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Institute of Musculoskeletal Health and Arthritis (IMHA) staff members are located in Ottawa, Lethbridge and Winnipeg. A toll free number is available to ensure that callers will be answered in the official language of their choice when contacting the Institute of Musculoskeletal Health and Arthritis. Dial 1-888-603-4178 during CIHR business hours (8am to 5pm ET) and select option 5.

Mailing address

CIHR - Institute of Musculoskeletal Health and Arthritis
University of Manitoba
290 Brodie Centre
727 McDermot Avenue
Winnipeg, MB R3E 3P5
Fax: 204-789-3943

CIHR Corporate Headquarters
Room 97, 160 Elgin Street
Address locator: 4809A
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0W9
Tel: 613-957-8678 (General Inquiries)

Other CIHR contacts

Staff list

Scientific Director
Dr. Hani El-Gabalawy
Tel: 204-318-3552
Fax: 204-789-3943

Assistant Director
Nicole Szajcz-Keller
Tel: 204-318-2551
Fax: 204-789-3943

Communications Project Officer
Christine Mazur
Tel: 204-318-2553
Fax: 204-789-3943

Stakeholder Relations / Secretary to Institute Advisory Board
Elizabeth Robson
Tel: 403-320-0068
Fax: 403-320-2234

Administrative Coordinator
Michelina Violi
Tel: 204-318-2550
Fax: 204-789-3943