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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.


Innovating for Maternal and Child Health

Prime Minister announces 20 life-saving projects in Africa

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Networks of Centres of Excellence

Health-related success stories

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2014 IHDCYH Talks Video Competition winners

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

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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.