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

Activity

The conference "Spinoza, relational autonomy, and SDM" is available on our website

On April 13, we received Elaina Gauthier-Mamaril, PhD candidate in philosophy at the University of Aberdeen, for a conference via Zoom on "Spinoza, relational autonomy, and SDM". Her presentation is available in video by following this link.

By Carole Thiébaut, 15/04/2021

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Activity

The conference "Spinoza, relational autonomy, and SDM" is available on our website

On April 13, we received Elaina Gauthier-Mamaril, PhD candidate in philosophy at the University of Aberdeen, for a conference via Zoom on "Spinoza, relational autonomy, and SDM". Her presentation is available in video by following this link.

By Carole Thiébaut, 15/04/2021

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Other

Survey on the management of shoulder pain by family physicians

As part of her doctoral project on the development of a knowledge transfer intervention to improve the management of shoulder pain by family physicians, Ms. Véronique Lowry, under the supervision of François Desmeules (associate professor at the School of Rehabilitation of the University of Montreal), invites family physicians and family medicine residents to complete a survey on the management of shoulder pain and on their perception of interprofessional collaboration. 

By Titilayo Agbadje, 08/03/2021

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Other

Survey on the management of shoulder pain by family physicians

As part of her doctoral project on the development of a knowledge transfer intervention to improve the management of shoulder pain by family physicians, Ms. Véronique Lowry, under the supervision of François Desmeules (associate professor at the School of Rehabilitation of the University of Montreal), invites family physicians and family medicine residents to complete a survey on the management of shoulder pain and on their perception of interprofessional collaboration. 

By Titilayo Agbadje, 08/03/2021

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Activity

The webinar "Sharing Knowledge in COVID Time" is available on Youtube

The webinar held on February 4th at the 12th International Conference of Deans of French-Speaking Faculties of Medicine (CIDMEF) on the theme "Sharing knowledge in the time of COVID" is now available on Youtube by following this link (French only).

By Titilayo Agbadje, 22/02/2021

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Activity

The webinar "Sharing Knowledge in COVID Time" is available on Youtube

The webinar held on February 4th at the 12th International Conference of Deans of French-Speaking Faculties of Medicine (CIDMEF) on the theme "Sharing knowledge in the time of COVID" is now available on Youtube by following this link (French only).

By Titilayo Agbadje, 22/02/2021

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Publication

Simon Décary's publishes his Overuse Series #5: "Is Shared Decision Making our Excalibur?"

Under the direction of France Légaré, Simon Décary has published an article entitled Overcoming Overuse Part 5: Is Shared Decision Making Our Excalibur? in the Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy (JOSPT). In part 5 of the Overcoming Overuse series, authors look at the evidence supporting shared decision making as a strategy to help curb overuse. 

By Titilayo Agbadje, 03/02/2021

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Publication

Simon Décary's publishes his Overuse Series #5: "Is Shared Decision Making our Excalibur?"

Under the direction of France Légaré, Simon Décary has published an article entitled Overcoming Overuse Part 5: Is Shared Decision Making Our Excalibur? in the Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy (JOSPT). In part 5 of the Overcoming Overuse series, authors look at the evidence supporting shared decision making as a strategy to help curb overuse. 

By Titilayo Agbadje, 03/02/2021

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Activity

Online conference: Sharing Knowledge in COVID Time

On February 4, 2021 at 3:00 p.m. (Paris time), the 12th International Conference of Deans of Faculties of French Expression Medicine (CIDMEF) took place online and was dedicated to COVID on the theme "Sharing knowledge in COVID time". Joyce Dogba, Associate Professor in the Department of Family and Emergency Medicine at Université Laval and France Légaré - Physician, Researcher, Professor at Université Laval specializing in family medicine were among the speakers at this conference, which was open to all.

By Titilayo Agbadje, 02/02/2021

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Activity

Online conference: Sharing Knowledge in COVID Time

On February 4, 2021 at 3:00 p.m. (Paris time), the 12th International Conference of Deans of Faculties of French Expression Medicine (CIDMEF) took place online and was dedicated to COVID on the theme "Sharing knowledge in COVID time". Joyce Dogba, Associate Professor in the Department of Family and Emergency Medicine at Université Laval and France Légaré - Physician, Researcher, Professor at Université Laval specializing in family medicine were among the speakers at this conference, which was open to all.

By Titilayo Agbadje, 02/02/2021

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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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