The Impact Analysis Group (IAG) is a working group under NAPHRO.  The scope of IAG work includes knowledge exchange as well as sharing and applying best practices in assessing, evaluating and monitoring health research impact with a particular focus on performance monitoring and benchmarking at a provincial, national and international level. IAG provides a collegial venue, where appropriate, to address inter-provincial and national issues related to: 

  • The collection and analysis of health research funding data (impact measurement data)
  • The advancement of methodology for analysis and reporting (based on CAHS ROI Framework)


 IAG Members

  • Penny Cooper, Impact Analysis, Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research (MSFHR)
  • Kathryn Graham, Performance Management and Evaluation, Alberta Innovates - Health Solutions (AIHS)
  • Deanne Langlois-Klassen, Alberta Innovates - Health Solutions (AIHS)
  • Patrick Odnokon, Saskatchewan Health Research Foundation (SHRF)
  • Ambrosio (Ted) Catalla, Evaluation & Policy Analyst, Research Manitoba (RM)
  • Josée Aubin, Planning and Strategic Management Analyst, Fonds de recherche du Québec -Santé (FRQS)
  • Julie Gaudreau, Scientific Office, Fonds de recherche du Québec -Santé (FRQS)
  • Robert (Rob) Chatwin, Performance Accountability and Evaluation, Nova Scotia Health Research Foundation (NSHRF)
  • Roger Cole, Accounting and Corporate Affairs, New Brunswick Health Research Foundation (NBHRF)
  • Pablo Navarro, Research Office, Newfoundland and Labrador Centre for Applied Health Research (NLCAHR)

IAG – Projects