TITLE

Research allocations: Subjective factors often influence outlays

AUTHOR(S)
Collier, Roger
PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/15/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 9, pE387
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on several approaches for allocating health research money. It states that the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) allocates roughly 1 billion dollar a year of public money for health research in various areas including biomedical, clinical, and health systems services. Furthermore, Marco Di Buono of the Heart and Stroke Foundation says that funding research on what different diseases have in common is a better approach to allocating health research funds.
ACCESSION #
52221716

 

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