Healing the body with the body

Adults with nerve disorders could be treated with their own skin cells.

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Struggling to forget

Memory researcher studies the causes of post-traumatic stress disorder in hopes of a cure.

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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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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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Current Funding Opportunities

Community Engagement and Conference Grant »

Next expected deadline: July 29, 2016

AIHS Health Research New Investigator Award »

Currently Accepting Applications Deadline: Sep. 15, 2016

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Dr. Pamela Valentine named one of five new chairs of CIHR Institutes Advisory Boards. »

We would like to congratulate our CEO (interim) Dr. Pamela Valentine on her appointment as ... Read More »

Made-in-Alberta urine test for colon cancer signs major distribution deal in the US »

Colorectal cancer is highly treatable when caught early. But the disease is currently the ... Read More »

A new way to drive research and accelerate innovation in Alberta »

Alberta has a new way to drive research and accelerate great ideas into innovations to improve ... Read More »

Team wins $100,000 prize for “life-like” bone model for surgical training »

Alberta Innovates – Health Solutions (AIHS) would like to congratulate Ammolite ... Read More »

AIHS Translational Health Chair hopes to save lives by changing the way cancer therapies affect the heart »

(Edmonton, AB) Alberta Innovates-Health Solutions (AIHS) and the University of Alberta’s ... Read More »

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Upcoming Events

Cancer Discoveries: Molecules to Man »

Please join the University of Alberta in this celebration of how scientific inquiry has ... Read More »

Marketing Strategies to Improve Recruitment into Clinical Trials »

We are excited to announce the Spring 2016 dinner meeting in Calgary. Dr. Karen M Barlow, from ... Read More »

The Changing Landscape of Cancer – Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee »

The Changing Landscape of Cancer Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee, Pulitzer Prizewinning author of The ... Read More »

Training Course on Health Research Impact Assessment »

Alberta Innovates – Health Solutions (AIHS) is developing local expertise for global ... Read More »

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