Institutes model review: Internal Working Group

The mandate of the Internal Working Group is to review the structure, role, policies, and budgetary framework of Institutes pertaining to their capacity to effectively respond to current and emerging health research challenges and to take advantage of national and international scientific opportunities to optimally deliver on CIHR's mandate.

The Internal Working Group consists of the 13 Scientific Directors of CIHR and the three Vice Presidents.

Terms of reference

Members

Anthony Phillips (Chair)
Scientific Director
Institute of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Addiction

Hani El-Gabalawy
Scientific Director
Institute of Musculoskeletal Health and Arthritis

Yves Joanette
Scientific Director
Institute of Aging

Paul Lasko
Scientific Director
Institute of Genetics

Marc Ouellette
Scientific Director
Institute of Infection and Immunity

Jean Rouleau
Scientific Director
Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health

Robyn Tamblyn
Scientific Director
Institute of Health Services and Policy Research

Thérèse Roy
Chief Financial Officer/Vice-President
Resource Planning and Management

Nancy Edwards
Scientific Director
Institute of Population and Public Health

Malcolm King
Scientific Director
Institute of Aboriginal Peoples' Health

Joy Johnson
Scientific Director
Institute of Gender Health

Shoo Lee
Scientific Director
Institute of Human Development, Child and Youth Health

Stephen Robbins
Scientific Director
Institute of Cancer Research

Philip Sherman
Scientific Director
Institute of Nutrition, Metabolism and Diabetes

Jane Aubin
Executive Vice-President, Chief Scientific Officer,
Vice-President,
Research and Knowledge Translation

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