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François Chiocchio

François Chiocchio is a Co-Researcher in Two International Projects in Health

François Chiocchio is involved in two international projects that have recently received financing. In the first, titled “Reduce maternal and neonatal mortality across a region, an integrated approach to the management of pregnancy and childbirth,” his role will be to study interprofessional collaboration in a change management context. The principal investigators are Marie-Hélène Chomienne, University of Ottawa (as well as Jean Charles Moreau and  Samba Corr Sarr). Read more ›

Published: April 14, 2015 | Category: Outcomes and impact


Bijan Raahemi

Bijan Raahemi Teams Up With SensorSuite in New Project Funded by NSERC

Professor Bijan Raahemi leads a data analysis project in collaboration with SensorSuite using a grant from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC). A post-doctoral fellow and two Ph.D students are working with Dr. Raahemi in the Knowledge Discovery and Data mining (KDD) research laboratory at the Telfer School. Read more ›

Published: April 8, 2015 | Category: Outcomes and impact


Ivy Lynn Bourgeault

New Grant Will Support Research on International Migration of Health Workers

Professor Ivy Bourgeault will lead development of a tool to help to analyze the literature and data of health worker migration using a grant from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR). The work is expected to yield greater insights on how sex and gender impact the international migration of health workers and the effects on population health and health systems. A gathering of researchers in sex/gender analysis and health worker migration will develop a tool for use in research planning in this area.  Read more ›

Published: April 1, 2015 | Category: Outcomes and impact


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Management Research Seminar Series presents: "The Moral Background: An Inquiry into the History of Business Ethics"

Gabriel Abend, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Sociology
New York University Read more ›

Published: March 30, 2015 | Category: Outcomes and impact


Cheryl McWatters

Professor McWatters To Present at an International Conference on Business History

Cheryl S. McWatters will present a paper at the annual conference of the Association pour l’Histoire du Management et des Organisations (AHMO) in Lille, France March 18 – 20, 2015. Read more ›

Published: March 17, 2015 | Category: Outcomes and impact


Cheryl McWatters

Father Edgar Thivierge Chair – Winter Course, Visiting Professorship, and Publications

Father Edgar Thivierge Chair in Business History at the University of Ottawa, Professor Cheryl S. McWatters is a Full Professor at the Telfer School of Management (cross appointment with the Department of History, Faculty of Arts. Dr. McWatters has a new course in the history of commerce, offered jointly with the Department of History as well as two new book projects in the fields of management accounting and commerce history. She also recently completed a Visiting Professorship in Australia. Highlights of the Thivierge Chair: Read more ›

Published: March 5, 2015 | Category: Outcomes and impact


Barbara Orser

Professors Orser and Elliott Launch Book about the Power of Women Entrepreneurs

Published by Stanford University Press, Telfer faculty members Barbara Orser and Catherine Elliott have teamed up to write a book about the power of women’s enterprise, Feminine Capital. Unlocking the Power of Women Entrepreneurs. Read more ›

Published: March 5, 2015 | Category: Outcomes and impact


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Health Transformation: A View From the Front Lines

On February 10, 2015, members of the Telfer Health Transformation Exchange (THTEX) took part in a panel discussion at the Telfer School of Management. “Transforming Healthcare: Realities and Opportunities, A Clinical Perspective” featured Dr. James W.T. Chan, Dr. Michael Fung-Kee-Fung, and Dr. Mark Walker, all from the Ottawa Hospital (TOH) and the University of Ottawa Faculty of Medicine. Approximately 30 students from the Master of Science in Health Systems and Master of Health Administration graduate programs and other interested participants were in attendance. Read more ›

Published: March 2, 2015 | Category: Outcomes and impact


François-Éric Racicot

New Study on Hedge Fund Measures of Risk

François-Éric Racicot has published a group of studies on measurement errors in financial models of returns. Errors in measurement have been linked to significant losses in the financial sector, prompting the need to re-examine the factors used in asset pricing models. Other trends like the rise of shadow banking have also lent urgency to the discussion. Read more ›

Published: February 24, 2015 | Category: Outcomes and impact


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New Study of Success Factors in Public-Sector Performance Management

Three professors at Telfer recently published a paper titled:  Performance Management in Canadian Public Organizations: Findings of a Multi-Case Study in the International Journal of Productivity and Performance Management. This large scale empirical study on performance management practices in five public organizations has not been previously done in the Canadian context. The study was carried out by Professors Swee C. Goh, Catherine Elliott and Greg Richards. Read more ›

Published: February 11, 2015 | Category: Outcomes and impact