Unity Health Toronto’s Research Strategic Plan: 2021-2026

At Unity Health Toronto we have launched a bold new strategic plan for Research. Our new plan ensures we will be well poised to be a world-class leader in science and research through pivotal times in science in our local and global community. We are excited to share the new Research Strategic Plan with you, which you can view/download below.

Our new strategic plan, built in consultation with our internal and external stakeholders, will be our compass for the next five years. It will ensure we are focused on our purpose, pillars and strategic enablers.

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Our purpose 

World-class research and innovation that transform patient care and population well-being.

Our five-year goal 

Build pillars of world-class research & innovation, distinct to Unity Health Toronto.

A distinctive component of our success in Research and Innovation at Unity Health Toronto is our multi-faceted research ecosystem.

In the next five years, we will build on our historic strengths, bolster our distinct ecosystem and take advantage of our blended clinical and research milieu to establish four pillars of world-class research and innovation:

  • Critical Care
  • Urban and Community Health
  • Organ Injury and Repair
  • Brain Health and Wellness

Schematic_Research Strategic Plan 2021-2026

Our enablers will help us achieve our goal

We will invest in and commit to the following strategic enablers to reach our five-year goal:

  • Support the health and wellbeing of our research community members and empower their growth and success
  • Embed Equity, Diversity and Inclusion as a core value
  • Establish a robust patient, family and community partnership model
  • Integrate data and advanced analytics as a driver
  • Achieve excellence in research operations

Our strategic plan would not have been possible without our community. Thank you to all those who worked with us to create an inspiring vision for the future. We look forward to working alongside you to make our plan come to life.