News, Awards, and Events

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August 2022

  • Registration has opened for the January 2023 Intake of the NSERC-CREATE Training Program. View the program page for full details and registration instructions.

July 2022

  • Registration has opened for the first annual CIRTN-R2FIC National Meeting, to be held Nov 8-9 2022 in Calgary. Abstracts for the meeting can be submitted until August 29, 2022. Please see the Events tab for registration and abstract submission details.

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March 2021

  • Check out Krista Lamb’s new book, Beyond Banting, highlighting 11 CIRTN-R2FIC PIs and 3 CIRTN-R2FIC trainees.

February 2021

  • The CIRTN-R2FIC Strategic Planning Committee has published a plan for the network, which outlines our directions and initiatives over the next four years. Check it out on our Resources & Opportunities page!

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February 2022

  • Dan Luciani: CIHR Fall 2021 Project Grant
  • Vincent Poitout: CIHR Fall 2021 Project Grant
  • Michael Wheeler: CIHR Fall 2021 Project Grant

December 2021

  • Erin Mulvihill: Diabetes Canada End Diabetes 100 Award
  • Christine Doucette: Diabetes Canada End Diabetes 100 Award
  • Rob Screaton: Diabetes Canada End Diabetes 100 Award
  • Mike Wheeler: Diabetes Canada End Diabetes 100 Award
  • Remi Rabasa-Lhoret: Diabetes Canada End Diabetes 100 Award
  • Mathieu Ferron: Diabetes Canada End Diabetes 100 Award
  • Corinne Hoesli: Diabetes Canada End Diabetes 100 Award
  • Vincent Poitout: Diabetes Canada End Diabetes 100 Award

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  • Jennifer Estall: Young Researcher Award from the Department of Medicine at the Université de Montreal

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2022:

  • Jordan Wong (Pepper Lab): Canada Graduate Scholarships – Master’s (CIHR) Program; Walter H John’s Graduate Fellowship; Alberta Innovates Graduate Student Scholarship
  • Yi-Chun Chen (Verchere Lab): JDRF Advanced Postdoctoral Fellowship 

2021:

  • Maria Galipeau (Estall Lab): Doctoral Merit scholarship from Université de Montréal
  • Clémence (Estall Lab): Doctoral Merit scholarship from Université de Montréal
  • Noa Gang(Bruin lab): NSERC PGS D
  • Jonathan Brassard (Hoesli &  Parasevas labs): Vanier
  • Jasmine Maghera (MacDonald lab): CIRH Master’s award, Alberta SPORU, AB GSS, Walter H. John’s Fellowship
  • Salar Farokhi Boroujeni (Bruin lab): NSERC USRA
  • Taylor Morriseau (Doucette lab): Manitoba 150 Women Trailblazer

 

2020:

  • Noa Gang (Bruin lab): OGS scholarship
  • Myriam Hoyeck (Bruin lab): CIHR Fredrick Banting and Charles Best Canada Graduate Scholarship 2020-23, OGS scholarship
  • Kevin Guo (Ferron lab): IRCM scholarship
  • Celine Schott (Ferron lab): IRCM scholarship, Doctoral scholarship (FRQ-S) 2020-22
  • Marcel Gonzalez Medina (Giacca lab): BBDC graduate studentship
  • Deborah Joseph (Giacca lab): BBDC graduate scholarship, OGS scholarship
  • Daemon Cline (Kieffer lab): NSERC doctoral scholarship 2020-23
  • Shenghui Liang (Kieffer lab): Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research trainee fellowship 2019-22
  • Janyne Johnson (Light lab): 2020 ADI / HRD Studentship
  • Amanda Gomes (MacDonald lab): 2020 ADI / HRD Studentship

CIRTN-R2FIC National Meeting 2022

  • The CIRTN-R2FIC National Meeting 2022 will be held in person in Calgary, AB on November 8 and 9, 2022.
    • Learn more about the National Meeting and register to attend here

Diabetes Canada/CSEM Professional Conference