TITLE

The future of health research is hanging in the balance

AUTHOR(S)
Paige, Christopher J.
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/23/2007, Vol. 177 Issue 9, p1057
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on a special report which focuses on the knowledge of Members of Parliament of Canada on health research and funding issues. He believes that lawmakers are unaware that hospitals play a key role in health research and that grants do not cover health research's indirect cost. He suggests that to attain balance and sustainable research support, government ministries, researchers and policy-makers must collaborate.
ACCESSION #
27236736

 

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