Women's College Research Institute

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Research and Innovation at WCH

We are home to the Women’s College Research Institute (WCRI) and the WCH Institute for Health System Solutions and Virtual Care (WIHV)

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Sex and Gender based analysis plus

A strategy to advance equity, diversity and inclusion in health research

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Centre for Digital Health Evaluation

A province-wide multi-sector imitative creating a single access point for all digital health evaluation needs in Ontario

Dietary Interventions in Psoriatic Arthritis (DIPSA) Study

Participate in a clinical trial to investigate if diet modifications can improve Psoriatic Arthritis symptoms

Jim Ruderman Lecture on Leadership & Innovation

Our annual lecture in honour of Dr. Ruderman, WCH physician and leader, will feature Dr. Antoine Boivin & Vincent Dumez of the Centre of Excellence on Partnership with Patients & the Public on patient and community engagement.

Current Studies

Research studies are integral to improving and advancing healthcare. By participating in one of our studies, not only is it possible that you will receive more insight into your own condition, but you can also turn your experience into learnings that transform care for others.

Our latest News and Articles

International Day of Women and Girls in Science 2023

23 February 2023

February 11 was the International Day of Women and Girls in Science, and Women’s College Hospital (WCH) took part in celebrating the incredible past,…

Sex Trafficking: Research into a Canadian Issue

10 February 2023

February 22nd marks National Human Trafficking Awareness Day. First established in 2021, it aims to recognize and bring awareness to sex and human trafficking…

A Year in Review: Academics

20 December 2022

“We wish to develop an environment where everyone at Women’s College Hospital takes part in research, scholarly quality improvement and educational…