AbbVie is a global, research-based biopharmaceutical company formed in 2013 following separation from Abbott Laboratories.
2016 Welcome Kit and Reception
Welcoming Members of Parliament
Research Canada welcomed new and returning Members of Parliament with a Welcome Kit to introduce them to the health research and health innovation communities and to highlight some of the excellence in health research and health innovation being carried out by Canadian health researchers and innovators in this country. As a country, we should be proud of our scientists and the discoveries they are making everyday aimed at improving the health and quality of life of Canadians.
On March 7th, 2016 Research Canada welcomed new and returning Members of Parliament at a Reception hosted by the Honourable Jane Philpott, Minister of Health. At this reception, Minister Philpott announced the 42nd Parliament’s new Health Research Caucus and introduce Parliamentarians to dedicated leaders in the health research and health innovation fields.
Welcome Kit (pdf)
Thank you to our Sponsors
AstraZeneca is a global, innovation-driven biopharmaceutical business with a primary focus on the discovery, development and commercialization of primary and specialty care medicines that transform lives.
CAN-ACN is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to the promotion of neuroscience research and of the interest of Canadian Neuroscientists.
The Heart and Stroke Foundation Canadian Partnership for Stroke Recovery (CPSR) is a joint initiative of the Heart and Stroke Foundation and Canada’s leading stroke recovery research centres.
CSMB represents thousands of the country’s leading biosciences faculty members and students.
Innovative Medicines Canada is the national voice of Canada’s innovative pharmaceutical industry.
For more than 40 years, MEDEC, as the association representing Canada’s medical technology companies, has been working in partnership with governments, health care providers and patients to contribute to better health and more sustainable healthcare for Canadians.
As a global leader in medical technology, services and solutions, Medtronic helps to improve the health and lives of millions of people each year.
Today’s Merck is working to help the world be well. Merck is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products.
Established in 1958, The Michener Institute for Applied Health Sciences is Canada’s only post-secondary institution devoted exclusively to health sciences education. Michener offers full-time and continuing education in Imaging, Medical Laboratory Sciences, Medical Radiation Sciences, Primary and Critical Care and other specialized applied health programs.
PHCRI is an integrated health care research enterprise and research arm of Providence Health Care, a non-profit, faith-based health care organization operating 16 sites across Greater Vancouver, BC.
Shift Health is a healthcare strategy consultancy devoted exclusively to healthcare and life sciences. We work with government, academia, industry, the not-for-profit sector and healthcare providers to amplify healthcare and research leadership, advance global health innovation and achieve eminence in healthcare markets worldwide.