Team News

August 2013

Strong Team presence in upcoming CARO Annual Scientific Meeting

Team members will be presenting at the CARO Annual Scientific Meeting in Montreal, September 18-21, 2013.

May 2013

Strong CIHR Team presence in upcoming CORS Annual Conference

Former and current CIHR Team members will be presenting at the CORS Annual Conference in Vancouver, May 27-29, 2013.

April 2013

CIHR Team clinical leader is the April guest blogger for the BC Cancer Foundation

CIHR Team member Scott Tyldesley is the April guest blogger for the BC Cancer Foundation's Partners in Discovery blog.

June 2011

Chemo SmartBook receives "Top Innovation - Health Authority" Excellence in BC Health Care Award

Presented by the Health Employers Association of BC (HEABC), the Excellence in BC Health Care Awards recognize the efforts...

March 2010

Thursday, March 11th, 2010: CIHR Team presentation at UBC's Research Week lecture

CIHR Team member Ruben Aristizabal will be presenting "Improving the Chemotherapy Appointment Experience at the BC Cancer Agency" as part of UBC's Celebrate Research Week lecture entitle

November 2009

CIHR Team member Scott Tyldesley awarded Best Oral Presentation at Chung Research Day

CIHR Team member Scott Tyldesley received Best Oral Presentation by a Department of Surgery Doctor award at the 15th Annual Department of Surgery Chung Research Day (...

October 2009

CIHR Team members win 2009 Pierskalla Award at INFORMS

CIHR Team members Mariel Lavieri, Marty Puterman and Scott Tyldesley are awarded first place in the Pierskalla Best Paper Competition for their paper in Prostate Cancer Treatment Decisio

September 2009

CIHR Team member Mariel Lavieri successfully defended doctoral dissertation

On Friday, September 18, 2009 at 9:00 am, CIHR Team member Mariel Lavieri successfully presented her Final Oral Examination for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in Business...

Four CIHR Team presentation in upcoming INFORMS Annual meeting

CIHR Team members Mariel Lavieri, Vincent Chow, Antoine Saure and Greg Werker will be presenting at the INFORMS 2009 Annual Meeting in San Diego, October 11-14, 2009.

Strong CIHR Team presence in CARO 2009

CIHR Team members Scott Tyldesley, John French and Mike Darud will be presenting their work at the CARO 2009 Annual Scientific Meeting entitled "Improving the Patient Experience: Symptom Control...

July 2009

CIHR Team members to participate at Mayo Clinic conference

CIHR Team members Mariel Lavieri and Pablo Santibanez are featured as Guest Faculty in the upcoming Mayo Clinic Conference on...

June 2009

Patient focus in ACU research study could help cut wait times by 70%

Outpatient clinic study by The CIHR Team in Operations Research for Improved Cancer Care draws attention from UBC's Centre for Health Care Management.

May 2009

Operations Research and Lean Health Care Conference: A Successful Event!

Conference co-organized by The CIHR Team in Operations Research for Improved Cancer Care gathered more than 150 operations research professionals, managers, and senior decision-...

Collaboration Produces Powerful Decision-Making Tool for Health Human Resource Planning

UBC's Centre for Health Care Management highlights CIHR Team member Mariel Lavieri's work on strategic nursing planning for...


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