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Monthly Archives: Tuesday June 30th, 2015

New practice tool launched to improve anticoagulant management globally

CPSR researcher leads effort to ensure drugs carefully monitored to prevent stroke, minimize complications With a new generation of novel direct oral anticoagulant drugs (NOACs or DOACs) now being prescribed to millions of patients around the world, Canadian experts call for careful patient monitoring – guided by a new evidence-based practice tool – to ensure that these drugs are used properly to maximize stroke prevention and minimize bleeding

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CPSR Executive Director Katie Lafferty elected to Board of Governors of The Ottawa Hospital

Katie Lafferty, the Executive Director of the CPSR, has been elected to a three-year term on the Board of Governors of The Ottawa Hospital, one of the largest academic health centres in Canada. The Board is responsible for providing strategic leadership to the hospital by establishing and regularly reviewing its Vision, Mission and Core Values. The Board is also responsible for ensuring the hospital meets the health care needs of the community.

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Just released: Our 2014-15 Annual Report

Read the highlights of the past year in the 2014-15 Annual Report. Our audited financial statements will be posted upon approval of the Board of Directors on June 22. The French-language version of the report will be available soon. The report provides an overview of research progress, new initiatives, training efforts, outreach and communications and knowledge translation activities. We welcome your questions and feedback at

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