work with us

we understand what evidence is needed to inform health care and drug policy decision making.

our_key_functions

Engage funding partners, decision makers, and knowledge users to identify meaningful and relevant research questions.

Conduct timely high quality health-focused real world evidence research studies.

Ensure integrity of results and produce robust evidence to inform decision making.

our_process

Our process begins with understanding funder needs and identifying the right research questions, and ends with disseminating evidence that can be used for decision making.

Consortium-led research projects engage funding partners, decision makers, and knowledge users, as well as produce evidence from a trusted, independent, academic source. This is achieved through the following process and rules of engagement:


discovery

Alberta RWE Consortium and funding partner

Understand funder needs and identify research questions that will generate meaningful evidence.


proposal

Alberta RWE Consortium and funding partner

We prepare a research proposal for the funding partner that encompasses the scope of work.


agreement

Alberta RWE Consortium and funding partner

A research collaboration agreement is entered into by both parties that aligns with our rules of engagement.


protocol

Alberta RWE Consortium with opportunity for engagement

Our team develops a research protocol. Feedback is welcome, and final decisions remain with the Consortium.


analysis

Alberta RWE Consortium

After obtaining ethics and data custodian approvals, our team independently conducts the analysis according to the protocol.


report

Alberta RWE Consortium with opportunity for engagement

We prepare a research report. Feedback is welcome, and final decisions remain with the Consortium.


publication

Alberta RWE Consortium with opportunity for engagement

The academic research team authors scientific publications. Feedback is welcome, and final decisions remain with the Consortium.

rules_of_engagement

Our rules of engagement provide a framework for funding partners, decision makers, and knowledge users to be involved in the research process, and ensure evidence is produced from a trusted, independent, academic source.