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QUEST-SJ February 2018 Meeting

  • nbcc saint john 100 Tucker Park Road Saint John, NB, E2K 5E2 Canada (map)

QUEST-SJ Qualitative Health Research Collaborative
Tuesday, February 13, 2018 3:00 – 4:30 p.m.
Room 2217, NBCC Building 100 Tucker Park Road, Saint John

1. Announcements & Updates
Harm Reduction Symposium (March 23 & 24)

2. Methodological Focus of the Month:
Data Collection Using Audio and Video Diaries: A Systematic Review Rosa Knight (3 rd year medical student at DMNB) will share the process and findings of a systematic review on the use of audio and video diaries as a qualitative data collection strategy to explore participants’ health care experiences.

3. Hot Topic: Essentials of Informed Consent
There are many aspects to consider when planning for informed consent, such as what is meant by informed consent and what is required to be included in a consent form. Questions often arise as to what information needs to be provided to participants and what happens if a participant wishes to withdraw from a study. Dr. Lisa Best (Psychology) will lead a discussion on the essentials for planning and managing informed consent.

4. Odds ‘n’ Sods
 Point in Time (PiT) Homeless Count – Mary MacKinnon will speak briefly to this initiative coming up in mid-March, and be available to meet anyone interested in participating in the count after this session.
 Next Session – March 13, NBCC (Tucker Park) Room #2217. If you have an announcement or update, or wish to contribute to any of the categories in a future meeting, please let us know at

Earlier Event: February 13
QUEST-SJ March 2018 Meeting
Later Event: March 13
QUEST Monthly Meeting - CANCELED