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Table 1 Tracking activities of responding programs

From: Capacity development in health systems and policy research: a survey of the Canadian context

  University programs (n = 15) RTC/STIHR (n = 7)
  n (%) n (%)
Program location*   
British Columbia 1 (6.7) 1 (14.3)
Alberta 1 (6.7) 0 (0.0)
Manitoba 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0)
Ontario 10 (66.7) 5 (71.4)
Quebec 2 (13.3) 1 (14.3)
Nova Scotia 1 (6.7) 0 (0.0)
Program size (graduates)**   
Small (≤ 5) 10 (66.7) 1 (14.3)
Medium (>5 and ≤ 20) 2 (13.3) 3 (42.9)
Large (>20) 2 (13.3) 2 (28.6)
Tracking activities   
One-time collection 1 (6.7) 3 (42.9)
Ongoing follow-up 2 (13.3) 4 (57.1)
None 12 (80.0) 0 (0.0)
  1. *Of the university programs that did not respond, 3 were in British Columbia, 2 in Alberta, 1 in Saskatchewan, 1 in Manitoba, 3 in Ontario, 2 in Nova Scotia, and 1 in Newfoundland. Of the RTC/STIHRs that did not respond, 1 was in Quebec and 1 in the Maritimes. One STIHR supports training in Ontario and Western provinces.
  2. **One university and one RTC program did not report the number of graduates over the past three years.