We are proud of the outstanding contributions, accomplishments and steady growth in research at Women’s College Hospital. Our research and innovative solutions are having a significant impact on health equity, health for women and health system solutions – at our hospital and beyond.


20% increase in research funding over the past year
  • 2017-2018: $12.1M
  • 2018-2019: $14.5M
311% increase in research funding over the past decade
  • 2008-2009: $3.5M
  • 2018-2019: $14.5M
Over 2x the national average success rate over the past three Canadian Institutes of Health Research project competitions
  • WCH success rate: 37.5%
  • Average success rate: 14.8%


365 scientific papers published in national and international journals
304 jobs supported by research at WCH
385 presentations over the past year