ICES combines world-class research teams with health data to create objective, powerful insight on a variety of health service research topics relevant to Ontarians. By linking data from many sources, ICES researchers can obtain a comprehensive view of health and health care delivery. Research opportunities span a wide range of topics and disciplines, including: drug safety and effectiveness, health system performance, mental health and addictions, population health, primary care, surgery and transplantation as well as chronic diseases such as cardiovascular, kidney, respiratory or musculoskeletal issues, diabetes and cancer.
About ICES Research
Slaight Family Foundation Grant
2017: $1 million grant awarded to Dr. Janet Smylie to train health care personnel to overcome racial biases which can lead to health care delivery inequities. Read more about the grant.
2017: Dr. Maria Chiu selected by CivicAction as a DiverseCity Fellow of 2017. The DiverseCity Fellows are emerging leaders from various sectors who have made an impact in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area. CivicAction’s DiverseCity Fellows program provides opportunities for emerging leaders to further develop leadership and increase their impact.
Principal investigator: Schwalm JD
AHSC AFP Innovation Fund,
Co-investigators: Ivers N, Tu J
Principal Investigator: Barbera L
Canadian Cancer Society Research Institute,
Co-investigators: Earle L, Howell D, Mittmann N, Seow H, Sutradhar R
Principal investigator: Colantonio A
National Institutes of Health,
Co-investigators: Chan V, Escobar M, Mollayeva T
2016-2018; USD $296,973
Principal investigators: Edwards J, Gladstone D
Canadian Stroke Prevention Intervention Network,
Co-investigators: Atzema C, Healey J, Mamdani M, Thorpe K
Principal investigator: Sander B
Canadian Institutes of Health Research,
Project Scheme Grant
Co-investigators: Evans G, Tu K