On January 31, 2023, Research Infosource released its 2022 rankings (based on the 2020-21 fiscal year) for Canada’s Top 40 Research Hospitals.
CAMH has once again topped the list as the country’s leading mental health research hospital. During the 2020-21 fiscal year, Research Infosource reports that CAMH reached $79.7 million in research spending, a new record high and a 5.4 per cent increase over the prior year, reflecting the continued importance of mental health and addictions research to CAMH’s overall mandate. Looking forward, CAMH anticipates additional growth and productivity, with its research-related spending for 2021-22 recorded as $86.6 million.
In the 2022 rankings, CAMH maintained its position within its sub-category of medium-sized hospitals at 3rd overall in ‘researcher intensity,’ the amount of research spending per researcher. CAMH also maintained its 2nd place position for ‘hospital intensity,’ which analyzes research spending as a percentage of total hospital spending.