Trillium Primary Health Care Research Day

Please join us for the Trillium Primary Health Care Research Day ( Abstract Submission and registration are now open online. Limited space available so submit your abstract now!

Where: Sheraton Toronto Centre, 123 Queen St W

When: June 6, 2018

Who should attend? Researchers, policy makers, patients, clinicians and students/residents from all disciplines related to PHC

The Trillium Primary Health Care Research Day provides an opportunity to share your primary health care relevant research in a welcoming and constructive atmosphere.

Keynote Address: Dr. Robert Reid will discuss Creating a Research-enabled Learning Health System which will include a panel with clinician (TBD), patient (TBD), and policy (Anne Hayes, MOHLTC) voices.

Distinguished Lecture: Dr. Sharon Johnston will speak about Primary healthcare performance reporting in the information age: Empowering citizens, patients, and consumers.


1) Patient and Family Storytelling in Primary Health Care Research, with patient co-facilitation and

2) Integrating Rigorous Evaluation into Learning Health Systems in Ontario facilitated by Drs. Merrick Zwarenstein and Jen Rayner

As well there will be approximately 50 poster and oral presentations on recent/ongoing research in the Primary Health Care field.


Abstract Submission: April 17, 2018

If you had a patient or community member involved in your research, please consider including them as a co-presenter. It is important to hear their experience with the process first hand.  Limited travel grants and free registration are available for patient/community member presenters.

Limited travel grants are available for students/residents presenting their research

Registration: May 18, 2018

Please feel free to contact Leslie Meredith or Sandi Richard ( ) or 519-661-2111 x22136 if you have any questions or concerns.

This event is hosted by the INSPIRE-PHC Program ( ) and funded by the Ontario SPOR SUPPORT Unit (OSSU)