The Chair

Implement shared decision making throughout life trajectories and across the continuum of care

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 centre and to be a cutting-edge implementation research group that helps healthcare professionals, both across Canada and abroad, to implement shared decision making in clinical settings. Objectives • To foster shared decision making by promoting strategies that encourage patients and healthcare professionals to participate in 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 • Rigour and respect