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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.


Competition Results

Maud Menten New Principal Investigator Prize (2014)

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IGH Strategy 2017

An exciting new chapter in sex, gender and health research

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Dr. Tom Noseworthy

2014 CIHR Barer-Flood Prize in Health Services and Policy Research Recipient

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IHDCYH Talks Video Competition

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IHSPR Policy Rounds

Fall 2014 Line-Up

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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.