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The primary role of CAIHR is the conduct of high quality research that can inform health policy, programmes and health care delivery for regional populations.
This theme focuses on exposures that affect development, as well as on the effects of biological factors on growth.
With the rise of non-communicable chronic diseases, it is important to understand the determinants of health.
The depth of research innovation is interrogated in order to understand how genetic factors influence sickness and disease.