PEOPLE - Canadian Institutes of Health Research makes appointment:
This article was originally published in Clinica
Colleen Flood has been appointed as scientific director of the institute of health services and policy research for the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR-IHSPR), effective from September 1 2006. Dr Flood, associate professor in the faculty of law at the University of Toronto, has authored many health law articles and book chapters as well as four books. Her expertise and research lies in comparative healthcare policy; public/private financing of healthcare systems; healthcare reform; and accountability and governance issues. CIHR supports innovative healthcare research, capacity-building and knowledge translation initiatives.