CRDCN Webinar

Health capacity to
work at older ages:
Evidence from Canada

March 1st, 2PM (EST)

Register now!

Call for Papers - 10th QICSS
New Researchers Conference

Against “Alternative Facts”:
The importance of detailed microdata

Deadline: March 6, 2017


The Canadian Foundation
for Innovation awards
$5.9 million to the CRDCN
from its Major Science
Initiatives Fund

CRDCN Webinar

The Canadian Community Health Survey: what’s new in the 2015 cycle?

With Andrew MacKenzie

Video recording now available!

CRDCN Webinar

Multi-Level Income Inequality and Well-Being with Ageing

With Susan A. McDaniel

Video recording now available!


Happiness as a Better Measure of Human Progress

with John F. Helliwell

Video now available

Recent News

  • Call for Panel Proposals: Celebrating 150 Years of Achievements

    The Canadian Science Policy Centre is inviting panel proposals for the 2017 Canadian Science Policy Conference which will be held in Ottawa, next November. To mark Canada’s 150th anniversary, this year's conference will explore the achievements of science technology and innovation in the past 150 years, and discuss how we should align our policies to achieve greater prosperity in the next 50 years. The deadline to sumit a proposal is April 7. A detailed description of panel formats can be found here.

    10 February 2017 - 10:55am |
  • Job opportunity

    The Applied Public Health Chair in Urban Interventions and Population Health is looking for a Coordinator to supervise its INTERACT research project which aims to evaluate several major urban interventions in four Canadian cities in terms of the impact on population health and health inequalities impact. The project will recruit four new cohorts, measure people with wearable sensor devices, and build a comprehensive Geographic Information System for continuous tracking of changes to the urban form. The coordinator will be responsible for the national coordination of the project and will work in close collaboration with the management team. Apply before February 13. More details here.

    7 February 2017 - 4:04pm |
  • Call for proposals: Stories Data Tell

    On April 27, the Toronto RDC will host its first Data Day event, with Dr. Valerie Tarasuk as the keynote speaker. Researchers are invited to submit a proposal by February 8. 2017. For all details, click here.

    19 January 2017 - 3:12pm |