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Canadian Initiative for Outcomes in Rheumatology cAre (CIORA)

CIORA is a unique granting division of the CRA committed to being a catalyst for improving the care of Canadians living with all rheumatic diseases.

CIORA’s grant program supports sustainable projects related to rheumatic diseases that promote:

  • Awareness/Advocacy/Education
    • Health Economics/Sustainability of Health Care/Quality Improvement
  • Early Access for rheumatic disease patients
  • Multi-Disciplinary Care Teams

CIORA is issuing another call for grants in 2019!

CIORA Online Grant Application System opens January 28, 2019.
Letter of Intent must be submitted by February 25, 2019.
CIORA Online Grant Application submission deadline is April 1, 2019 at 17:00 (Pacific Time)
Grant notifications will be sent out in June 2019.

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CIORA (Canadian Initiative for Outcomes in Rheumatology cAre) has been funded by Abbott (now AbbVie) as the founding sponsor since 2006 and as of 2009 it has become multi-sponsored and is now sponsored by the following companies:

AbbVie Corporation
Amgen Canada Inc.
Celgene Inc.
Merck Canada Inc.
Pfizer Canada