That's exactly what we're proposing--that NSERC, CIHR
and SSHRC invest in bridging positions--with a slight twist.
Members included the Canadian Cancer Society, Heart and Stroke, Health Charities Council of Canada, Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, the CIHR
Vice-President and four Scientific Directors.
National organizations, such as CIHR
and NCDDR, have been major collaborators in the development of theories and the application of KT .
calls for the minister to take the initiative to talk with civil society organisations on what was previously agreed with former minister of social solidarity, Ahmed Boraie.
is also addressing the threat of resistance to antivirals.
has been operational since the year 2000 and currently holds a budget of C$928.
For a 16-page summary and evaluation of a recent talk (March 24, 2009) given by Downie on behalf of the CIHR
, see "Whose life is it anyways?
King served as one of the founding members of the CIHR
Governing Council from its creation in 2000 until 2004.
He has received a Distinguished Scientist salary award from the CIHR
and has served as an occasional adviser to several companies with products related to cervical cancer prevention.
funding, according to interviewees, should be provided according to priority areas identified by scientific experts, balancing support of new innovations with targeted research programs for promising approaches.
In this experiment, the activities of the antioxidative enzymes and CIHR
in the plasma and liver were significantly decreased.
further states that KT "encompasses all steps between the creation of new knowledge and its application to yield beneficial outcomes for society.