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Workshops & seminars, Conferences & lectures

Homebase: A community of care for men enduring pain and isolation

Date & time

Wednesday, November 22, 2017
4 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Speaker(s)

Richard B. Hovey

Cost

This event is free

Organization

PERFORM Centre

Contact

Wendy Kunin
514-848-2424 ext. 5295

Where

Loyola Jesuit Hall and Conference Centre
7141 Sherbrooke W. Room 335

Wheelchair accessible

No

Hovey Photo- 1 (002)

I will be discussing patient perspective research as a transition from health literacy to health agency. Co-creating a community of care outside of healthcare.

Objectives:

  • Exploring the relationship between scientific and philosophical approaches to research. 
  • Describing how qualitative research can inform the creation of person centred projects.
  • Learning to listen.
Speaker Bio:

Richard B. Hovey, PhD is an Associate Professor in the division of Oral Health and Society, Faculty of Dentistry, McGill University. Through a philosophical hermeneutic approach, researching the complex experiences of people living with chronic pain, illness and medical error.

Related link:
https://ca.movember.com/news/11505/5-2m-invested-in-the-fight-to-strengthen-men-s-social-connections/?search-scope=global&category_id=

 

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