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Services are Available Through Research and Performance Support

30-May-2018

Included are anticipated timelines when requesting services

Our staff can assist you with all of the steps in a project cycle. There is no fee to access support from the research department. However, research that has received any type of external funding may be subject to a cost-recovery assessment. Requests will vary in complexity, but the following guidelines should be taken into consideration when requesting support services. A researcher, however, will be able to provide you with a better estimate when he/she is provided with greater detail about the study.

A. Research Administration
Assistance preparing Research Ethics Board application
Recruiting/training research assistants
Identifying potential funding sources for research
Facilitation of contract negotiation/Data sharing agreements
Development of study budget for grant proposal
Research account set up/administration

Minimum Time Required
2-3 weeks
1-2 months
1-2 weeks
1-3 months
1-2 weeks
1 week

B. Surveys
Survey design (Basic QI/QA type projects) 
Survey design (more complex research projects)
Hosting survey on REDCap

Minimum Time Required
2 weeks
2-4 weeks
1-2 weeks

C. Clinical Research
Sample size calculation or power analysis
Identifying/developing suitable data collection tools
Protocol development for a clinical study/clinical trial

Minimum Time Required
1-2 weeks
1-2 months
2-6 months

D. Data Services
Database development (Excel, SPSS, REDCap) 
Simple data analysis & interpretation (descriptive/basic stats)
Complex data linkage, analysis & interpretation

Minimum Time Required
2-3 weeks
2-4 weeks
2-3 months

E. Writing & Editing Services
Manuscript review/editing
Grant proposal review/editing
Assistance writing a grant proposal

Minimum Time Required
2 weeks
2 weeks
2-3 months

To receive assistance from the Research and Performance Support Department contact the staff researcher assigned to support your area.

RESEARCH & PERFORMANCE SUPPORT CONTACT LIST - Updated for May 2018

If you do not see your area listed below or if you have any general inquiries, please contact the Director of Research & Performance Support, Dr. Elan Paluck at elan.paluck@saskhealthauthority.ca (Tel: 306-766-5209)

Area of ResponsibilityContactEmail Address
AnesthesiologyDr. Muhammad Siddiquimuhammad.siddiqui@saskhealthauthority.ca
CardiologyDr. Muhammad Siddiquimuhammad.siddiqui@saskhealthauthority.ca
Choosing Wisely/Antimicrobial StewardshipDr. Jason Vanstone jason.vanstone@saskhealthauthority.ca
Clinical Appropriateness/Clinical Quality Improvement ProgramMichelle Degelmanmichelle.degelman@saskhealthauthority.ca
DermatologyDr. Mamata Pandeymamata.pandey@saskhealthauthority.ca
Diagnostic ImagingAdam Clayadam.clay@saskhealthauthority.ca
Emergency MedicineDr. Erwin Karremanerwin.karreman@saskhealthauthority.ca
Family MedicineDr. Michelle McCarronmichelle.mccarron@saskhealthauthority.ca
General SurgeryDr. Erwin Karreman erwin.karreman@saskhealthauthority.ca
Infectious DiseasesDr. Mamata Pandeymamata.pandey@saskhealthauthority.ca
Internal MedicineDr. Muhammad Siddiqui
& Adam Clay

muhammad.siddiqui@saskhealthauthority.ca
adam.clay@saskhealthauthority.ca

NeonatologyDr. Mamata Pandeymamata.pandey@saskhealthauthority.ca
NephrologyWarren Berrywarren.berry@saskhealthauthority.ca
NeurologyWarren Berrywarren.berry@saskhealthauthority.ca
Obstetrics/GynecologyDr. Erwin Karremanerwin.karreman@saskhealthauthority.ca
OphthalmologyAli Bellali.bell@saskhealthauthority.ca
Palliative CareDr. Michelle McCarronmichelle.mccarron@saskhealthauthority.ca
Pediatrics/NeonatologyDr. Mamata Pandeymamata.pandey@saskhealthauthority.ca
Physical RehabilitationDr. Muhammad Siddiquimuhammad.siddiqui@saskhealthauthority.ca
Population/Public HealthAli Bellali.bell@saskhealthauthority.ca
PsychiatryDr. Erwin Karremanerwin.karreman@saskhealthauthority.ca

Submitted by: Elan Paluck, Research & Performance Support