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Canadian Harkness Associate Award for health policy research. Apply by March 15, 2010

The Canadian Harkness Associate Award enables talented Canadians to participate in the Harkness Fellowships in Health Care Policy and Practice, a core program of the Commonwealth Fund’s International Program in Health Policy and Practice. Applications for the 2010-2011 awards close on March 15, 2010.   Find out more

8 December 2009 - 6:32pm |

CRDCN TO APPLY FOR NEW AWARD: Deadline for Participation

The current five year award from SSHRC and CIHR  to the CRDCN expires in June of 2010.  The Network is currently preparing a new application for a further award. Any University currently not home to an RDC site that is interested in joining the Network in its application to the Councils must inform the Network by August 1st, 2009.

7 May 2009 - 1:47pm |

Data update - pilot projects for administrative and other data in the RDCs

Statistics Canada and the CRDCN have been working together to bring new types of data into the RDCs. They are first introduced into the RDCs on a pilot basis, in order to a) establish the procedures to ensure data confidentiality and b) develop the documentation researchers need to properly analyse these data. Some exciting projects aiming to make various types of administrative data accessible to researchers are among the current pilots. More...

7 May 2009 - 11:21am |

Health over the Life Course: Call for papers (deadline May 8th)

Come and share your research at our annual conference, hosted in 2009 by the University of Western Ontario, on the theme of Health over the Life Course

Call for Papers

21 April 2009 - 10:54am |

Post-doctoral Fellowship - Social Statistics and Family Change

Candidates with a strong background in the analysis of family changes in Western societies are invited to apply for a post-doctoral fellowship at the Canada Research Chair in Social Statistics and Family Change.

5 March 2009 - 4:54pm |

Workshop on Statistical Modelling of Complex Hierarchical Data at CRISP RDC

Registration is now open for a three-day statistical modelling (including HLM) workshop to be held in Fredericton, New Brunswick, May 28-30, 2009.

Run by Dr. J. Douglas Willms, this course aims to familiarize participants with analytic techniques appropriate for analyses of hierarchically structured data, such as data from the Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) and the National Longitudinal Survey of Children and Youth (NLSCY).

27 February 2009 - 11:06am |