Research methodology

Research methodology

Community-based research ethics: a process

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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
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Online
Author: 
Jocelyn Downie
Barbara Cottrell
Publisher: 
Maritime Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (now called Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Women's Health)
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Working with the Dalhousie Health Law Institute and the Canadian Research Institute for the Advancement of Women, this project developed a mechanism for ethics review of community-based research where existing ethics reviews processes are either not available or are inappropriate

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Contact office for a copy. Also available online.

Building capacity for health research transfer in Western Canada: an environmental scan

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English
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Judy Birdsell
Karen Omelchuk
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Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research
Publication Date: 
2007

Presents the results of an environmental scan on health research transfer (RT), assessing the current state of support for RT capacity-building entities in Western Canada, with capacity-building and research being the two main focuses.

The supply, distribution and working context of health professionals: why do things (almost) never change

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English
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John Lavis
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Health Canada
Publication Date: 
2007

Describes the knowledge-translation (KT) activities on health human resources (HHR) policy issues by studying researchers and policymakers` activities, knowledge, views and use of the research knowledge.

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Still Making waves: 10 year report

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Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (BCCEWH)
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Online
Author: 
Lorraine Greaves
Ann Pederson
Publisher: 
British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2007
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Report discusses the last ten years of the Centre, their accomplishments, how they have generated change through their research, how to get research out to policymakers, the alchemy of research, making policy and making gender matter more.

A fact sheet on Aboriginal health research governance

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Aboriginal
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Online
Author: 
Darlene Sanderson
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Aboriginal Women's Health and Healing Research Group
Publication Date: 
2007
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Examines Aboriginal research ethics review processes, research agreements and models for ensuring that research is directed by and accountable to Aboriginal communities.

Report on the regional consultation held in Kahnawake, Quebec

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Aboriginal
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Online
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Aboriginal Women's Health and Healing Research Group
Publication Date: 
2006
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Discusses AWHHRG's bibliography, with such themes as Aboriginal research methodology, gaps in existing research, qualitative and quantitative research, and strategies and methods.

Escort services in a border town: transmission dynamics of STDs within and between communities: methodological challenges conduc

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English
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Jacqueline Lewis
Eleanor Maticka-Tyndale
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STAR: Sex Trade Advocacy and Research
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Windsor, ON

Outlines some of the methodological issues and challenges of studying issues pertaining to the sex worker and the sex work industry. Finds that recognition needs to be paid to the needs of those being studied and their knowledge and expertise in the area. Suggests that esearchers interested in studying sex work should consider modifying their research models in order to involve sex workers more in the research process.

Guidelines on ethical participatory research with HIV positive women

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English
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Online
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International Community of Women Living with HIV/AIDS
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International Community of Women Living with HIV/AIDS
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
London, UK

Presents guidelines and categories for classifying participatory research protocols when developing socio-economic research programmes with HIV-positive women.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Indigenous peoples & participatory health research: planning & management - preparing research agreements

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English
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World Health Organization
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Geneza, Switzerland

Provides information on the joint management of research by research institutions and Indigenous Peoples, particularly in relation to the drawing up of a research agreement specifying the terms and conditions under which health research for mutual benefit will be carried out.

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ABGN.I53 2003

Applying gender-based analysis at Health Canada. Introductory course: participant's manual.

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Health Canada
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Health Canada
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Explains what gender-based analysis (GBA) is and why it is used in Health Canada analyses. Provides introductory materials with theoretical frameworks and illustrative case examples and topics for discussion.

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GEND.A66 v.1
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