Patient Leaders

An episode of SPORcast

By SPORcast
A bi-weekly podcast discussing the Standards for Patient-Oriented Research from the west coast of Canada. Hosts: Beverley Pomeroy and Lisa Ridgway

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Citizen Patients - guest Carolyn Canfield
Carolyn Canfield works as a citizen-patient across Canada and internationally to expand opportunities for patients, carers and communities to partner with healthcare professionals to transform health systems. Following personal tragedy from care failures in 2008, her full-time volunteering has earned her recognition as Canada’s first Patient Safety Champion in 2014, and faculty appointment at UBC with the Department of Family Practice, first as Honorary Lecturer and now as Adjunct Professor. Bev, Lisa and Carolyn sound off on patient engagement, citizen patients and how to continue influencing change in patient oriented research.
October 7, 2019
Partnerships and Collaboration
This episode is a conversation with Taylor Hainstock, Research Liaison Lead with the Vancouver Island Centre of the BC SUPPORT Unit; a partnership  between University of Victoria, Vancouver Island Health Research and Island Health Medical Department.
September 24, 2019
Why SPORcast?
Bev and Lisa share their own personal stories about why they are passionate about patient-oriented research, impacting health outcomes and how SPORcast came about in the spring of 2019.
September 17, 2019
Building Patient-Oriented Capacity
Guest(s): Susanna Koczkur, Program Manager and Research Lead PaCER, O'Brien Institute for Public Health, University of Calgary.
September 11, 2019
Patient Engagement
Episode 3 is a dynamic and provocative conversation with ​Dr Erin Michalak, Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of British Colombia, Founder C.R.E.S.T. BD, Methods Cluster PE Lead for BC SUPPORT Unit and the recent winner of CIHR Golf Leaf prize for Transformation: Patient Engagement.
September 3, 2019
Patient Leaders
In this episode, Lisa and Bev talk with Helene Campbell, a Double Double Lung Transplant Recipient and Patient Leader with Health Standards Organization.
September 3, 2019
SPORcast Introductory Inaugural Episode
Welcome to SPORcast inaugural episode!  In the first segment, Bev and Lisa will discuss Patient Oriented Research and the what, how and why they got involved.  The second segment is a great conversation with Stirling Bryan, the Scientific Director of the BC SUPPORT Unit and Methods Clusters.
August 7, 2019
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