MSSU Newsletter–Fall 2019

Publication Date: 
Thursday, November 14, 2019

The latest MSSU quarterly newsletter is out – and jam-packed with news, events, engagement and funding opportunities and more!

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In this Issue


  • New MSSU logo*
  • Patient Advisor Profile: Carla Heggie
  • Recap of Patients' Den 2019*
  • CONNECT Conference presentations*
  • Update on the CIHR Strategic Plan*
  • Dr. Ted McDonald presents the NB-IRDT story

Engagement Opportunities

  • 811 Nova Scotia Survey*
  • Myeloma Priority Setting Partnership Survey*
  • CHILD-BRIGHT Network Youth Advisor Opportunities
  • Call for SKIP Patient Partners

Upcoming Events and Training

  • NS IHRIS Stakeholder Forums and MSSU NS Bridge Event
  • Value & Impact: Making Your Research Count
  • KT Canada National Seminar Series
  • Data Access Privacy Training Sessions
  • Pump-up your Searching Skills with Peer Power
  • TUTOR-PHC Training Program

Publications and Resources

  • Recent peer-reviewed publications
  • NIHR Knowledge Mobilisation Research
  • KT Pathways

Funding and Job Opportunities

  • NBHRF-CIHR-SPOR-MSSU Studentship/Fellowship*
  • CIHR SPOR Funding Opportunities*
  • CIHR Tier 2 Canada Research Chair (CRC) in Healthy Aging (UNB, Fredericton)

SPOR Community Updates

  • POR Pathways Project
  • Patient-Oriented Research Level of Engagement Tool (PORLET)

MSSU Updates

  • Meet our new Patient Engagement Coordinator
  • Three new staff members in PEI
  • Change of address for the MSSU Moncton office*

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