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Vol 38  No 17
July 20, 2006



In Brief


Letter to the Editor

New Faculty

News & Notes


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News & Notes

For more information about the items below, contact Elaine Hendry at the Office of Research, 737-8251 or e-mail

To view a brief summary of the following research funding opportunities and program announcements, visit the Research website at and select News/Announcements from the links on the left side bar. Each summary will include the submission deadline and a website link for more detailed information:

• Burroughs Wellcome Fund ­ Career Awards for Medical Scientists

• CANADA-HOPE Scholarship Program

• Canadian Commercial Real Estate Industry Research

• CIHR Regional Partnerships Program ­ Call for Letters of Intent

• Collaborative Research Project Grants for Pandemic Preparedness

• Development/Planning Grants Available for Pandemic Preparedness

• Funding Available for Research on Problem Gambling

• HIV-AIDS Prevention Trials Capacity Building Grants

• Infrastructure Canada Peer Reviewed Research Studies Program

• Michael Smith Awards for Science Promotion

• New Fulbright International Technology Award for Study in U.S.

• NSERC PromoScience Grants

• Research Operating Grants Funds Available for Pandemic Preparedness

Imminent Deadlines

Sept. 1
Alcoholic Beverage Medical Research Foundation ­ grants for alcohol research.

American Lung Association ­ senior research training fellowships; biomedical research grants; career investigator award; Dalsemer research grant; lung health dissertation grants; clinical patient care research grants; LUNGevity research grant.

American Lung Association/LAM Foundation ­ research grant; career investigator award.

Burroughs Wellcome Fund ­ clinical scientist awards in translational research.

Canadian Institutes of Health Research ­ randomized control trials (full application).

Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of Canada ­ innovations in IBD research: a special competition.

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada ­ grants-in-aid; new investigator award.

Human Frontier Science Program ­ long-term fellowships (submission of application).

National Cancer Institute of Canada ­ student travel award.

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council ­ major collaborative research initiatives (application by invitation only); International Opportunities Fund ­ development grants and project grants (application deadline).

Sept. 6
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation (US) ­ research grants; Leroy Matthews physician/scientist award; postdoctoral research fellowships; clinical fellowships (third and fourth year); pilot and feasibility awards; Harry Shwachman clinical investigator.

Sept. 11
Canada Research Chairs ­ nominations.


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