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Authors: Sibghat Usmani, PhD, MSW; & Akm Alamgir, PhD, MPhil, MBBS

 

Background and context

Funding trends in Canadian research is leading academic researchers more towards ‘Action Research’, where the outcome of research is communicated to the relev

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My success story

 

It is my pleasure to thank all IRSN members and IRSN team for their initiatives to support new immigrants  in Canada . I was one such immigrant, who benefited from their support. I left a very successful career in my country and migrated one year b

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Alireza Khatami, Emal Stanizai

Background and Rationale: Why this research was conducted?

Canada has always been considered as an appealing destination for those who want to migrate to a new country. This is because migration to Canada is relatively

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Migrant aspirations

A new artilce (systematic literature review), published recently, summarises drivers of migration-why migrants live thier countries of origin. What do you think?https://jorgencarling.medium.com/what-makes-people-want-to-migrate-b91ad7d9ddb0?fbclid=IwAR1BeAdfXy1AqvBzc2fEX9SVmg6t-KHI0BRTPC7C7JJks4djY8pqqerf79o

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Managing COVID 19 - Role of IMGs in Canada | IRSN Coffee Chat | December 11, 2020

Description: IMGs, Canadian Health System, and COVID 19 pandemic. Most countries including Canada are affected by the pandemic and it is a complex landscape to navigate through. Like many other countries, the situation of the pandemic in Canada is challenging. In this regard, how do IMGs with their skills and knowledge fit in the Canadian Health system to have a mutual benefit in mitigating the pandemic effects? This presentation introduces the attendees to the current state of IMGs in Canada,…

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Crucial Conversations | IRSN Coffee Chat | October 30, 2020

Description: When stakes are high, opinions vary, and emotions run strong, you have three choices: Avoid a crucial conversation and suffer the consequences; handle the conversation badly and suffer the consequences; discover how to communicate best when it matters most. Let's talk about tools you need to step up to life's most difficult and important conversations, say what's on your mind, and achieve the positive resolutions you want. In this first talk of this series, we consider the business…

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Compeer | IRSN Coffee Chat | November 27, 2020

Compeer | IRSN Coffee Chat | November 27, 2020 Description: Social Isolation in the seniors can have a major impact on their lives. It is a complex issue, resulting from a variety of circumstances and situations. Social isolation happens when a senior’s social participation or social contact drops. About 30% of Canadian seniors are at risk of becoming socially isolated. With the help of organizations, individuals, and technology, seniors can overcome social isolation. This presentation…

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