International panel says CIHR needs management overhaul

Kondro, Wayne
October 2006
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/10/2006, Vol. 175 Issue 8, p857
Academic Journal
The article reports on the decision of Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) President Doctor Alan Bernstein to subject the CIHR operations under the scrutiny of the International Review Panel. A criticism of the CIHR operations and structures is presented. A comparison of the fund granting powers of the CIHR and the U.S. National Institutes of Health is considered.


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