Scientific watch at international and provincial levels

PRINCIPAL RESEARCHER :

Marie Beaulieu

RESEARCH TEAM :

N.a.

CHAIR PERSONNEL INVOLVED IN THE PROJECT :

Johannie Bergeron Patenaude, Chair coordinator

GRANTING AGENCY AND GRANT AMOUNT :

Pro bono ( from the Chair's funds)

PROJECT COMPLETION DATES :

Ongoing as of January 2011

RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN PROJECT AND CHAIR OBJECTIVES :

Objective 1: Developing, on one hand, theoretical, empirical and practice-based knowledge on factors of vulnerability and risk associated with mistreatment and, on the other hand, knowledge on the impact of mistreatment.

ROLE OF CHAIR IN THE PROJECT :

Initiator and leader of the project

RESEARCH PROBLEM :

In order to provide references on the website, but also to serve as input for the ongoing work in various areas, the Chair conducts two literature reviews which are regularly updated. There is a literature review of articles published on the international scene on more than thirty topics. In addition, since 2009, when the Chairholder has worked in producing the Governmental Action Plan to Counter Elder Abuse, a scientific watch of all articles produced by Quebec researchers has been ongoing.

GOAL OF THE PROJECT OR RESEARCH QUESTION :

Producing an updated database of scientific articles written by Quebec authors and international researchers.

OBJECTIVES :

Offer an up-to-date scientific watch on the Chair's website.

Build a reference pool that can feed the various research projects carried out by the Chair.

METHODOLOGY :

The Quebec watch:

• Every three months, perform a literature review of scientific articles produced by Quebec authors (targeted databases in English and French).

• Classify the articles according to the corresponding topics.

• Publish the results on the Chair's website.

• When articles are freely available, specify the link to access them.

The international watch:

• Every three months, perform a literature review of scientific articles produced by Quebec authors (targeted databases in English and French).

• Classify the articles in the EndNote database according to the corresponding topics.

• Publish the results on the Chair's website.

• When articles are freely available, specify the link to access them.

PROJECT ADVANCEMENT :

The last update of the Quebec scientific articles was in July 2015. The website was last updated in November 2015.

The last update of international scientific articles was in October 2015. The website was last updated in November 2015.

To see the scientific watch activities, please click on the following links:

http://www.maltraitancedesaines.com/en/scientifc-watch/scientific-papers-produced-by-quebecers 

http://www.maltraitancedesaines.com/en/scientifc-watch/international-publications-in-the-field-of-mistreatment 

COMMUNICATIONS :

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PUBLICATIONS :

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Research Centre on Aging – CIUSSS de l'Estrie - CHUS
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