Conference Learning Objectives

Are you a researcher? Upon completion of the conference, researchers will be able to:

  • Define patient-oriented research and articulate research objectives consistent with patient-oriented research
  • Understand the elements of patient-oriented research, and how to work collaboratively to ensure patient partners are integrated into the research team
  • Develop and maintain connections with other researchers in BC who are moving in similar directions to incorporate a patient-oriented research focus into their research activities

Are you a clinician? Upon completion of the conference clinicians will be able to:

  • Understand how patient-oriented research can impact clinical practice
  • Involve patient partners in research activities
  • Participate in patient-oriented research and learn about available resources and support

Are you a policy- or decision-maker? Upon completion of the conference decision makers will be able to:

  • Understand patient-oriented research and how it can inform policy decisions
  • Design policies informed by patient-oriented research
  • Develop connections with researchers, clinicians and patient partners

Are you a patient? Upon completion of the conference patients will be able to:

  • Understand the need for and role of patient partners in patient-oriented research
  • Describe ways that patients contribute to patient-oriented research activities
  • Develop connections with research teams, organizations and others who support patient-oriented research