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Much of the research undertaken with data available through the CRDCN is health related. This section was developed to help you find relevant news, publications, and videos. The main datasets used to examine health issues are also listed.



The Longitudinal and International Study of Adults (LISA) 2014 now available

The master and administrative data files of the second wave of the Longitudinal and International Study of Adults are now available in the RDCs. In addition, two new files are also available : The ”IMDB file” which contains variables from the Longitudinal Immigration Database, including demographics, education at landing, the country of origin and intended destination within Canada, as well as the labour market intentions and skills, and the “Respondent history file” which can be used to determine the subsample of persons who responded to several successive waves of LISA. To know more consult the data section or contact your local RDC.

Advancing Food Insecurity Research in Canada: Call for abstracts

On November 17 & 18, the Food Insecurity Policy Research group (PROOF) is hosting a conference to further understand the causes and consequences of food insecurity in Canada, and support the translation of food insecurity research into policy and practice. The dealine to submit an abstract for an oral or a poster presentation is July 15, 2016. All details about the conference and submission guidelines are available here.

27 May 2016 - 1:52pm |

Use and Cost of Long-Term Care Facilities in the Future: Three Scenarios

Pierre-Carl Michaud’s webinar in which he discusses the use and cost of long-term care facilities in Quebec over the next decades by projecting the health status and life expectancy of the population is now available in video.

29 March 2016 - 1:42pm |

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