CIFAR supports long-term interdisciplinary collaboration, providing researchers with an unparalleled environment of trust, transparency and knowledge sharing. Our impact is made at all stages of the research process, from early inquiry to the ways new knowledge is applied.
This kind of impact is distinct from the outcomes that many expect when thinking about research questions. CIFAR’s impact benefits entire fields of study, leading to discoveries, cures, treatments, inventions and patents.
CIFAR’s unique model has enabled numerous advances. Below are a few examples of how, over time, CIFAR has directly changed the research landscape in a way that has led to scientific advances and societal benefits.
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