Training Opportunities

Upcoming Webinar: Supporting First Nation-Centred Research & Meaningful Collaboration



Join CHILD-BRIGHT’s final 2019 Summer Learning Series webinar!


When: Thursday, August 22, 2019

Time: 9:00 – 10:00 am PST / 12:00 – 1:00 pm EST


This free webinar is open to all those interested in learning more about topics related to patient-oriented research (POR). This session will:

  • Introduce some of the key historical, contextual, and ethical considerations when considering research involving First Nations peoples and populations
  • Explore the importance of integrating both Indigenous and Western knowledge in research approaches
  • Discuss the First Nation principles of ownership, control, access, possession (OCAP)
  • Use the project, “Prenatal Opioid Exposure and Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome: A Research Project with Indigenous People in Ontario First Nations”, as a case study to illustrate how these concepts are embedded into research
  • Share perspectives on patient-oriented research as Indigenous researchers and community members.


For more information, and to register click here.



BC SUPPORT Unit Training & Events



The BC SUPPORT Unit offers a number of ongoing training opportunities and events. Visit their website to find out more.