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Dr. Joan Tranmer awarded a CIHR-SPOR PIHCI Network Knowledge Synthesis grant

Published Fri Dec 16th 2016

Dr. Joan Tranmer is the recipient of a 1-year grant for the project 'Evaluation of primary health care integration strategies for adults with chronic conditions: A systematic review'. Joan will be working with researchers, knowledge users, patients representatives and decision makers from Ontario (R. Birtwhistle, D. Edge, E. VanDenKerkhof, P. Huras, T. Custers, C. Hamilton-Kuby, J. Mackenzie) and Newfoundland and Labrador (J. Lukewich, S. Asghari). The aim of the review is to determine the characteristics of services and programs that optimize integration of care across health settings and are associated with good patient care, particularly for patients with chronic conditions.