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2017 Canadian VIGOUR Centre Annual Report

We are pleased to share the 2017 CVC Annual Report. This year’s report highlights the results of our organization’s focus in 2017 and emphasizes our continuing commitment to enhancing human health through innovation and training the next generation of health researchers. Our staff and faculty have all contributed to this compendium and the elements contained […]

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Spring 2018 Canadian Cardiac Chronicle Published

We are pleased to share with you the Spring 2018 issue of the Canadian Cardiac Chronicle. This issue features: A letter from Co-Director Justin Ezekowitz A look back at the 5th Annual CVC Clinical Trials Colloquium Recent updates on current and upcoming clinical trials Monitoring tips Recent CVC publications We hope you enjoy this issue of the […]

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Dr. Paul Armstrong Awarded the Order of Canada

Congratulations to CVC Founding Director Dr. Paul W. Armstrong on being appointed an Officer of the Order of Canada. Established in 1967, the Order of Canada is one of the country’s highest civilian honours. It recognizes outstanding achievement, dedication to the community and service to the nation from peoples across all sectors of Canadian society. […]

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Winter 2017 Canadian Cardiac Chronicle

With the holiday season approaching we are pleased to share with you the Winter 2017 Issue of the Canadian Cardiac Chronicle. This issue features: A letter from Founding Director Paul W Armstrong Recent updates on current and upcoming clinical trials monitoring tips on maintenance and tracking of investigational product Information on the upcoming ACC Rockies Meeting (Feb […]

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Fall 2017 Canadian Cardiac Chronicle

​We are pleased to share with you our Fall 2017 Issue of the Canadian Cardiac Chronicle. This issue features: A letter from Co-Director Shaun Goodman about composite outcomes in clinical trials Recent updates on current and upcoming clinical trials Information about the 23rd edition of the Beyond 2000 Symposium, taking place October 23rd in conjunction with the […]

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Dr. Justin Ezekowitz named a Royal Society of Canada College Member

Congratulations to CVC Co-Director Dr. Justin Ezekowitz, who was recently named a member of the College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists by the Royal Society of Canada. Those named to the College represent the emerging generation of scholarly, scientific and artistic leadership in Canada. Together, the members of the College will address issues of […]

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Investing in Research is the Best Way to Create an Innovative Economy

Congratulations to Dr. Paul Armstrong and his co-author, Dr. Carol Hebert, on the publication of their opinion piece “Investing in research is the best way to create an innovative economy” in The Globe and Mail. This article –on behalf of the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences – articulates why the recently published Naylor Report that […]

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NACTRC Launches its Real World Evidence Unit

The Real Word Evidence unit designs and performs pragmatic trials and research projects that harness the power of real-world health data. It works with a vast network of experts that includes today’s brightest clinicians, methodologists, analysts, health economists, and policy makers in a wide range of disciplines. According to CVC Co-Director Dr. Justin Ezekowitz, “Alberta […]

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Summer 2017 Canadian Cardiac Chronicle

We are pleased to share with you our Summer 2017 issue of the Canadian Cardiac Chronicle. This issue features: A letter from Co-Director Justin Ezekowitz highlighting the upcoming 150th year celebration for Canada, and the opportunity it presents to reflect on Canadian contributions to existing pivotal research, as well as those discoveries that are still to come […]

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2016 Canadian VIGOUR Centre Annual Report

We are pleased to share the 2016 CVC Annual Report. This year’s report highlights the results of our organization’s focus in 2016 and emphasizes our continuing commitment to enhancing human health through innovation and training the next generation of health researchers. Our staff and faculty have all contributed to this compendium and the elements contained […]

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