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The University of Manitoba Health Sciences Graduate Students’ Association represents Health Sciences graduate students at Bannatyne and St. Boniface campuses. Check here for resources, events and news to keep you engaged in graduate student life.

News


Movie Screening January 25th

Join the HSGSA and the Office of Sustainability for a screening of Al Gore’s film An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power at 5:00pm in the Basic Medical Sciences building. Take a look at the poster for more information.


Abstract Submission: National Student Conference of the Canadian Society for Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Abstract submissions are now open for the 2018 National Student Conference of the Canadian Society for Epidemiology and Biostatistics in Thunder Bay, Ontario (June 15th, 16th & 17th, 2018).

This interdisciplinary conference is organized by graduate students at Lakehead University for students across Canada. Completed, ongoing and proposed research projects are eligible for presentation, and students are invited to review our broad list of abstract themes. More than $14,000 in travel awards will be available to student presenters thanks to the generous support of conference sponsors.

View the call for abstracts here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1GeTkd9hfqwxBHKWLlI7qNrxqmpvc75K-/view

Or, visit the abstract submission portal at https://www.cseb2018.com/abstracts/ for more information and to submit
your abstracts!  The submission deadline is February 16th, 2018.


Weston Brain Institute Rapid Response: Canada 2018

The Weston Brain Institute, which supports translational research to accelerate the development of therapeutics for neurodegenerative diseases of aging, is pleased to launch the Rapid Response: Canada 2018 program for Parkinson’s & Related Diseases. This program provides seed funding for novel, high-risk, high-reward translational research to accelerate the development of safe and effective treatments for neurodegenerative diseases of aging. Up to $200,000 in funding over 18 months is available.  Visit their website for more information.