Our Mission, Vision, Values

Following extensive consultations with hundreds of individuals and community organizations, the WE-SPARK Health Institute Executive Committee developed our first Strategic Plan and our Mission, Vision and Values.

Our Mission

Enhance the health, well-being and care of people through transformative research and knowledge translation.

Our Vision

A thriving and engaged research community driving advancements in health.

Our Values


We are committed to upholding responsible research in alignment with ethical practices and responsive to the needs of our stakeholders.


We are dedicated to achieving world-class outcomes in all that we do.


We are committed to working together to ensure our long-term success.


We are a diverse and inclusive team committed to engaging the community and applying multi-disciplinary approaches to achieve our goals.


We foster a culture of inquiry; champion and drive change, and seek creative solutions in all that we do.