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Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario

Nursing Best Practice Research Centre (NBPRC) Individual Application

Please complete this online application for individual applications to the NBPRC.
 
The NBPRC is a unique collaboration between researchers and educators at the University of Ottawa and an active grassroots professional association, the Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario. The Centre strives to bring the best knowledge to nursing and healthcare to enhance practice and improve health and system outcomes. 
For more information visit: http://nbprc.ca/
 

Please carefully review the NBPRC's membership appointment document before requesting your level of membership.
Membership Appointment Document

NBPRC Strategic Goals:
1. To examine knowledge transfer strategies to enhance the uptake of best practice guidelines in diverse health care settings.
2. To build capacity of existing and future nurse leaders and nurse researchers to implement and evaluate best practice.
3. To examine methods and measures of evaluating practice change that can be used by healthcare organizations and the healthcare system to monitor the impact of guideline implementation on nursing care and patient/client outcomes.
4. To develop and refine approaches to synthesize research findings that can be translated into practice, educational and organizational recommendations for nursing.
5.   To enhance the uptake and appropriate adaptation of evidence-based tools (e.g. patient/client education, protocols) for clinical practice by nurses and organizations.
6.  To develop a networking infrastructure for the expansion of the operational goals across diverse practice, educational, and geographical settings.