Health & Medical Education Research Funding Competition

The 2020-21 Health Science and Medical Education Research and Innovation Funding Competition is now open!  The competition begins with a Letter of Intent process, with applications due 28 September 2020.

Award funding provided by OHMES is to a maximum of $10,000 per project, and will be made according to scientific merit, relevance and originality of the project, and its contribution to developing individual and collective capacity in educational scholarship in the Cumming School of Medicine at the University of Calgary.  

Please see below for full competition details, the new required Letter of Intent Template, and the Funding Request & Expenses Policies (revised June 2020) that provides detail on what types of expenses are eligible.  The forms used to evaluate the LOIs are also available.

announcement

Competition Announcement

Template

LOI Template

Policies

Funding & Expense Policies

 

 

2019-20 Award Recipients

OHMES awarded $65,067 in total funding in the 2019-20 competition:

Lead investigator

Project Title

Suzette Cooke

Can you RELATE?  Navigating Care Crises and Building Trust with Parents in the Pediatric Hospital Setting:  A Workshop and Simulation-Based Curriculum for Pediatric Residents

Martina Kelly

Perceiving patients' emotional cues:  a mixed methods study with medical and nursing students

Rebecca Malhi

Experiences of Physicians in Rural Practice:  A Human Library Approach

Marcy Mintz

The Assessment of Internal Medicine Evaluations in Residency Study (AIMERS)

Kathleen Moncrieff

Quantifying variance in patient care attributed to the residency program training of their family physician

Pamela Roach

Understanding Educational Experiences across CSM:  Informing Critical Indigenous Health Educatio

Shannon Ruzycki

The impact of accent on assessment of residents by physicians, nurses and patients

Keith Wycliffe-Jones

Do Canadian medical graduates perceive the process for the selection for Family Medicine Residency Training in Canada as fair?