Canada Research Chair in Shared Decision Making and Knowledge Translation


Our mission: providing health professionals and their patients with the necessary skills to promote shared decision-making throughout the healthcare continuum.

News

You will find in the present section the latest news regarding the Canadian Research Chair in Shared Decision Making and Knowledge Translation

Publication

Our colleague Titilayo Tatiana Agbadjé publishes an article on the evaluation of a prenatal screening decision aid

The article published in Patient Education and Counseling under the supervision of France Légaré is entitled Evaluation of a prenatal screening decision aid: A mixed methods pilot study. We developed a decision aid (DA) to help pregnant women and their partners make informed decisions about prenatal screening for trisomy. We aimed to determine its usefulness for preparing for decision-making and its acceptability among end-users.

By Carole Thiébaut, 07/06/2021

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Publication

Our colleague Titilayo Tatiana Agbadjé publishes an article on the evaluation of a prenatal screening decision aid

The article published in Patient Education and Counseling under the supervision of France Légaré is entitled Evaluation of a prenatal screening decision aid: A mixed methods pilot study. We developed a decision aid (DA) to help pregnant women and their partners make informed decisions about prenatal screening for trisomy. We aimed to determine its usefulness for preparing for decision-making and its acceptability among end-users.

By Carole Thiébaut, 07/06/2021

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Publication

Our colleague Titilayo Tatiana Agbadjé publishes an article on the adoption of a patient decision aid for Down syndrome prenatal screening.

The article published in Implementation science under the supervision of France Légaré is entitled Theory-based approach to developing an implementation plan to support the adoption of a patient decision aid for Down syndrome prenatal screening. The objective of this study was to identify knowledge translation strategies and develop an implementation plan to promote the use of the decision aid in prenatal care services in Quebec. 

By Carole Thiébaut, 02/06/2021

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Publication

Our colleague Titilayo Tatiana Agbadjé publishes an article on the adoption of a patient decision aid for Down syndrome prenatal screening.

The article published in Implementation science under the supervision of France Légaré is entitled Theory-based approach to developing an implementation plan to support the adoption of a patient decision aid for Down syndrome prenatal screening. The objective of this study was to identify knowledge translation strategies and develop an implementation plan to promote the use of the decision aid in prenatal care services in Quebec. 

By Carole Thiébaut, 02/06/2021

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Activity

Online lecture: D.DEC (Designing discharge after emergency care) and designing patient-oriented emergency charts

The lecture (in French) will be held on May 19, 2021 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. as part of the SASSS Signature Activities of the CISSS de Chaudière-Appalaches Research Centre. You can see Dr. Vaillancourt's lecture in English here.
Click here to register for the conference.

By Carole Thiébaut, 12/05/2021

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Activity

Online lecture: D.DEC (Designing discharge after emergency care) and designing patient-oriented emergency charts

The lecture (in French) will be held on May 19, 2021 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. as part of the SASSS Signature Activities of the CISSS de Chaudière-Appalaches Research Centre. You can see Dr. Vaillancourt's lecture in English here.
Click here to register for the conference.

By Carole Thiébaut, 12/05/2021

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Activity

VITAM Days (24 and 25 February 2021) now available online!

On February 24 and 25, VITAM-Centre de recherche en santé durable du Centre intégré universitaire de santé et de services sociaux de la Capitale-Nationale held VITAM Days on the theme "Shared decision-making between the citizen and their health and social care team: making decisions for health together.”
Videos of these VITAM Days are now available here.

By Carole Thiébaut, 06/05/2021

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Activity

VITAM Days (24 and 25 February 2021) now available online!

On February 24 and 25, VITAM-Centre de recherche en santé durable du Centre intégré universitaire de santé et de services sociaux de la Capitale-Nationale held VITAM Days on the theme "Shared decision-making between the citizen and their health and social care team: making decisions for health together.”
Videos of these VITAM Days are now available here.

By Carole Thiébaut, 06/05/2021

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Other

France Légaré among the 20 Quebec women scientists in Florence Meney's book "Têtes chercheuses"

"Being a woman and a researcher"
An article (in French) about the book by Claudine Magny is available on ULaval nouvelles here.

By Carole Thiébaut, 06/05/2021

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Other

France Légaré among the 20 Quebec women scientists in Florence Meney's book "Têtes chercheuses"

"Being a woman and a researcher"
An article (in French) about the book by Claudine Magny is available on ULaval nouvelles here.

By Carole Thiébaut, 06/05/2021

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Tools and training

You will find in the present section the tools and trainings developed by the team of the Canada Research Chair in Shared Decision Making and Knowledge Translation

Shared decision making tools

In order to facilitate shared decision making implementation in different health contexts, these tools are available in different formats and for different types of knowledge users.

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Professional training


Our team specializes in training healthcare professionals by helping them developing the skills that will allow them to promote patient participation in decision making.

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Our team


Research team: Chairholder, Master's students, Doctoral students, Postdoctoral students, Research professionals, Collaborators ...

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Our mission

Providing health professionals and their patients with the necessary skills to promote shared decision-making throughout the healthcare continuum.

Vision

Acting as a premier training and support center and to be a cutting-edge implementation research group that helps healthcare professionals, both across Canada and abroad, to implement shared decision-making in a clinical setting.

Objectives
  • To identify primary healthcare professionals needs in order to promote strategies that encourage patients to participate in decision-making. In other words, to foster shared decision-making;

  • To assess the impact of shared decision-making on healthcare professionals and on patients.

Values
  • Professional integrity and ethics

  • Excellence and continued improvement

  • Innovation and creativity

  • Rigor and respect


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