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CCORT is funded by a Canadian Institutes of Health Research Team Grant in Cardiovascular Outcomes Research

CANHEART is funded by a CIHR Team Grant in Chronic Disease Risk & Intervention Strategies


CIHR Knowledge Translation Award -National/International Level 2005


CCORT received the 2005 CIHR Knowledge Translation Award. This award was presented to Dr. Jack Tu, CCORT Team Leader, by Dr. Bruce McManus, Scientific Director, CIHR Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health at CIHR's 4th Canadian Health Research Awards ceremony held at the National Gallery of Canada November 22, 2005 in Ottawa, Ontario.  This award honors and supports teams or organizations that make an outstanding contribution to the health of Canadians or to the health system through exemplary knowledge translation. "The important research results generated by CCORT will help physicians provide better care to their patients as well as provide policy makers with the information needed to ensure consistent quality of care for people with cardiovascular disease." Following the pictures of the award itself, are three photos from the awards ceremony (L-R): i) Dr. Jack Tu and Dr. Alan Bernstein, President, CIHR; ii) Dr. Jack Tu and Dr. Bruce McManus; iii) Dr. Jack Tu.

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