PhD Students

Sayna Bahreini

CIR Supervisor

Ian Graham

  • Knowledge translation
  • Palliative care
  • Spiritual care

Implementing an approach for screening spiritual suffering and evaluating outcomes of the implementation

Valerie Fiset

CIR Supervisor

Ian Graham

  • Nursing education
  • Integrated knowledge translation
  • Evidence-based practice
  • Palliative care
  • Symptom management

Nursing students’ use of guidelines for symptom management: Context and influencing factors

Chantelle Garritty

CIR Supervisor

David Moher

  • Rapid reviews methodology
  • Information-packaging mechanisms used to convey health research information to decision-makers
  • Innovative knowledge synthesis methods

Facilitating the use and uptake of rapid reviews

Lucas Helal

CIR Supervisor

David Moher

  • Solutions designed to improve the quality of reporting
  • Impact of reporting in methodological processes for evidence synthesis
  • Appraisal, knowledge uptake and clinical translation of research among diverse study designs
  • Transparency in reporting
  • Conduction and adherence to reproducibility practices in research
  • Identification and evaluation of low quality (and deceptive) journals and their global burden on science

Claire Ludwig

CIR Supervisor

Dawn Stacey

  • Patient engagement
  • Nursing leadership
  • Managerial evidence-informed decision-making
  • Home care research,
  • Implementation of innovations into practice/organizations
  • Cancer symptom management

Engagement of frail and seriously ill patients as partners on research teams

Kelly J Mrklas

CIR Supervisor

Ian Graham

  • Integrated knowledge translation
  • Implementation science/practice
  • Knowledge synthesis

Understanding integrated knowledge translation research in partnership funded teams: researcher, knowledge user and funder perspectives

Letitia Nadalin Penno

CIR Supervisor

Janet Squires

  • Sustainability of evidence-based practice (EBP) in tertiary care
  • Individual determinants of sustained EBP
  • Contextual determinants of sustained EBP
  • Compassion fatigue

Analysis of sustainability models/frameworks/ theories; empirical study related to sustained use of an EBP

Susan Rogers Van Katwyk

CIR Supervisor

Jeremy Grimshaw

Larissa Shamseer

CIR Supervisor

David Moher, Jeremy Grimshaw

  • Reporting guideline development
  • Implementation strategies for improving reporting and transparency of research
  • Characterizing the features, content, and impact of predatory journals, systematic review methods

Improving the reporting and development of systematic review protocols

Adrienne Stevens

CIR Supervisor

David Moher

  • Systematic reviews and other knowledge synthesis types diagnostic test accuracy
  • Clinical practice guidelines
  • Reporting of healthcare research

Empirical evidence in relation to the completeness of reporting of rapid reviews

Brianne Wood

CIR Supervisor

Ian Graham

  • Patient preferences
  • Decision aids
  • Cancer screening
  • Statistical modelling

Woman-centered cervical screening: identifying women’s preferences and factors related to their preferences in cervical cancer screening