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Research and innovation

The University of Ottawa ranks among Canada’s top 10 research universities. Our research is founded on excellence, relevance and impact and is conducted in a spirit of equity, diversity and inclusion.

Canada Research Chairs


Canada 150 Research Chair


Research revenue

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At uOttawa, we are committed to fostering equity, diversity and inclusion (EDI).

Find out more about EDI in research.
ORDC data supporting health and wellness focused research

Unlocking insights through high-precision data

From end-of-life care to the association between exposure to suicide and suicidality, ORDC data has supported a wide range of research projects.
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uOttawa launches a world-first vision to transform brain-heart health

uOttawa and its partners are receiving a $109-million-dollar grant to launch the Brain-Heart Interconnectome (BHI).
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Be prepared, tick season is upon us

A mild winter and wet spring has provided ticks with the right circumstances to be a real pest this summer.
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Valuable research platforms

Our research centres and institutes are platforms for collaboration and exchange of ideas among researchers. Our core facilities provide services analysis, instrument and technology access, and expertise researchers require.
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Connect with us

Office of the Vice-President, Research and Innovation

Tabaret Hall
550 Cumberland St
Room 246
Ottawa, ON, Canada
K1N 6N5

Tel.: 613-562-5270
[email protected]

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