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Applications for April/May 2015
Program Start
October 31, 2014




Questions about the 2015-2016 Application Period?
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Welcome to TUTOR-PHC


TUTOR-PHC is a one-year, national, interdisciplinary research capacity building program funded by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) that has been training primary health care researchers from family medicine, nursing, psychology, epidemiology, social work, education, policy and many other disciplines since 2003.

 The innovative curriculum of this one-year certificate program in primary health care research skills and interdisciplinary theory & processes includes:

  • An on-site Symposium in the Spring of 2015
  • Two 3-week online research skill development workshops
  • Two 7-8-week online interdisciplinary discussion groups
  • Fall: present your own research project and receive interdisciplinary feedback
  • Winter: work with an interdisciplinary team to create a research proposal
Why apply?  
  • FREE primary health care research training – including travel to the Symposium
  • Earn University Credit & CME credits
  • Valuable feedback on your own primary health care research
  • Mentorship from experienced interdisciplinary primary health care researchers
  • Interdisciplinary team experience
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