Alberta & 3M Canada partnership

Alberta is becoming a hub for medical product development and testing thanks to this new partnership….

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Assessing our impact

At AIHS, we know we are making an impact. Find out more in our first annual impact report.

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Alberta's SPOR SUPPORT Unit

Alberta’s Strategy for Patient Oriented Research (SPOR) Support for People and Patient-Oriented Research and Trials (SUPPORT) Unit is a service and resource hub that supports bringing research to the point of care.

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Why is it hard to keep weight off?

An area of the brain may hold the key to explaining why some obese people who diet can keep the pounds off and why others cannot.

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Current Funding Opportunities

Community Engagement and Conference Grant »

Currently Accepting Applications Deadline: Jan. 29, 2016

CRIO – Cancer Prevention Research Opportunity (CPRO) »

Next expected deadline: Full Application: December 7, 2015 (by invitation only)

PRIHS: Partnership for Research and Innovation in the Health System – 2015/2016 »

Currently Accepting Applications Letter of Intent deadline: Sep. 24, 2015, Full A pplication deadline (by invite only): Mar. 31, 2016

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New research shows why it’s hard to prevent weight regain »

(Edmonton, Alberta)… 40 percent of Canadians are obese. Six million Canadians living with ... Read More »

New Research Chair to combat hospital-associated infections »

(Calgary, Alberta) November 4, 2015… This year, 220,000 Canadians will be admitted to a ... Read More »

Alberta/Novartis Translational Research Fund »

Alberta Innovates – Health SOlutions (AIHS), in partnership with Novartis Pharmaceuticals ... Read More »

Alberta & 3M Canada partner to create new opportunities for healthcare innovation, diversification »

The collaboration between the Government of Alberta, 3M Canada and the University of Calgary is ... Read More »

Predicting cancer survival »

One of the biggest hurdles cancer patients face is weight loss. The amount of muscle a patient ... Read More »

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Upcoming Events

Knowledge Synthesis as a KT Tool »

Knowledge synthesis is a fundamental aspect of knowledge translation, as its goal is to ... Read More »

Timothy Caulfield: desire vs. detriment »

Renowned professor, lawyer, writer and health policy expert Timothy Caulfield is a ... Read More »

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