To support the IWK research mission to:
Research Education Programs
The IWK is committed to building research capacity among its staff and trainees, as well as among our research partners at NSHA, through a comprehensive research design and methodology education program.
FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
Come see where research is heading at the IWK, ask questions, and be a part of the discussion.
When? The first Thursday of every month.
Where? Rounds will be held in the new Cineplex O.E. Smith Theatre on the main floor of the Children’s building at the IWK from 7:45-8:30 AM.
Come to this exciting new series of talks hosted by Research Services. Each month, a clinician-researcher from the health centre will present their research. This discussion will be appropriate to an audience with a wide range of backgrounds. We encourage fellow clinicians, researchers, administrative staff, managers, and the public to attend.
This course is FREE for IWK staff, IWK MDSS, NSHA staff, and NSHA MDSS.
Grant Application Review
Whether you are a first time applicant or experienced researcher, a review of your grant application may provide valuable insights prior to submission. Our consulting scientists welcome the opportunity to assist you by reviewing your application and providing relevant feedback. Please ensure you contact us well in advance of the submission date to allow adequate time for a thorough review.
Interdisciplinary Research is pleased to offer consulting services to individuals or groups. Our experienced consulting scientist, Dr. Jill Hatchette is available to provide direct assistance with your research needs. She provides guidance for all stages of the research process, for both qualitative and quantitative methods.
Dr. Richard B. Goldbloom Research
Jill E. Hatchette, Consulting Scientist
(902) 470-8717 (Phone)
(902) 470-6767 (Fax)
Congratulations to the winners of the 2016 Interdisciplinary Research Poster Competition
On November 24, 2016 the Interdisciplinary Research Team and Research Services hosted a poster competition. Thank you to everyone who participated.
(Left to Right: Dr. Jill Hatchette, Jaimie Carrier - 3rd Place, Travis Stenerson - 2nd Place, Rukevwe Erhende – 1st Place)
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The IWK Health Centre is respected for its world-class research into disorders and diseases affecting women, children, youth and families and is home to many leading research centres.
Learn more about our research centres by visiting one of the links below.
Dalhousie University Health Law and Policy Seminar Series - Of Bricks and Blood: Institutional Conscience Objections to MAID and Abortion | November 23, 2018
Dalhousie University Health Law and Policy Seminar Series - Cannabis Legislation: Past, Present and Future | January 18, 2019
Dalhousie University Health Law and Policy Seminar Series - Advance Requests for Medical Assistance in Dying: Ethical and Legal Considerations | February 8, 2019