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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 13,200 health researchers and trainees across Canada.


Expressions of Interest:

CIHR Standing Committee on Ethics

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Show me the Evidence

Spring 2014
Volume 2, Issue 2

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Partnership Award 2014

Nomination deadline: May 1, 2014

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Dr. Nahum Sonenberg

Named a Winner of the 2014 Wolf Prize in Medicine

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Call for Nominations:

CIHR Barer-Flood Prize for Health Services and Policy Research

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Institutes model review

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.