Academy pitches new approach for evaluating research investments

Kondro, Wayne
March 2009
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/3/2009, Vol. 180 Issue 5, p502
Academic Journal
The article offers information on the study entitled "Making an Impact: A Preferred Framework and Indicators to Measure Returns on Investment in Health Research," conducted by the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences. It reveals that the study focuses on encouraging the government to assess the benefits of health research investment. It states that integration of methodologies, indicators and efficient collection of data will play essential role in evaluating the outcomes of health studies in relation to investment.


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