New funding for chairs in women's health

February 2001
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/06/2001, Vol. 164 Issue 3, p389
Academic Journal
Reports that Ontario's universities are being offered money if they create chairs in women's health. Support of the program by the Ministry of Health through its Ontario Women's Health Council; Goal to promote research, knowledge sharing, and increased public awareness of women's health issues.


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