MSSU Newsletter Winter 2021

Publication Date: 
Friday, March 26, 2021

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

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In this Issue


  • MSSU releases 2019/2020 Report to Community*
  • Watch Keeping up with Knowledge Translation – Session 2 & 3
  • Members of the MSSU community present at CIHR Health System Impact Fellowship Learning Collaborative Webinar Series 
  • MSSU collaborating with SPOR Evidence Alliance to support COVID-END  
  • New Pediatric Clinical Trials Video shows children how to become research superheroes*
  • Meet Virginia McIntyre, Patient Partner*

Research Updates

  • New publication: Text Message Interventions in Adolescent Mental Health and Addiction Services: Scoping Review*
  • Dr. Christine Cassidy and Jackie Pidduck receive IWK Mentored Grant 
  • Transitions in Care Team Publishes Poster at Virtual Town Hall*
  • Peer-Reviewed Article on CONNECT’s Results

Engagement Opportunities

  • NaviCare/SoinsNavi Patient and Family Advisory (PFAC) Committee
  • Recruiting participants for PEI-based research study

Funding Opportunities

  • Accepting Applications for the 2021-2022 MSSU Student Awards*
  • Accepting Applications for the 2021 BRIC NS Student Research Award
  • QEII Foundation Diversity in Health Care Bursaries 

Upcoming Events and Training

  • Save the Date: Keeping up with Knowledge Translation
  • 2021 QUEST-SJ Speaker Lineup
  • Canadian Healthcare Navigation Conference 2021
  • KT Canada Scientific Meeting 2021

Publications and Resources

  • Let’s Talk CIHR - Systemic Racism and Canada’s Health Research Funding System*

SPOR Community Updates

  • SPOR Update Newsletter*
  • SPOR Evidence Alliance Newsletter

MSSU Updates

  • New Staff Members and Farewells 


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