Saskatchewan Health Research Foundation (SHRF) funds, supports and promotes the impact of health research that matters to Saskatchewan.
SHRF's investments in research will contribute to the improved health of Saskatchewan citizens through a high-performing health ecosystem with a robust culture of health research and innovation
Our Strategic Goals
Strengthen research capacity
Increase investment in
research and innovation
Align research with
Values in Action
Our values in action represent a vital part of SHRF's strategic foundation and exemplify our fundamental beliefs and guiding principles for working with each other and all stakeholders.
SHRF's Guiding Statement
SHRF's investment decisions and activities are to solve Saskatchewan's health problems. In achieving our strategic goals, we will adhere to our organization's core values and promote inclusiveness, equity, creativity, and breadth in health research. Integral to this work will be supporting the health and research goals of the Indigenous community and continuing to ensure that sex- and gender-based analysis is incorporated into the research that we fund.
Our Key Activities
Measure impact and share stories of our investments and activities on the overall health of the province
Partner with other organizations to maximize efficiencies, reduce duplication and increase impact of health research investments and activities
Act as a trusted and neutral convenor of multiple stakeholder groups, possessing in-depth knowledge, an unbiased view and expertise adding value and unique insights into the Saskatchewan research ecosystem