CaHRU Newsletter (Spring-21)

The latest edition of the CaHRU Newsletter (Spring 2021) was published in June 2021. The newsletter presents the work of the research centre over the past three months and includes articles from the CaHRU blog covering publications, conferences and funding. Continue reading CaHRU Newsletter (Spring-21)

Improvement science and research methods seminar June 2021: Dr Maria Kordowicz on The origins and practice of ethnography in health

The June 2021 Improvement science and research methods seminar was given by Dr Maria Kordowicz, visiting research fellow at CaHRU, who presented on ‘The origins and practice of ethnography in health’ took place on 16 June 2021. Dr Kordowicz has Continue reading Improvement science and research methods seminar June 2021: Dr Maria Kordowicz on The origins and practice of ethnography in health

Improvement science and research methods seminar May 2021: Dr Vanessa Botan on Propensity score matching

The May 2021 Improvement science and research methods seminar featured Dr Vanessa Botan who presented on ‘An introduction to propensity score matching’, explaining the use of propensity score matching in observational studies to reduce the effects of confounding. Vanessa is Continue reading Improvement science and research methods seminar May 2021: Dr Vanessa Botan on Propensity score matching

Effectiveness and costs of methoxyflurane for prehospital injury and trauma study presented at Trauma Care webinar

Prof Niro Siriwardena presented at last months Trauma Care webinar on ‘How effective and what is the cost of inhaled methoxyflurane compared to usual analgesia for prehospital injury and trauma?‘ Trauma Care was founded in 1996 to address the need Continue reading Effectiveness and costs of methoxyflurane for prehospital injury and trauma study presented at Trauma Care webinar

Improvement science and research methods seminar April 2021: Dr Colin Ridyard on Health Economic Analysis Plans

The April 2021 Improvement Science and Research Methods seminar from CaHRU was presented by Dr Colin Ridyard, research fellow in econometrics and health economics at CaHRU, on ‘Health Economic Analysis Plans in the context of trial documentation’. Colin has a Continue reading Improvement science and research methods seminar April 2021: Dr Colin Ridyard on Health Economic Analysis Plans