We make an impact by training patient and community members to bring patient-informed health research evidence into health care planning, practice and policy.
PaCER graduates work as patient research partners
This research evidence brings the patient and community voice into health system planning, practice and policy.
PaCER creates a new collective patient-informed research voice.
Choose your path
If you have lived experience with a health condition and would like to contribute that experience expertise to the research evidence this opportunity is for you.
Sponsor a PACER cohort and include patient priorities and perspectives into your research program and projects. And contribute to inclusion of patient perspective in health care.
Explore PaCER graduate co-authored research.
Dr. Maria Santana, PhD received the prestigious 2023 President’s Award from the International Society of Quality of Life Research.
Presentation at the European Citizen Science for Health Conference
University of Twente, the Netherlands
Presenters: Ingrid Nielssen and Sandra Zelinsky
Presentation at the Northwest SPOR Collaborative Forum
Presenters: Ingrid Nielssen, Gary Semeniuk, Stella Severin, Hannah Sutherland, and Iqmat Iyiola
Presentation at the Canadian Orthopedic Association, Annual General Meeting
Presenters: Ingrid Nielssen and Marcia Bruce
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