Upcoming Events

Register now for our workshops on ‘Finding and Using Research Evidence to Inform Decision-making in Health Systems and Organizations’

Want to be at the leading edge of the fast paced field of how to bring the best evidence to bear on pressing policy issues in support of health-system strengthening? Don’t miss your chance to attend one of the McMaster Health Forum’s Health Systems Learning fall workshops:

One-day workshop – September 15, 2016. Develop your skills in acquiring, assessing, adapting and applying the best available research evidence.

Five-day workshop – October 17 -21, 2016. Master the skills required to acquire, assess, adapt and apply research evidence by working with McMaster Health Forum faculty to prepare a high-quality summary of the available research evidence on a topic you are actively working on in your own organization.

For more information on these workshops (hosted in English), visit or contact us at


McMaster Health Forum Student Leadership Team – Call for Applications

Hi all,

We are currently recruiting members for the Student Leadership Team at the McMaster Health Forum, an inter-faculty initiative that strives to be a leading hub for improving health outcomes through collective problem solving. Operating at the regional/provincial level and at national levels, we harness information, convene stakeholders and prepare action-oriented leaders to meet pressing health issues creatively. For more information about the McMaster Health Forum and Student Leadership Team, visit our website at or send an email to

We will be recruiting four members to the Student Leadership Team, including a multimedia specialist, a logistics and evaluations coordinator, a marketing and communications coordinator, and a graduate student representative.

Applications are due by 11:59 p.m. on June 20, 2016. Selected applicants will be requested to attend an interview between June 25 – 30, 2016. Please see the attached Call for Applications for descriptions of responsibilities for each position, information on how to apply, and who to contact if you have any questions.

Best regards,

Malcolm Hartman and Padmaja Sreeram
McMaster Health Forum Student Leadership Team Co-Chairs, 2016-2017