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Research centres and institutes

The University of Ottawa is committed to research excellence and innovation. Its research centres and institutes provide valuable platforms for collaboration and the exchange of ideas among researchers, both within and across traditional disciplinary boundaries.
Martine Lagacé

“Building on partnerships and the expertise of our researchers, our research centres and institutes are the foundation of our strategy to advance knowledge and innovation while informing policy.”

Martine Lagacé

— Associate Vice-President, Research Promotion and Development

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The Public Law Centre (PLC) brings the 2024 Public Law Conference to uOttawa

The international Public Law Conference “Public Law: Rights, Duties and Power” is placing the PLC at the heart of research on public law.
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Jul 2 to Jul 5

2024 Public Law Conference - 10th Anniversary

uOttawa will co-host the fifth instalment of the biennial forum for the discussion of public law matters in the common law world - 1st time in Canada!
DLRI - Data Literacy
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DLRI - Data Literacy

New research institute positioned to become a global leader in data literacy

Launching the Data Literacy Research Institute: an interdisciplinary research and training hub to strengthen and promote data literacy skills.
ICBH -Black Health
Poster for the launch of the Black Women's Health Initiative
ICBH -Black Health
Jun 18

Launching the Black Women's Health Initiative

Conference to kick off a major initiative to promote the health and wellness of black women and help shape the future of Black women's health research…
CLTS - Law Tech and Society
Professor Teresa Scassa
CLTS - Law Tech and Society

Professor Teresa Scassa is shortlisted for the prestigious PICCASO Awards

In recognition for her exceptional thought leadership in Canadian information law and policy, Dr. Scassa has been nominated for the PICCASO Canada
Life Research Institute
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Life Research Institute

Documentary "Dementia: You can make a difference"

A compelling, award-winning, short narrative documentary featuring people living with dementia and their caregivers sharing their experiences.

International collaboration research centres

Affiliated hospital research institutes

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Affiliated think-tanks

The University of Ottawa hosts think-tanks that have ties with government, business and community groups, including:

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Networks of Centres of Excellence

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Office of the Vice-President, Research and Innovation

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

Tel.: 613-562-5270
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Research Communications Specialist

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