On Friday, February 3, 2017, St. Joseph's Care Group’s (SJCG) Centre for Applied Health Research hosted its 12th annual research conference entitled “Making a Difference: Showcase of Health Research 2017”.
Dr. Michel Bédard, Scientific Director, SJCG, said that "Since 2006, the Showcase has provided the opportunity for healthcare professionals, students, and scientists to share clinically relevant research projects.”
During the Showcase, participants had the opportunity to:
- Learn about health research relevant to Northwestern Ontarians;
- Discuss with others how to incorporate research into clinical practice; and
- Network and develop research partnerships.
Tracy Buckler, President and CEO, acknowledged that “Research has long been a critical and vital element of the work we do at St. Joseph’s Care Group. The Research Showcase provides an ideal forum to share research findings and promote research partnerships in our community.”