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The Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research is a catalyst for health research innovation in BC.

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Through our funding programs, we invest in BC’s top minds and support them to answer the questions that keep British Columbians healthy and improve our health system.

MSFHR supports a vibrant community of researchers in BC that is actively developing new treatments and cures, responding to emerging health issues, and improving the delivery of health care.

MSFHR was founded in 2001 with a mandate to revitalize health research in BC. Browse highlights from a decade of supporting excellence.