Trainee competition info sessions confirmed

23 January 2015

On-site information sessions for MSFHR’s 2015 Trainee Award competition have been scheduled for early February at universities and research institutions around the province.

These sessions are your opportunity to have your questions answered and learn more about the application process.

Confirmed sessions are listed below; additional sessions are planned and will be added as they are finalized.

For those unable to attend, slides from these sessions are available for online viewing and/or download.

For more information, contact Rashmita Salvi at 604.714.2779 or

  • University of British Columbia (Okanagan Campus)
    When: Monday, February 2; 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
    Where: EME 4116, UBC Okanagan Campus
    RSVP: Christine Humphries;; 250.807.8154
  • BC Cancer Research Centre
    When: Tuesday, February 3; 2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.
    Where: Diamond Family Theatre – Main Floor, BC Cancer Research Centre at BC Cancer Agency, 675 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver
    RSVP: Georgia Maniotakis;; 604.675.8254 by Jan. 28, 4 p.m.
  • University of Northern British Columbia
    When: Wednesday, February 4; 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
    Where: ADM 1007, 3333 University Way, Prince George
    RSVP: Nicole Balliet;; 250.960.5815
  • Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute
    When: Wednesday, February 11; 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
    Where: Paetzold Multipurpose Room, Jim Pattison Pavilion, Vancouver General Hospital
    RSVP: Kerri Abramson;; 604.875.4111 ext. 67793
  • Providence Health Care (St. Paul’s Hospital)
    When: Thursday, February 12; 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.
    Where: Gourlay Conference Room, 1st Floor, Burrard Building, St. Paul’s Hospital
    RSVP: Jennifer Myers;; 604.806.9276
  • University of Victoria
    When: Friday, February 13; 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.
    Where: David F. Strong Building (DSB), Room C126, University of Victoria, 3800 Finnerty Road, Victoria
    RSVP: Office of Research Services;; 250.472.4986
  • University of British Columbia (Point Grey Campus)
    When: Monday, February 16; 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
    Where: MSL 102, Michael Smith Laboratories, 2185 East Mall, Vancouver
    RSVP: via UBC website