Milestones

Evaluating the Network – Phase 2 Report released

September 23, 2016

Evaluating the Network – Phase 2 Report released

PreVAiL, as part of its commitment to understanding the science of knowledge translation and exchange, has continually evaluated the evolution of the Network, especially the…

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PreVAiL Issues 2016 Progress Update

March 1, 2016

PreVAiL Issues 2016 Progress Update

PreVAiL’s 2016 Progress Report included a number of new research and knowledge translation activities. The report also provides information and links to the over 100…

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Official Launch of the VEGA Project Website

January 1, 2016

Official Launch of the VEGA Project Website

The official launch of the website for VEGA Project: A Public Health Response to Family Violence. The VEGA Project is the first project funded under…

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Preventing child maltreatment: CIHR Foundation grant

March 1, 2015

Preventing child maltreatment: CIHR Foundation grant

Tracie Afifi leads a team including Harriet MacMillan, Michael Boyle, Jitender Sareen and other PreVAiL members that has been awarded a CIHR Foundation grant entitled…

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PreVAiL Signs On to Co-Lead New Canadian Initiative on Public Health Response to Family Violence

February 20, 2015

PreVAiL Signs On to Co-Lead New Canadian Initiative on Public Health Response to Family Violence

On February 20, 2015, the Canadian government announced significant new funding for the response to family violence – a total of $10 million annually for…

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Major new research program and network on the impact of domestic violence on workers and workplaces

December 1, 2014

Major new research program and network on the impact of domestic violence on workers and workplaces

The impact of intimate partner violence on workers and workplaces Nadine Wathen, with Barb MacQuarrie, Community Director of the Centre for Research and Education on…

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PreVAiL Issues 2014 Progress Update

June 1, 2014

PreVAiL Issues 2014 Progress Update

PreVAiL updates the 2012 progress report with a 30+ page document providing highlights of work over the previous two years, as well as a comprehensive…

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An IPV intervention in the context of nurse home visitation: the NFP Curriculum Study

January 1, 2014

An IPV intervention in the context of nurse home visitation: the NFP Curriculum Study

The randomized controlled trial (RCT) testing the Nurse Family Partnership-Intimate Partner Violence Intervention (NFP-IPVI – see BMC-Health Services Research) developed by the NFP IPV Research…

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PreVAiL Issues 2012 Progress Update

November 1, 2012

PreVAiL Issues 2012 Progress Update

In November 2012, PreVAiL issued a progress update forming the basis of PreVAiL’s Mid-Term report to CIHR’s Institute for Gender and Health. View the 2012…

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PreVAiL members lead replications of online safety planning aids for women experiencing DV

January 1, 2012

PreVAiL members lead replications of online safety planning aids for women experiencing DV

Marilyn Ford-Gilboe leads a team including PreVAiL members Colleen Varcoe (co-PI), Harriet MacMillan and Nadine Wathen (co-Is) on a CIHR-funded grant entitled “Effectiveness of an…

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PreVAiL Invited to Join WHO Violence Prevention Alliance

March 1, 2010

PreVAiL Invited to Join WHO Violence Prevention Alliance

The World Health Organization’s Violence Prevention Alliance (VPA) is an opportunity for groups from all sectors (governmental, non-governmental and private) and levels (community, national, regional…

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PreVAiL Funding Announced by Canada’s Health Minister

January 1, 2010

PreVAiL Funding Announced by Canada’s Health Minister

The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of Health, announces funding for three Centres for Research Development in Gender, Violence and Mental Health, including PreVAiL.

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