Risk of research re-exodus raised

March 2009
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/3/2009, Vol. 180 Issue 5, p498
Academic Journal
The article reports on the arguments expressed by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council and the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council concerning the budget released by Canadian Finance Minister Jim Flaherty for 2009/2010. The budget will cut spending allocated by the goverment to the three councils by $147.9 million from 2009-2012 which will offer challenges in carrying out health care research in the country.


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