Research events
You can participate in a number of internal and external events to help you learn more about current health professions education research, conducting your own educational research project, or presenting the results or findings of your educational research project.

Health Professions Education Research Series 2020-2021

We will be hosting a series of sessions aimed at supporting health professions education (HPE) researchers in the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences. Sessions will take place on the 3rd Thursday of every month at 12:00pm during the academic year.

We will be hosting several types of sessions throughout the year:

  • Workshops – workshops on educational research topics
  • Invited Talks – presentation from invited guest
  • Research Journal Club – journal club focused on designing and conducting educational research
  • Working Sessions - bring your own work and get feedback from the group (e.g. research idea, abstract, manuscript) – contact Christen Rachul (information below) to schedule a date
September 17 Zoom Working Session – CCME abstracts  – Christen Rachul
October 15 Zoom Research Journal Club – TBD – Joanne Hamilton
November 19 Zoom Workshop – Writing Grants – Christen Rachul
December 17 TBD
January 21 Zoom Workshop – Rethinking the ways we use data in health professions education – Dr. Rachel Ellaway, University of Calgary
February 18 TBD Research Journal Club – TBD – Benjamin Collins
March 18 TBD
April 15 TBD
May (TBD) HPE Research Day
June 17 TBD

Health professions educational research day

We host an annual health professions educational research day that is open to everyone in the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences community. The health professions educational research day includes a keynote speaker, oral presentations, poster presentations, and an afternoon research workshop.

Research and evaluation workshops

We conduct workshops on a variety of research and evaluation topics throughout the year.


Academic conferences offer the opportunity to learn more about new and cutting edge health professions educational research and to present your own research.



Canadian Nursing Education Conference


Annual Canadian Pharmacy Education & Research Conference


  • coming soon

Rehabilitation Sciences

  • coming soon