CIMVHR Advanced Analytics Initiative

The CIMVHR Advanced Analytics Initiative is a program that encourages applications from multi-disciplines to submit project proposals to compete for access to funding, computer resources and expertise available through CIMVHR and IBM Canada¾ researchers interested in applying will include medical resources to accelerate research and improve health of Military, Veterans and/or their families supported by data scientist/computer science experts and architects with skills to combine the medical research with the data analytics and computer science aspects of the proposed project. CIMVHR and IBM are available to discuss the viability of your proposed project prior to completing and submitting the application.

The Initiative funds support priority areas such as, but not limited to,

  •        Precision medicine: medication/treatment selection, order of care, response based treatment
  •        Personalized care: treatment tailored to the individual
  •        Military family challenges: impact of military families’ lifestyle on health and well-being
  •        CIMVHR target population research data challenges: addressing privacy, consolidation, access, and mining for academic led research projects
Agency Name: 
Canadian Institute for Military and Veteran Health Research
Contact Name: 
Penny D'Agnone
Grant Amount: 
$200,000 per project over two years
Grant Location: 
External
External Deadline: 
Monday, October 23, 2017
Grant Type: 
Research
Grant Area: 
Health
Grant Eligibility: 
Faculty