What is the NACTRC Real World Evidence Unit? This research unit designs and performs pragmatic trials and research projects that harness the power of real-world health data. It works with a vast network of experts that includes today’s brightest clinicians, methodologists, analysts, health economists, and policy makers in a wide range of disciplines.
NACTRC’s Quarterly Research Report kicks off this month with exciting features on what we’ve been up to lately. This newsletter will provide valuable information to better enable and facilitate research, […]
This article appeared in the Edmonton Journal on April 6, 2017. More Albertans suffering from hepatitis C will receive treatment thanks to public funding for new therapies, says Stephen Shafran, a […]
Alberta is home to thousands of studies in medical areas like child health, cardiology, and gastroenterology. The Northern Alberta Clinical Trials and Research Centre, a joint venture between the University […]
Alberta researchers hope 5,000 seniors across the province can help them improve the health of those with chronic illnesses, such as diabetes and heart disease. Researchers are trying to determine if interventions such as providing free preventive medications and personalized educational programs will help seniors better follow the recommendations of their doctors.