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The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) is Canada’s federal funding agency for health research. Composed of 13 Institutes, CIHR provides leadership and support to more than 13,700 health researchers and trainees across Canada.

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CIHR visits research institutions

To update and engage on new Open Suite of Programs and peer review process

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Revised Version

Tri-Council Policy Statement: Ethical Conduct for Research Involving Humans

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Competition Results

Lap-Chee Tsui Publication Award (2014)

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New

Common CV Biosketch template to be implemented in the transitional Open Operating Grant Program

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Canada Begins Ebola Vaccine Trial

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Priorities

Institutes Modernization

Responding to Canada's evolving research landscape.

Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research

Ensuring that the right patient receives the right clinical intervention at the right time.

Reforms of open programs and peer review

CIHR is working together with the research community to redesign the Open Suite of Programs and peer review process.