A-Z list of research areas

Diseases, conditions and populations


Addiction
Aging
Alzheimer's
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
Anemia
Anxiety
Arthritis
Asthma
Ataxia
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
Autism
Autoimmune disease
Autoimmune diseases of the nervous system
 
Bipolar
Bladder cancer
Bleeding disorders
Blood cancer
Bone and joint degeneration
Bone and joint injuries
Brain and neuromuscular disease
Brain cancer
Breast cancer
 
Cancer
Cardiac arrest
Chronic disease
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Chronic pain
Cochlear implantation
Colorectal cancer
Common cold
Concussion
COVID-19
Crohn's
Cystic fibrosis
 
Dementia
Depression
Diabetes
Dystonia
 
Ebola
Endometrial cancer
 
First Nations, Inuit and Métis Health
Frailty
 
Gastric cancer
Gastrointestinal disease
Gastrointestinal stromal tumours (GIST)
Gay men's health
Genetic myopathy
Glaucoma
Global health
 
Head and neck cancer
Health equity
Health in disadvantaged peoples
Health in older peoples
Hearing loss
Heart disease
Hepatitis C
HIV
Huntington's
Hypertension
 
Immigrant and refugee health
Infectious disease
Infertility
Inflammatory bowel syndrome
Influenza
Intellectual disabilities
 
Kidney disease
 
Liver cancer
Liver disease
Lung cancer
Lung disease
Lupus
Lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM)
 
Macular degeneration
Maternal and fetal health
Men's health
Mental health
Multiple sclerosis
Muscular dystrophy
Musculoskeletal conditions
Myasthenia gravis
 
Neuromuscular disease
Newborn and child health
 
Obesity
Osteoporosis
Ovarian cancer
 
Pain
Pancreatic cancer
Parkinson's
Pneumonia
Population health
Pregnancy
Prostate cancer
Pulmonary hypertension
 
Retinal disease
 
Schizophrenia
Septic shock
Sexually transmitted infections
Sickle cell anemia
Skin cancer
Skin disorders
Soft tissue sarcoma
Spinal cord injury
Spinal muscular atrophy
Stiff person syndrome
Stroke
Subarachnoid hemorrhage
Suicide
 
Thalassemia
Thrombosis / thromboembolism
Thyroid cancer
Traumatic brain injury
Traumatic injuries
Tuberculosis
Type 1 diabetes
 
Vascular cognitive impairment
Vascular, heart and metabolic disease
Vision
 
Women's health

Research and clinical approaches


3D printing
 
Anesthesiology
Artificial intelligence and data science
 
Basic research
Behaviour
Big data
Bioinformatics
Biomarkers
Biomaterials
Biostatistics
 
Cancer biotherapeutics
Cancer immunotherapy
Cell therapy
Clinical decision rules
Clinical research
Clinical trials
Cluster randomized trials
Cohort studies
Contraceptive development
Critical care
 
Digital and mobile health
Disease models
Drug development
 
Emergency medicine
Epidemiology
Epigenetics
Exercise
Exome sequencing analysis
 
Gene expression
Gene therapy
Genetics
Genomics
 
Health economics
Health professional behaviour change
Health promotion
Health research methods
Health services research
Health technology
 
Imaging
Immunization
Immunotherapy
 
Journalology
 
Knowledge translation and implementation research
 
Lipidomics
 
Model organisms
Molecular and cellular biology
MRI muscle imaging
 
Neuro-stimulation
Next generation sequencing
 
Oncolytic viruses
Optogenetics
 
Palliative care
Patient decision aids
Patient engagement
Patient safety
Peri-operative medicine
Pharmacology
Pharmacy
Pragmatic trials
Prevention
Proteomics
Psychology
Psychometrics
Public health
 
Qualitative methods
Quality Improvement
 
Rapid reviews
Regenerative medicine
Rehabilitation
Risk assessment
RNA sequencing
 
Shared decision making
Stem cells
Surgery
Surveys
Systematic reviews
Systems biology
 
Transfusions
Transgenic/knockout models
Translational research
Transplantation
 
Viral therapy