Eliminating systemic racism in Canada's health research funding system

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CIHR is committed to fostering an equitable, diverse, and inclusive health research ecosystem that values the perspectives and contributions of all and promotes research excellence. As Canada’s national health research funding agency, we take seriously our responsibility to not only address barriers, but to do so in a way that is grounded in meaningful engagement and aligned with best practices.


Advisory committee

Read about CIHR’s Anti-Racism External Advisory Committee


Access the latest news about Equity, Diversity and Inclusion at CIHR


Access Government and expert resources related to systemic racism in the health research system

Featured research

Learn about researchers working to eliminate systemic racism through their research


CIHR is pleased to be providing a grant to the Canadian Black Scientists Network to support their Black Excellence Science, Technology, Engineering, Math and Medicine conference taking place in November 2021.
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