Launch of the Priorité patient Competition

July 23rd, 2019

Oncopole, in partnership with the FRQS, the Québec Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR) Support Unit, and with the collaboration of the Programme québécois de cancérologie (PQC) of the Ministère de la Santé et des Services sociaux, is launching the Priorité patient Competition.
The purpose of the Competition is to fund research projects that will help improve the services and care provided to cancer patients, as well as their quality of life and that of their caregivers. Projects must primarily address one or more of the issues raised by Oncopole's patient-partner committee.
Projects will be provided with a maximum budget of $200,000 for 2 years.

Team structure

Each team must be composed of at least: 
•    Researcher(s)
•    Medical doctor(s) or health professional(s)
•    Patient(s) or caregiver(s).

Deadline for submitting the Letter of Intent: September 9, 2019, 4:30 pm
Deadline for submitting the Complete Application: December 3, 2019, 4:30 pm

Access the competition guidelines


For more information, please contact Manon Pelletier, Program Manager – FRQS