Organization: Association of Canadian Academic Healthcare Organizations

Research 7 formed to engage government

Seven health-related organizations are banding together to establish the Research 7 (R7) partnership to engage governments on behalf of the health research community. R7 has developed three priorities through which it will review the upcoming federal Budget: building multi-stakeholder partnerships, creating a world-leading environment for health innovation and investing in knowledge creation and its application.…

ACAHO releases second report on health research

The second of three reports detailing the accomplishments of Canadian health researchers has been released by the Association of Canadian Academic Healthcare Organizations (ACAHO). Entitled Eureka! World First Discoveries and Other Major Medical Breakthroughs, the report identifies more than 100 such achievements including the sequencing of the SARS genome in 2003 and the use of…