Data Visualization Competition

The Data Visualization Competition allows participants to tell a data story through data visualizations, using their creativity and imagination. Featuring data from sectors of government and the private sector from across Canada, this competition will consist of developing an infographic poster and data story presentation which can be used to communicate an insight, story, recommendation, or new idea. This challenge will highlight the benefits of data visualization, including identifying potential improvements to government services or procedures. This can allow for better decision-making and more varied solutions to problems that span a wide range of social, environmental, and economic topics.

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User Research Analyst (Service Provider) - ServUS Health

Assistance with executing the tasks for the research project. We are developing an evidence-based software platform, called ServUs, that makes easy for older adults and their family members navigate through to senior-friendly resources, government programs, as well as access to care professionals and service providers. ServUs platform will improve care-coordination with family, friends, and relevant health care professional team with a direct chat application and is capable of delivering desired information and resources to the end users’ fingertips.

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User Research Analyst (Family/Informal Caregiver) - ServUS Health

Assistance with executing the tasks for the research project. We are developing an evidence-based software platform, called ServUs, that makes easy for older adults and their family members navigate through to senior-friendly resources, government programs, as well as access to care professionals and service providers. ServUs platform will improve care-coordination with family, friends, and relevant health care professional team with a direct chat application and is capable of delivering desired information and resources to the end users’ fingertips.

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Research Assistant - AGE-WELL National Innovation Hub

The successful candidate will be working with the AGE-WELL National Innovation Hub, Advancing Policy and Practice in Technology and Aging (APPTA), in partnership with the University of New Brunswick Faculty Of Nursing. At the APPTA Hub, we support governments in generating opportunities to address the policy and practice challenges of an aging population so that all Canadians have access to optimal care across the country.

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Job Alert!

Our partners at AGEWELL National Innovation Hub are offering two SEED jobs this summer!

1. Research and Communications Officer - this position will involve collaborating with the local and national teams to develop tools for knowledge translation in health policy and support with marketing and communications.

2. Assistant Technology Student Researcher - this position will help foster research skills through literature reviews, jurisdictional scans and contributing to a final paper on home care technology and innovation.

You can find these positions available on by searching APPTA Here

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Are you a Programmer?

Impart Labs are looking individuals that have experience developing apps to join their team as a volunteer programmer or for help funding their project! 

The task is to build an app that will help to create a vulnerability index, that will give information to researchers, physicians, government, and social support groups about the needs of individuals and communities to better allocate resources to help communities and individuals the most. This project is currently unfunded and in need of your support!

 

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Nobody Likes to be Bored - Workshop on Effective Presentations in Research

The Atlantic Student Research Journal is very excited announce a workshop on March 1st, from 1-4pm with our partners, AGEWELL National Innovation Hub, and the Graduate Students Association to build a half-day workshop examining how to make effective presentations for science and research topics. Register today because spots are filling up quickly!

Register Here

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