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Canadian Institutes of Health Research Act

Version of section 14 from 2002-12-31 to 2018-06-20:

Marginal note:Management of the CIHR

 The Governing Council is responsible for the management of the CIHR, including

  • (a) developing its strategic directions, goals and policies;

  • (b) evaluating its overall performance, including with respect to achievement of its objective;

  • (c) approving its budget;

  • (d) establishing a peer review process for research proposals made to the CIHR;

  • (e) approving funding for research;

  • (f) approving other expenditures to carry out its objective;

  • (g) establishing policies respecting consulting and collaborating with persons and organizations that have an interest in health research; and

  • (h) dealing with any other matter that the Governing Council considers related to the affairs of the CIHR.

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