CHU Sainte-Justine played host to the Semaine de l’Innovation en Santé—an entire week dedicated to health innovation—from October 19 to 23, 2015.
This event brought together experts from the fields of health, research, industry, education, politics, urbanism, architecture, the environment, management and technologies in an effort to find innovative health solutions for the population.
Symposiums, workshops, conferences and contests were held on various sites, highlighting various aspects of innovation, such as:
- Evaluation and valorization.
The week ended with a Health Innovation and Promotion Citizen Forum at Complexe Desjardins, organized by the Centre de promotion de la santé. Its goal was to share constructive and innovative solutions to improve the health of families, interactively with the public.
In total, some 30 different organizations from the health care network took part in this activity, through either information kiosks, conferences, presentations and activities.