Providence Health Innovation, Research + Engagement (PHIR+E)

PHC Innovarium PHIR+E Enabling innovation through Providence Research

Providence Health Innovation, Research + Engagement (PHIR+E) is an integral part of the Providence Health Care innovation ecosystem known as Innovarium. It works to support the generation of new knowledge and solutions, and their application to real-world settings as quickly and seamlessly as possible.

The PHIR+E team collaborates with Providence Health Care's clinical and research communities, as well as the broader community, and serves as the Innovation arm of Providence Research. Specializing in forming partnerships and connecting the dots, the PHIR+E team helps to bring together individuals, academic institutions, companies, teams, and others, as well as additional resources to advance important research ideas.

To spark new ideas and fast-track solutions, PHIR+E also hosts and organizes innovation opportunities and novel events. Notably, its flagship event, Skunkworks, brings together a diverse range of participants to address local issues with global significance. 

Interested? Please contact:

Ivone Martins (she/her)
Executive Director, Providence Health Innovation, Research + Engagement (PHIR+E)
Providence Research, in support of Providence Health Care (secondment from St. Paul’s Foundation)