Canadian Institutes of Health Research
The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) is Canada's federal funding agency for health research. Composed of 13 Institutes, we collaborate with partners and researchers to support the discoveries and innovations that improve our health and strengthen our health care system. Learn more about us
- The Government of Canada and partners establish a Canada-wide network to support integrated mental health and substance use services for youth [2022-11-28 10:07]
- Government of Canada invests more than $4.7M to give next generation of health researchers hands-on experience tackling health system challenges [2022-10-18 14:23]
- Research investment of over $27 million will contribute to healthier, more equitable communities [2022-11-18 09:30]
- Government of Canada and Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami (ITK) announce new research network to address health priorities of Inuit in Canada [2022-11-02 13:00]
Services and information
View current and archived funding opportunities and apply for funding.
Learn about CIHR's funding programs, application process, policies and requirements, forms, the review process, and decisions.
Initiatives created by the Government of Canada to investigate pressing health issues that are of strategic importance to our country.
Learn about the 13 "virtual" institutes, and the integrated approach that brings together researchers, health professionals, policy-makers, industry and patient groups.
What we are doing
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