Journalology is the science of publication practices and the study of these activities. The Ottawa Hospital's Centre for Journaology provides services and resources to help researchers publish their findings in a way that maximises usability and impact on health.

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Jeremy Grimshaw and David Moher ranked among world’s top researchers
March 8, 2019 - Drs. Jeremy Grimshaw and David Moher have once again been ranked among the world’s top scientists. According to Clarivate Analytics, they are both among the most highly cited scientists in the world in the field of Social Sciences, with tens of thous
Is that diagnostic test accurate? Made-in-Ottawa guideline expected to change research around the world
March 7, 2018 - In a world of constantly conflicting medical studies, systematic reviews have become an essential tool for health-care decision making. In 2009, Dr. David Moher and his colleagues created the original PRISMA guidelines to help make these reviews mo
Finding better ways to bring health research to life: World-leading Centre for Implementation Research opens at The Ottawa Hospital
January 18, 2018 - Researchers regularly make discoveries that have the potential to improve patient care and quality of life. However, getting those findings adopted by health-care systems can be a challenge. Researchers at The Ottawa Hospital are already world l
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Name Scientific appointment Diseases, conditions and populations of interest Research and clinical approaches
Cobey, Kelly
(Clinical Epidemiology)
Behaviour, Clinical trials, Epidemiology, Journalology, Systematic reviews
McInnes, Matthew
Associate Scientist
(Clinical Epidemiology)
Bladder cancer, Cancer, Prostate cancer Clinical research, Epidemiology, Health research methods, Imaging, Journalology, Systematic reviews
Moher, David
Senior Scientist
(Clinical Epidemiology)
Journalology, Knowledge translation and implementation research, Quality Improvement, Rapid reviews, Systematic reviews