implementation and Evaluation Science at the Institute for Better Health, Trillium Health Partners. His main research interests are health economics and financing and health care policy evaluation. Through his research programs which include more than 30 collaborating researchers and as many trainees, Dr. Wodchis has led several studies examining complex needs of high cost patient groups, the implementation of integrated care programs to address those needs, and evaluations for a number of integrated care programs in Ontario.

Primary Health Care Research Day is presented by Building Research for Integrated Primaey Healthcare in Nova Scotia (BRIC NS).  BRIC NS is Nova Scotia’s Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR) Primary and Integrated Health Care Innovations (PIHCI) Network.  Financial support for Primary Health Care Research Day is provided from BRIC NS and the Department of Family Medicine.


June 17, 2019

Collaborative Health Education Building, 5793 University Ave.
Dalhousie University Campus