Accelerating research at the speed of business

Leading the way in chronic disease, epidemiology, and health economics research.

What We Do

CDIC is an independent organization that partners with public and private sectors to conduct novel research and translate it into real world applications. Our multidisciplinary team has a unique combination of clinical, statistical, project management and business development expertise that is applied to clinical trials, innovative service delivery and systems improvement. We aim to change how healthcare is delivered by uniting experts from the healthcare, research, academic, and business sectors.

What We Do

CDIC is an independent organization that partners with public and private sectors to conduct novel research and translate it into real world applications. Our multidisciplinary team has a unique combination of clinical, statistical, project management and business development expertise that is applied to clinical trials, innovative service delivery and systems improvement. We aim to change how healthcare is delivered by uniting experts from the healthcare, research, academic, and business sectors.

Who We Are

We are a diverse team of physicians, biostatisticians, health economists, nutritionists, researchers, data analysts, and more. No matter the project, we bring innovation to the forefront of our work.

Who We Are

We are a diverse team of physicians, biostatisticians, health economists, nutritionists, researchers, data analysts, and more. No matter the project, we bring innovation to the forefront of our work.

Areas of Expertise

ACADEMIC

A strong track record of publishing research in high-impact journals…READ MORE

Big Data Analytics

Our biostatisticians and data analysts are specially trained …READ MORE

HEALTH ECONOMICS

CDIC excels in the design and execution of studies…READ MORE

NUTRITION

Because health is intrinsically tied to nutrition and lifestyle, CDIC employs…READ MORE

KNOWLEDGE TRANSLATION

Our accumulated data goes far beyond the research…READ MORE

CLINICAL TRIALS

CDIC works with both industry and academic partners to participate…READ MORE

SYSTEM IMPROVEMENT

As the use of best practice guidelines in clinical trials…READ MORE

INNOVATIVE SERVICE DELIVERY

In 2018, CDIC established a joint venture with More Health…READ MORE

Innovation means partnership and collaboration.
Meet our key academic, clinical, and research partners.

Let’s Work Together

CDIC is an incubator for local, provincial, and international collaboration. Our strong academic foundation, combined with our expertise and vast skillset, allows us to make an impact in business across a variety of industries. Rooted in the medical field, our project scope has expanded to work with businesses across a variety of industries.

Let’s Work Together

CDIC is an incubator for local, provincial, and international collaboration. Our strong academic foundation, combined with our expertise and vast skillset, allows us to make an impact in business across a variety of industries. Rooted in the medical field, our project scope has expanded to work with businesses across a variety of industries.

Principal Investigators

Our team is led by a core group of principal investigators, with a unique combined skill set that includes clinical expertise, data analytics, health economics, evidence-based service delivery, knowledge translation, epidemiology research, as well as innovative clinical trials and patient-oriented research. The combination of our expertise, integration of technology, community hospital access, clinical consulting services, and a market-oriented stance allows CDIC to bring a previously unavailable strength to excel in leading and working with our private sector partners.

Principal Investigators

Our team is led by a core group of principal investigators, with a unique combined skill set that includes clinical expertise, data analytics, health economics, evidence-based service delivery, knowledge translation, epidemiology research, as well as innovative clinical trials and patient-oriented research. The combination of our expertise, integration of technology, community hospital access, clinical consulting services, and a market-oriented stance allows CDIC to bring a previously unavailable strength to excel in leading and working with our private sector partners.

Featured Projects

KFRE

With only four easily accessible pieces of information, the Kidney Failure Risk Equation (KFRE) can calculate…

Can-SOLVE Triple I

The Can-SOLVE Triple I study is a multiphase, patient oriented study in which researchers are working with…

Kidney Check™

Kidney Check™ is a screening, triage and treatment program in Indigenous communities spanning…

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