McMaster University

McMaster University

Call for Research and Innovation Fund Grants 2019


RIF Call for Grants


Download the Call for Grants (PDF Format) and Knowledge Translation Information Sheet


RIF Grant Proposal

Please complete all 3 forms as one application:





Completed forms should be submitted to the:
CHSE CPD Curriculum Developer | Education Research Lead
Emily Block, BSc, MSc candidate at  no later than May 31, 2019 at 5pm


Our CHSE research priorities are:

    1. Explore methods to capture perceived and unperceived learner’s needs 
    2. Evaluate outcomes of continuing education activities, such as knowledge retention, changes in practice, alignment with values of healthcare and sustainable in context
    3. Develop and evaluate best practices to promote lifelong learning, exploring self-learning modalities
    4. Measure CHSE activities impact on the health outcomes of patients and health professionals
    5. Explore gaps in knowledge translation related to indigenous health


Research & Innovation Fund (RIF)


To promote CHSE scholarly activities with a focus on research, innovation and overall program evaluation.

Funding Activities

  • Promote and fund research activities conducted by the CHSE program
  • Support the initial stages of developing innovative educational offerings
  • Support CHSE global curriculum needs assessment
  • Support the CHSE program overall program evaluation
  • Support innovative activities that advance the CHSE Program’s academic mission
  • Create Grants and awards for CHSE related research by McMaster faculty
  • Create Residents and Post Graduate Candidates awards to promote educational research and innovation in CHSE
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