Researchers get inaugural Foundation grants for high-impact, long-term programs
Researchers from the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital, McGill University have been awarded over $15 million in grants in the latest round of funding by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR). The grants are part of a $675 million (CHECK) national funding announcement made July 28 by Minister of Health Rona Ambrose.
How do you get to Carnegie Hall? New research on the brain’s capacity to learn suggests there’s more to it than the adage that “practise makes perfect.” A music-training study by scientists at the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital -The Neuro, at McGill University and colleagues in Germany found evidence to distinguish the parts of the brain that account for individual talent from the parts that are activated through training.
We are glad to announce that the Louise and Alan Edwards Foundation is now providing generous support to the BIC PET and Cyclotron Unit, through a grant obtained by long-time BIC user and affiliated member Dr. Petra Schweinhardt, Assistant Professor at McGill's Alan Edwards Centre for Research on Pain. This grant goes towards supporting the highly-qualified personnel of our Cyclotron/PET Unit.
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Are you interested in research and have a desire to explore this facet in the industry sector?
This presentation features Mitacs, a non-profit Canadian organization, that connects students to paid research opportunities in the non-profit, government, and private sectors. Learn about the program and the application process as well as hear from students who have recently returned from a national or international work experience.
The panelists include Rebecca Reich, Derek Albert, Deniz Kilinc.
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Networking, Interviewing & Negotiating all require communication skills. Come to this workshop to learn how to use verbal & nonverbal tactics to be liked and to successfully communicate your strengths and interests, and be liked!