Our Funders

Cochrane Back and Neck (CBN) has been supported by the Institute for Work & Health since it began in 1996.  In collaboration with the other Canadian review groups, CBN is currently funded by Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) and the Institute for Musculoskeletal Health and Arthritis, as part of the 2010-2015 Cochrane Canada grant: Knowledge Synthesis and Translation by Cochrane Canada, Reference Number CON-105529 and the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care.

Past funding includes: one-time funding from the Swedish Council on Health Technology Assessment and five-year special operating grant (2005-2010) from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, the Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (formerly the Canadian Coordinating Office for Health Technology Assessment), and the Institute for Musculoskeletal Health and Arthritis.