Research Centres & Initiatives

We integrate the collective.

IHPME is directly involved in the development, leadership and ongoing sustainability of several centres and initiatives. These cross-collaborations build bridges between the Institute’s students, researchers, faculty and a multitude of peers in national and international fields.

Canadian Centre for Health Economics

CCHE and IHPME collaborate on international research in health economics.

CIHR Alliance Training Working Group:
Canadian Health Services & Policy Research

A Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) working group identifying training and career pathways for researchers in non-academic environments.

CEBB: Centre for Evidence Based Budgeting

CEBB is an emerging collaborative initiative in support of health and social policies and programs.

CEHIAP: Centre for Evidence and Health in All Policies

Multi-centre network conducting research & analysis to provide evidence to support decision-makers.

HSPRN: Health System Performance Research Network

HPSRN is an interdisciplinary research group measuring system performance across hospital, complex continuing care, long term care and home/community care sectors.

IDEAS: Improving & Driving Excellence Across Sectors

IDEAS is a partnership between IHPME, Health Quality Ontario, ICES, and seven Ontario universities.

Institute for Circumpolar Health Research (ICHR)

A partnership between the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, IHPME, and the Institute for Circumpolar Health Research

NAO: North American Observatory on Health Systems and Policies

NAO is a collaborative partnership of interested researchers, research organizations, governments, and health organizations promoting evidence-informed health system policy decision-making

Personal Support Worker (PSW) Approach to Quality Care

The PSW Approach to Quality care was developed in support of a grant provided by Closing the Gap Healthcare