The Alberta SPOR SUPPORT unit has seven province-wide core platforms that help develop expertise and offer services and resources for patient-oriented research.

The Unit’s goal is to create robust, sustainable infrastructure to help researchers succeed in their efforts to improve the health of Albertans.

The Alberta SPOR SUPPORT unit’s seven province-wide platforms are:

  1. Patient Engagement
  2. Data
  3. Methods Support & Development
  4. Pragmatic Clinical Trials
  5. Knowledge Translation
  6. Career Development in Methods & Health Services Research
  7. Consultation & Research Services


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For more information:
Tim Murphy, MBA, Vice President, Alberta Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR) SUPPORT Unit & Provincial Platforms
(780) 429-6882


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The Alberta SPOR SUPPORT Unit is jointly funded by AIHS and the Canadian Institutes of Health Research.

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