New Tools for Community-Based Research course: February 2017
Universities Without Walls has partnered with the Faculty of Education at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) to launch a professional certificate program.
Tools for Community-Based Research is a seven week course that incorporates self-directed education modules and live online discussion. Our goal is to get you ready to participate in and contribute to community-based research teams, especially those engaged with health research.
When? The course will run from February 6 - March 31, 2017. You can find the curriculum overview and registration information here.
Scholarships: The Ontario HIV Treatment Network will offer a number of scholarships for persons living with HIV, peer researchers and HIV/AIDS community leaders in Ontario to offset the tuition fee. If you’d like to apply for a scholarship, please complete this short application form by February 3.
About the instructors: Francisco Ibáñez-Carrasco PhD is the Director of Education and Training at the OHTN and a community-based research practitioner since 2003. Diana Campbell is Coordinator of Program Development at the OHTN.
A short video introducing the course is available here.