Learning Forward

PHC Strategic Plan in Action

Discover, Learn & Innovate For Impact

We create a culture where every person can learn, grow, imagine and bring forward new ideas.

The Learning Pillar & Medical Staff

How does innovation compare across sectors? 

Physician advisory team members Dr. Jesse Grenier and Dr. Lik Hang Lee have developed a helpful comparison for idea development. Click to download PDF.


News & Views

Keeping you informed

Get your Idea Funded – 2024 Innovation Pathway Program

Send your proposal for any idea or project that supports the testing and assessment of promising innovations in a clinical setting. The Ministry of Health (MOH) is making an open call for applications to the Innovation Pathway Program. Please read the program details below as there have been several significant Read More »

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Have an idea but don’t know how to make it happen?

See also: Funding opportunities for Innovation, Quality and Research:  Ideas: Forward Funding Streams + Opportunities for PHC Staff & Med Staff IDEAS:FORWARD – ONE STOP FOR YOUR IDEAS Ideas: Forward is one of the ways that PHC is committed to being a learning organization, emphasizing continual transformation and the learning Read More »

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Have an idea you want to move forward?

Unsure how best to advance your idea at PHC? Submit it through Ideas: Forward online form, a clear, centralized intake process to submit your ideas and get support to move it forward.

You will be contacted within 5 business days with support to:

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Amazon Web Services: A game changer for COVID-19

In the fall of 2020, Dr. Shez Partovi, Neuroradiologist and Serial Entrepreneur, Worldwide lead for Healthcare, Life Sciences, and Genomics at Amazon Web Services, presented to Providence Medical Staff. Watch the video here.

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Meet our pillar team

Working together

Working together to represent Medical Staff in PHC's strategic plan.

Consultant Lead

Dr. Jesse Grenier

Internal Medicine

PHC VP Sponsor

Dr. Darryl Knight

Vice President, Research and Academic Affairs

Dr. Lik Hang Lee

Medical Staff Advisor

Dr. Lik Hang Lee

Anatomic Pathology


Medical Staff Advisor

Dr. Ron Ree


Medical Staff Advisor

Dr. Neal Shahidi

Gastroenterology / Internal Medicine


Medical Staff Advisor

Dr. Sam Wiseman

General Surgery


What's Happening

Learn, discuss & lead

Watch for upcoming events here!

Enhance your ideas with recommended supports from our Pillar team



Links, partners & contacts

Physician-led engagement projects in our pillar >

Virtual Care at Providence >

Canada's Digital Technology Supercluster >

Providence Healthcare Research Institute >