CIHR grant awarded to THETA's project on the burden of Hep C among First Nations in Ontario. Congratulations!!!

THETA team and the collaborating partners from ICES, Ontario First Nations HIV Aids Education Circle (OFNHAEC), Public Health Ontario, University Health Network, University of Toronto, University of Waterloo, St. Michaels Hospital and the Department of Indigenous Services Canada, have been awarded a three year project grant from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR). The core idea for this project and the collaborative relationship with the OFNHAEC has been formulated in part as a result of the work and research interests of Andrew Mendlowitz, PhD(c)

Posted on Jul 19, 2019

Anna Cooper Reed received the Award in Gerontology. Congratulations!

Anna Cooper Reed is an MSc/PhD student at the Institute for Health Policy, Management and Evaluation and she is supervised by Dr. Val Rac. Anna was awarded 2019 Helene and George Coward Award for her ongoing project on "Chronic Illness and Aging-in-Place.

Posted on Jul 17, 2019

CMAJ interviews Dr. Krahn about his latest publication

Dr. Krahn interview with CMAJ about his latest publication on science of value in health Dr. Murray Krahn has joined Kirsten Patrick, Deputy Editor at Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ) for an interview discussing cost-effectiveness and optimal use of resources in health care. The interview was inspired by the article published by Dr. Krahn in the current issue of CMAJ "Embracing the science of value in health".

Posted on Jul 2, 2019

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Dr. Sander has been named a Tier 2 CIHR Canada Research Chair. Congratulations!!!

Dr. Beate Sander, Director of Health Modeling & Health Economics and Population Health Economics Research (PHER) Division at THETA, examines the economic and social impact of infectious diseases.

Posted on Jun 25, 2019

Stephen Mac received CIHR Travel Award!

The Travel Award was given by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) to Stephen Mac, BSc, MBiotech, PhD (Candidate) to present: "Cost-effectiveness of palivizumab prophylaxis for respiratory syncytial virus (RSV): A systematic review". Congratulations!

Posted on Apr 24, 2019

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Two more THETA students awarded scholarships - CONGRATS!!!

Lauren Ramsay, BSc, MSc and Marina Richardson, BSc, MSc, both PhD students in the Health Services Research, Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, U of T, were awarded Frederick Banting and Charles Best Canada Graduate Scholarships – Doctoral Award.

Posted on Apr 17, 2019