Recruitment Open: Health Ethics Research Authority (HREA)

The Health Research Ethics Authority (HREA) of Newfoundland & Labrador is a non-profit agency established by the Health Research Ethics Authority Act. It is charged with the general supervision of all health research involving human subjects conducted in the province. The Health Research Ethics Board (HREB), appointed by the HREA, (more…)

New Health Services Research Funding Announced (Ontario)

Background In collaboration with Cancer Care Ontario, the Ontario Institute for Cancer Research (OICR) is excited to announce a new funding opportunity to support health services research projects that will provide the knowledge needed to optimize the delivery of cancer services today and to ensure appropriate dissemination of health service (more…)

BioCanRx v2.0 – Call for Expressions of Interest

BioCanRx, Canada’s Immunotherapy Network,  is pleased to announce a Call for Expressions of Interest to bring forward in our Cycle II application in June 2019 to the federal government’s Networks of Centres of Excellence (NCE) Program. BioCanRx was first awarded a 5-year funding award of $25 million from the NCE (more…)

CIHR Gold Leaf Prizes – Nomination Period Open

Nominate a researcher by October 10, 2018 For more info or to make a nomination please visit http://www.cihr-irsc.gc.ca/e/27894.html CIHR’s suite of prizes, the CIHR Gold Leaf Prizes, are among the highest honours that can be bestowed on an individual or team for excellence in health research and its translation into benefits for (more…)

Announcement: Stand Up To Cancer Canada Metastatic Breast Cancer Dream Team

Webinar: Registration July 9th, 2018 – see full details below: A Webinar is planned to explain the application process and overall objectives of the call. Applicants can register by sending an email at su2ccanada@aacrcanada.ca by July 9th, 2018. Details for the July 16, 2018 webinar (1-2 EST) will be provided (more…)
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Travel Awards Available: CCS and CIHR

Two important Travel Award competitions are now accepting applications to defray the travel costs associated with making a scientific presentation as a first author or presenter at a conference, symposium or other appropriate professional meeting. While primarily targeted to trainees, funding is also available in some cases for post-doctoral and (more…)

ARCC Researchers Awarded High Honours in June 2018!

The Canadian Centre for Applied Research in Cancer Control is proud to recognize the outstanding achievements of two members of the ARCC-BC team, Ms. Deirdre Weymann and Dr. Dean Regier. In Early June, ARCC Health Economist Deirdre Weymann was awarded top honours at HTAi’s 2018 Meeting in Vancouver, winning best oral (more…)

Research Fellow Opportunity – Australian National University

The Department of Health Services Research and Policy at the Australian National University, Canberra, Australia, is seeking to appoint two Research Fellows. This is an excellent opportunity for two highly motivated researchers to join and make a significant contribution to a growing and vibrant multidisciplinary team of health economists and health service researchers, to (more…)
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Announcing the Patient Oriented Seed Grant Competition Winners

ARCC is very proud to announce the winners of our 2018 Seed Grant competition. The focus of this competition was patient-oriented research, and we are extremely impressed by the diverse group of applications we received from all across the country.  We look forward to sharing results from the work of (more…)

Call for Expressions of Interest: CCO Clinical Lead – Patient Reported Outcomes & Symptom Management

The PROs and Symptom Management Program at Cancer Care Ontario would like to announce that Dr. Lisa Barbera will be stepping down as Provincial Clinical Lead for Patient Reported Outcomes (PROs) at CCO at the end of June. Lisa has accepted a new position as the Division Head of Radiation (more…)