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SPARC Internal Review for 2013 NSERC Strategic Project Grant Competition

The SPARC Office is pleased to announce it will once again be running an Internal Review process for the 2013 NSERC Strategic Project Grant competition (see full details and deadlines below). Thanks very much for passing on this information to interested faculty and/or fellow colleagues who are considering applying for this funding program: SPARC is […]

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NSERC Strategic Project Grants Information Session – Monday, Jan. 21, 2013

The SPARC Office is pleased to announce that it is organizing a NSERC Strategic Project Grants (SPGs) Information Session for UBC researchers who are planning to apply for the next round of competition, which has a deadline of April 1st, 2013. Monika Michalska, Manager, Research Partnership Programs, from the NSERC-Ottawa office will be coming to […]

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CIHR Open Forum with Dr. Alain Beaudet – Wednesday, February 13, 2013 from 3-4pm

SAVE THE DATE! CIHR’s President, Dr. Alain Beaudet, will be visiting UBC on February 13th to host an open forum on the new CIHR grant programs. Please join us at 3pm in the UBC Life Sciences Centre, 2350 Health Sciences Mall. Room to be confirmed. Look for the signs!

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Upcoming CIHR Operating Grant Workshops at Point Grey & VCHRI

Good afternoon, SPARC and Faculty of Medicine will be co-hosting our annual November workshop in preparation for the March 1, 2013 CIHR Open Operating Grant competition – Wed, Nov 28 from 9 AM to 12 PM. This year, the workshop will also be offered at VCHRI – Tues, Nov 27 from 1 to 4 PM. […]

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SPARC – NSERC Discovery Grant Workshop with Selection Committee members

Dear all: SPARC is pleased to announce an upcoming NSERC Discovery Grant workshop.  Thank you for sharing this opportunity with your faculty. ***** Facilitated by SPARC and UBC’s NSERC Coordinator, Dr. Rabab Ward, join this workshop to learn strategic advice from your hosts and from a panel of UBC Faculty who represent NSERC DG Selection […]

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CIHR Institute of Aging Open Forum – Sept 24

You are invited to an Open Forum by the CIHR Institute of Aging Speaker: Dr. Yves Joanette Scientific Director, Institute of Aging Canadian Institute of Health Research Date: Monday Sept 24, 2012 Time: 12:30-2 pm Place: UBC Life Sciences Institute, Lecture room 3, 2350 Health Sciences Mall, Vancouver Dr. Joanette will present a preliminary version of theInstitute’s […]

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UBC Internal Selection Process for the Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships Program

As the most prestigious postdoctoral award in Canada, the Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships Program provides the opportunity to bring top talent to join the research community at UBC. Fellowships are awarded to the very best postdoctoral researchers, both nationally and internationally, who will positively contribute to Canada’s economic, social and research-based growth. Information about UBC’s internal […]

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UBC update re: 2012-13 Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships Program

Re: the 2012-13 Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships Program The UBC Postdoctoral Fellows Office (PDFO) and SPARC are hosting 2 Banting Information Sessions this week, one for postdocs and the other for Postdoc Faculty Coordinators and interested/potential Banting supervisors. Topics to be addressed include: Banting Objectives, Award Details and Eligibility “So, who is a Banting Fellow anyway?” […]

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Knowledge Translation Training Needs Survey Launched by MSFHR

Below is a link to a survey launched by the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research (MSFHR).  The purpose of the survey is to determine individual needs and interests for training and resources related to the effective use of health research evidence in health care practice and policy. The target audience for the survey is both researchers AND […]

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CIHR Open Forum on Proposed Changes – Mar 16, 1-3pm, UBC

CIHR Open Forum on Proposed Changes to the Open Operating Grant Competition Friday, March 16, 2012 1:00 to 3:00 pm Life Sciences Centre, Lecture Hall 2 (Ground Floor) – Point Grey Campus, UBC Registration: http://research.ubc.ca/civicrm/event/register?id=60&reset=1 —————————————————————————————————————– Dr. Jane Aubin, Chief Scientific Officer of the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) will provide an overview and […]

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