Events & Training

The Patient-Oriented Research Training Program provides participants with a foundational understanding of patient-oriented research (POR). The program consists of monthly webinars and workshops.

The training program is open to anyone with an interest in patient-oriented research: researchers, patients and families, health care professionals, policy makers, industry personnel, and graduate students. There is no cost to attend the training events, but online registration for each event is required.

Complete at least 5 webinars and one face-to-face (virtual) workshop over a two year period and you will receive a letter of completion. Please let us know if you are interested in receiving a letter of completion for the program by sending an email to: to register.

CIHR's Foundations in Patient-Oriented Research Training

Five weekly online sessions
Oct 20-Dec 1 | 1-3 PM


Save the Date SHARE Science, Health and Research Education Summit. Join us in person or virtually November 10, 2022

Science, Health and Research Education (SHARE) Summit

November 10, 2022


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Engaging LGBTQ2IAS+ Community Members in Clinical Research