Call for Joint Collaborative Research


GIPPEC in collaboration with the University of Toronto Division of Palliative Medicine (DPM), and the Dalla Lana School of Public Health (DLSPH) at the University of Toronto are pleased to offer opportunities for collaborative research in palliative and end-of-life care.

This jointly offered opportunity is in support of collaborative and interdisciplinary research that addresses the medical, psychological, social, legal, ethical, cultural and religious challenges related to advanced and terminal disease. Proposals with a convergence of academic faculty and multiple departments that foster the emergence of collaborative research teams at clinical or academic sites at the University of Toronto and its affiliates will be favoured. Priority will be given to grants that involve interdisciplinary collaboration with co-applicants from the Faculty of Medicine and DLSPH.

Amount: Three awards up to $20,000 will be offered in:

  1. Clinical Innovations in Palliative Care
  2. Palliative Care and Public Health

Feasibility: Completion of project within two years upon approval of the grant.

Affiliation: Applicants from all faculties are welcome, with a principal applicant or co-principal applicant affiliated with GIPPEC, the Department of Medicine, or the Dalla Lana School of Public Health at the University of Toronto. Criteria and application details for GIPPEC Faculty are available here.

Submission Deadline: January 31, 2019


Application includes:

  • Applicant CV
  • Personal statement
  • Research proposal
  • Project timeline
  • Budget
  • Letter of support from supervisor (research trainees only)

Application Details

Click here for application details.

How to Apply

Closing Date: Jan 31, 2019 @ 12:00am


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