BENEFITS OF MEMBERSHIP
All members receive publications and reports, activity updates, meeting information, and invitations to attend programs and events. As well, the opportunity to participate at open meetings of the Board as well as the Annual General Meeting, and voting privileges. Memberships are in effect for a full calendar year and new members are welcome to join at any time.
Founding members represent a group of individuals who undertook to establish the organization in its nascent form and have contributed significantly over the years in an organizational and advisory capacity. We are grateful to founding members for their prescience and commitment to the goals and ideals of our society. These are our elder statesmen.
Members who support Friends of CIHR at the Charter Level reflect a higher level of commitment and dedication to the goals of CIHR and Friends of CIHR. Charter members receive all the benefits of membership and the modest additional fee provides funds for important educational programs such as the annual symposia for young investigators.
All the benefits of membership identified above are available for a nominal annual fee. You will receive publications and news updates directly and have opportunities throughout the year to participate in activities and events important to the health and health research communities.