Destination Impact! The Many Roads to Influencing Health System Change: A Response to Recent Commentaries

Document Type: Correspondence

Authors

1 Health Program, Faculty of Arts and Science, St. Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, NS, Canada

2 Nova Scotia Health Authority, Halifax, NS, Canada

3 Healthy Populations Institute, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada

4 Department of Sociology, St. Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, NS, Canada

5 5Division of Emergency Medicine (DOM), University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada

6 Sunnybrook Health Sciences Center, Toronto, ON, Canada

7 Canadian Autism Spectrum Disorders Alliance (CASDA), Toronto, ON, Canada

8 Women’s College Hospital Institute for Health Systems and Virtual Care, Toronto, ON, Canada

9 Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada

10 Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montréal, QC, Canada

11 Institut National de Santé Publique du Québec (INSPQ), Montréal, QC, Canada

12 SE Health, Markham, ON, Canada

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In our original article,1 we portrayed the perspectives of a group of trainees from the early months of the inaugural cohort of Canadian Institutes of Health Research’s (CIHR’s) Health System Impact (HSI) Fellowship, and in doing so we provided a framework for ‘Understanding the HSI Fellow as an Embedded Researcher’ and the various factors that may influence the HSI Fellowship experience. We are pleased that the article received perspectives from an international audience... (Read more...)

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