The CROC Podcast
The CROC Podcast
Ep19: Patients As Partners In Research - Part 1


Part 1 of 2 – Symptom Management using COSTaRS Practice Guidelines
Please join Angel and Dr. E as they are joined by Dr. Dawn Stacey and Claire Ludwig, two impactful and groundbreaking researchers, who share their novel research papers, ideas, and advocacy with the CROC nation in 2 not to be missed episodes.

Dr. Dawn Stacey

Dawn Stacey RN PhD CON(C) holds a Research Chair in Knowledge Translation to Patients and is a Full Professor in the School of Nursing at the University of Ottawa. She is a Scientist at the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute where she is Director of the Patient Decision Aids Research Group. She is the principal-investigator for the Cochrane Review of Patient Decision Aids, co-chair of the Steering Committee for the International Patient Decision Aid Standards Collaboration (IPDAS), and co-investigator for the Cochrane Review of Interventions to Improve the Adoption of Shared Decision Making. Her research program website is

Full Professor and RN, PhD, CON(C), FCAHS, FCAN, FAAN

2005 Ph.D. Population Health University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario
2000 M.Sc.N. Nursing University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario
1987 B.Sc.N. Nursing McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario
Dawn Stacey

Claire Ludwig

RN PhD(c) is a PhD candidate at the School of Nursing, University of Ottawa

Claire LUDWIG | University of Ottawa, Ottawa | School of Nursing


Module: Patient Empowerment

Episode: Patients as partners in research Part 1



Referenced on the show

Today’s Kick Off Story: “How you doin’?” at the Jersey shore

COSTaRS Website

CROC gratitude shout outs

Angel Santana – Have Faith Let It Begin
Rod Freeman – Small Biz Up

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