Survey Research Unit (SRU)

Centre for Research on Inner City Health - Keenan Research Centre

Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, home of the Survey Research Unit

Welcome to the Survey Research Unit, which is housed at the Centre for Research on Inner City Health, St. Michael’s Hospital.

Our mission is to provide high-quality and efficient research services to the health and social sciences research community.

Our approach is based on a commitment to research quality and strong partnership development with our clients. Our built-in quality assurance strategies ensure that we consistently and efficiently deliver high-quality data.

Our expertise

  • Research methodology and operations
  • Social determinants of health
  • Community involvement
  • Policy research
  • Public health
  • Mental health
  • Research ethics

Our services (Include but are not limited to)

  • Research project management,
  • Instrument development and evaluation
  • Recruitment and participant management
  • Interview administration
  • Community involvement facilitation
  • Research Ethics Board submissions
  • Data processing and management
  • Quantitative and qualitative methodologies
  • Large scale surveys
  • Longitudinal studies
  • In-depth interviews
  • Concept mapping

We can help you determine what kinds of services are right for your project. Contact us to discuss your research needs, data collection options, and for our service rates and availability.