Resources of use to the CAHSPR community
The Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement (CFHI)
The Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement is dedicated to accelerating healthcare improvement and transformation for Canadians. We collaborate with governments, policy-makers, and health system leaders to convert evidence and innovative practices into actionable policies, programs, tools and leadership development.
Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Institute of Health Services and Policy Research (IHSPR)
IHSPR is dedicated to supporting innovative research, capacity--building and knowledge translation initiatives designed to improve the way health care services are organized, regulated, managed, financed, paid for, used and delivered, in the interest of improving the health and quality of life of all Canadians.
Canadian Institute for Health Information/Institut canadien d’information sur la santé
The Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI) provides timely, accurate and comparable information. Its data and reports inform health policies, support the effective delivery of health services and raise awareness among Canadians of the factors that contribute to good health.
Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technology in Health/Agence canadienne des medicaments et des technologies de la santé
The Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH) is a national body that provides Canada’s federal, provincial and territorial health care decision makers with credible, impartial advice and evidence-based information about the effectiveness and efficiency of drugs and other health technologies.
Health Council of Canada/Conseil canadien de la santé
The Health Council of Canada fosters accountability and transparency by assessing progress in improving the quality, effectiveness and sustainability of the health care system. Through insightful monitoring, public reporting and facilitating informed discussion, the Council shines a light on what helps or hinders health care renewal and the well--being of Canadians.
Centre for Health Economics and Policy Analysis
CHEPA, based at McMaster University, promotes a collegial and supportive interdisciplinary environment that fosters excellence in acquiring, producing and communicating socially relevant knowledge in the fields of health economics and health policy analysis.
Centre for Health Services and Policy Research
Located at the University of British Columbia, CHSPR stimulates scientific enquiry into population health and into ways in which health services can best be organized, funded and delivered. Researchers and staff carry out a diverse program of research and development designed to deliver data, tools and analysis useful in understanding and renewing health care, and in improving the health of Canadians.
Groupe de recherché en gestion thérapeutique
GRGT, based at the Université de Montréal, is recognized for its expertise in the field of disease management. This expertise translates into the building and transfer of knowledge about methods, management and implementation of disease management initiatives. The sum of this knowledge positions GRGT as a national resource for disease management research and the conception and implementation of disease management programs.
Institute of Health Economics
IHE is a unique partnership of government, academia, regional health authority and industry representatives committed to producing relevant research that will help policy makers formulate decisions regarding the best means of delivering health care.
Le Groupe de recherché interdisciplinaire en santé
Le GRIS est un regroupement de chercheurs universitaires de disciplines différentes qui oeuvrent dans le domaine de la santé publique. Leurs intérêts couvrent la santé des populations et ses déterminants, l’organisation et le fonctionnement des systèmes de soins ainsi que les interventions susceptibles de contribuer à la protection et à la promotion de la santé.
Manitoba Centre for Health Policy
MCHP is a research unit within the Department of Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine at the University of Manitoba. MCHP is a research centre of excellence that conducts world class population-based research on health services, population and public health, and the social determinants of health. MCHP develops and maintains the comprehensive population-based data repository on behalf of the Province of Manitoba for use by the local, national and international research community. The work of MCHP supports the development of policy, programs and services that maintain and improve the health of Manitobans.
Queen’s Centre for Health Services and Policy Research
Built around a core group of researchers trained in disciplines such as public policy, economics, epidemiology, biostatistics, medicine, social psychology, medical sociology and geography, the Centre enjoys collaborative ties with the School of Policy Studies, the Faculty of Education, and many other departments at Queen's University.