Entries by Rebecca Mercer

2021 BioCanRx Summer Studentships

BioCanRx Summer Studentships provide funding for undergraduate and college students to gain work experience in the Canadian cancer and cancer biotherapeutics research sector. These funding opportunities are available via two programs. For more details on each program, please click below. Note – at the time of the application deadline, students (more…)

CCTG is recruiting: Study Coordinators, Clinical Trial Assistants, and a Research Associate

CCTG is hiring right now for several positions including; Clinical Trial Assistants, Study Coordinators and a Clinical Research Associate. The positions are open at the CCTG Central Operations and Statistics Office located at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario. More information about these opportunities can be found on the CCTG Careers (more…)

PMPRB: Your chance to comment on 2 proposed amendments to PMPRB Guidelines

The Patented Medicine Prices Review Board (PMPRB) invites stakeholders to comment on two proposed consequential amendments to the new PMPRB Guidelines resulting from the decision to delay the coming-into-force date of the Regulations Amending the Patented Medicines Regulations (“Regulations”) a further six months, from January 1, 2021 to July 1, (more…)

Program Manager, Funded Initiatives, First Nations, Inuit

The Canadian Partnership Against Cancer is seeking a Program Manager, Funded Initiatives, First Nations, Inuit. Posting Date: January 11, 2021 Closing Date: January 25, 2021 For full details and to apply online Click Here The Program Manager, Funded Initiatives, First Nations, Inuit,  supports the Strategic Partnerships Division in carrying out projects and initiatives (more…)

Now Open: the 2021 CIHR Health System Impact (HSI) Fellowship

Application Deadline: 2021-02-18 Funding Start Date: 2021-09-01 Full details can be found by clicking here Description The Health System Impact (HSI) Fellowship (for doctoral trainees and post-doctoral fellows) provides highly-qualified doctoral trainees and post-doctoral fellows studying health services and policy research (HSPR), or related fields, a unique opportunity to apply (more…)

AACR Cancer Disparities Research Fellowships

The American Association for Cancer Research is inviting applications for the AACR Cancer Disparities Research Fellowships . There are no citizenship or geographic requirements. These fellowships encourage and support postdoctoral or clinical research fellows to conduct cancer disparities research and to establish a successful career path in this field. Grant: $120,000 (more…)

Call for Expressions of Interest: Indigenous Leadership Circle in Research

The three federal granting councils and the Canadian Foundation for Innovation (TC3+) are recruiting First Nations, Inuit and Métis Peoples’ members to join the newly created Indigenous Leadership in Research Circle. The Circle will advise and support the TC3+ during the implementation of their joint strategic plan for strengthening Indigenous (more…)

Canadian Cancer Statistics: A 2020 special report on lung cancer

The recently released 2020 special report on lung cancer provides statistics on lung cancer incidence, mortality, survival and prevalence in Canada. Where relevant, statistics are presented by sex, age, geography, stage, histology and time. The report also includes contextual information about lung cancer prevention, screening, treatment, disparities and stigma. This special report (more…)