Canadian Institutes of Health Research


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Canadian Institutes of Health Research

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CIHR, CIHR-IRSC

The Canadian government's federal agency that funds and oversees scientific research into diseases, health outcomes, and health technologies. The French Canadian version is Instituts de recherche en Santé du Canada, abbreviated IRSC. Its website is http://www.cihr-irsc.gc.ca.
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The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) is the Government of Canada's agency responsible for funding health research in the country, and reports to Parliament through the Minister of Health.
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