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e-Health Innovations Catalyst Grant

Deadline: October 15, 2013  12:00:00 am

Canadian Institutes of Health Research

The CIHR Institute of Health Services and Policy Research (IHSPR) has re-launched the e-Health Innovations Catalyst Grantin partnership with the CIHR Institute of Aging (IA) and the International Development Research Centre (IDRC).

Funding opportunity objectives: The aim of the e-Health Innovations Catalyst Grant is to fund novel approaches to e-health innovation that will improve the quality of patient and population centered care and improve Canada's competitive position in the e-health innovation industry.  The proposed research must evaluate cost and at least one of the domains of quality including effectiveness, efficiency, equity, patient centeredness, safety and timeliness. 

Eligible research areas: Funding will enable eligible applicants to conduct research in relevant research areas, including:

·         Patient-Centred e-Health: Empowering Patients to Manage Chronic Conditions and Improve their Health

·         New Generation Health Professional: Decision-Support Tools to Enable Individualized Care

·         Timely Detection and Intervention: New Tools for Monitoring Population Health

·         Integrated Solutions to Support the Continuum of Personal and Population-based Care

·         Strengthening accountability and improving equitable access

·         IDRC Specific: The above research areas, conducted in a low or middle-income country (LMIC).

Who can apply: Alongside usual CIHR applicant guidelines, an end-user (i.e., patient, clinician or end-user analyst) must be part of the project team. Applicants are encouraged to collaborate with industry partners to maximize potential outcomes.Please note: For IDRC-related applications, the nominated principal applicant must be from a LMIC.

Details of the funding opportunity are liveand applications are now being accepted.

Sign up now for our information webinarto ask any questions and learn more about the funding opportunity re-launch.

e-Health InnovationsInfo Webinar
Friday August 23, 2013
1 – 2:30 PM (EDT)


For more information contact Laurie Taylor at
For webinar information contact Hawa Kombianat


Better research ... better decisions ... better health

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