Research Impact Evaluation Forum
Saturday, September 30, 2017
9:00 AM – 3:30 PM ADT
Dalhousie University’s Faculty of Health, the National Alliance of Provincial Health Research Organizations, and the Nova Scotia Health Research Foundation arehosting a Research Impact Evaluation Forum on September 30, 2017 in Halifax. This is a free event – lunch and refreshments will be provided.
The forum will be informal, engaging and interactive, using presentations and group discussions. The aim is to:
- Bring together researchers, evaluators and decision makers to explore the evaluation of research impact.
- Share the Canadian Academy of Health Science (CAHS) Preferred Impact Framework and the experiences of organizations in Canada implementing the framework.
- Learn from Dr. Stewart Mercer, University of Glasgow, about their work on research impact
- Gain an understanding of how knowledge dissemination and exchange is a key activity for research impact evaluation from three Nova Scotia researchers: Dr. Christine Chambers, Dr. Janet Curran, and Dr. Robin Urquhart
There is no cost to attend, but registration is required.