2019 CAHSPR Scientific Conference

When Research Meets Policy

The Halifax Convention Centre
Halifax, Nova Scotia May 29, 2019 – May 31, 2019

What really happens when research meets policy? Healthcare leaders from Nova Scotia and across Canada talk openly about what they value in health services research and hear noted researchers explain how they make their findings helpful to decision makers.

2019 Conference Program

2018 CAHSPR Conference

Shaping the Future of Canada’s Health Systems

Hotel Bonaventure
Montreal, Quebec May 29, 2018 – May 31, 2018

SAVE THE DATE for the 2019 Conference being hosted in Halifax, Nova Scotia at the Halifax Convention Centre on May 29-31, 2019.

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2017 CAHSPR Conference

Towards an Accord for Change

May 24, 2017 – May 26, 2017

CAHSPR explores the contributions of health services research to reaching accord on how to improve Canada’s healthcare system. We use the word “accord” both formally in the context of the federal, provincial, & territorial discussions and agreements; and more broadly in terms of positive working relationships between providers, institutions, regional, provincial and federal governments.

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2016 CAHSPR Conference

A Learning Healthcare System: Let the Patient Revolution Begin!

Toronto Ontario
May 09, 2016 – May 12, 2016

2016 Conference Program

2015 CAHSPR Conference

Learning from Each Other: Across disciplines, jurisdictions and generations

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 –  Thursday, May 28, 2015

2015 Conference Program

2014 CAHSPR Conference

“Convergence of Health Policy and Evidence – Bridge Over Troubled Water”

Hilton Toronto
Toronto Ontario May 12, 2014 – May 15, 2014

2014 Conference Program

2013 CAHSPR Conference

Making Good on the Triple Aim: How to Improve our Success within the Canadian Context

The Sheraton Wall Centre Hotel
Vancouver B.C. May 28, 2013 – May 30, 2013

What will it take to achieve the Triple Aim in Canadian health care? Can we simultaneously increase population health and improve the patient and provider experience while constraining cost growth? The conference provides an opportunity to learn from improvement initiatives in Canada and other jurisdictions, to identify the factors necessary to drive improvements across the Canadian health system, and to explore what it means to pursue the triple aim within the promise of universal access.

2013 Conference Program

2012 CAHSPR Conference

Innovations for health system improvement: Balancing costs, quality and equity

Hilton Bonaventure Hotel
Montreal Quebec May 29, 2012 – May 31, 2012

Meeting demands for a more accountable and high-performing health care system requires a balanced approach to addressing costs, quality, and equity. The 2012 CAHSPR conference brings together cutting-edge research with first-hand policy experience to explore options for achieving sustainable improvements in health care. Featuring over 200 presentations by decision makers, junior and senior researchers, and graduate students in plenary, small group and poster formats, the conference sets the stage for informed discussion and debate.

2012 Conference Program