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Scientific watch at international and provincial levels

PRINCIPAL RESEARCHER:

Marie Beaulieu. Ph. D., University of Sherbrooke

RESEARCH TEAM:

N.a.

CHAIR PERSONNEL INVOLVED IN THE PROJECT:

Julien Cadieux Genesse, Chair Coordinator

GRANTING AGENCY AND GRANT AMOUNT:

From the Chair’s funds

PROJECT COMPLETION DATES:

From January 2010 to April 2012

ROLE OF CHAIR IN THE PROJECT:

Ongoing as of January 2011

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:

  1. Offer an up-to-date scientific watch on the Chair’s website.
  2. Build a reference pool that can feed the various research projects carried out by the Chair.

MEHODOLOGY:

The Quebec watch

  • Every three months, perform a literature review of scientific articles produced by Quebec authors (targeted databases in English and French).
  • 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).
  • Publish the results on the Chair’s website.
  • When articles are freely available, specify the link to access them.

PROJECT ADVANCEMENT:

Will be completed soon

COMMUNICATIONS:

N.a.

PUBLICATIONS:

N.a.