EQUITY, DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION

The Canadian Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Foundation (CAAIF) is committed to excellence in research and research training.

Achieving a more equitable, diverse and inclusive Canadian research enterprise is essential to creating the excellent, innovative and impactful research necessary to advance knowledge and understanding.

With these goals in mind, CAAIF is committed to:

  • Supporting equitable access to funding opportunities for all researchers and trainees

  • Promoting the integration of equity, diversity and inclusion-related considerations into the application and adjudication process

  • Encouraging all research applicants to integrate sex and gender into their research design and practices when appropriate. 

 

Through these means, CAAIF aims to promote an inclusive and to support research excellence and outcomes that are rigorous, relevant and accessible to diverse populations.