Trainee Research Day

Trainee Research Day 2015

3rd Annual Trainee Research Day June 2015

Thank you to all who participated to the Annual Trainee Day on June 10, 2015, it was a great success! It was held at the Thomson House Ballroom, 3650 McTavish Rd, McGill University

The goal of the Research day was to showcase the vital contributions of the students and post-doctoral fellows with both poster and oral presentations. The focus was on Tuberculosis and other mycobacterial research and is open to  all members of the Centre.  It is an opportunity to meet, mingle, share great research and enjoy some cocktails.

The Keynote Speaker was Dr. Carol A. Nacy, PhD, Founder and CEO Sequella Inc.Creating a Pipeline of Novel TB Drugs: Lessons Learned (Or Not)  Click here for mini-biography

This was followed by a Poster Presentation and an Oral Presentation by our graduate students and our postdoctoral students.

Congratulations to our Winners:

Jonathan Dunn - 1st prize for Oral Presentation and ALPHA travel award
Megan Rees - 2nd prize for Oral Presentation
Jérémy Manry - 3rd prize for Oral Presentation

Robyn Lee - 1st prize for Poster Presentation
Joyce Wang - 2nd prize for Poster Presentation
Marzieh Ghiasi - 3rd prize for Poster Presentation

In addition to these awards, joint TB Centre and McGill Global Program awards for the best publications by trainees in 2014 were also announced:

Fanny Tzelepis - Emil Skamene Prize for Best Paper in Biomedical Research by a Postdoctoral Fellow
Joyce Wang - Emil Skamene Prize for Best Paper in Biomedical Research by a Graduate Student
Claudia Denkinger- Jonathan Meakins Prize for Best Paper in Clinical Research by a Postdoctoral Fellow
Hojoon Sohn -  Jonathan  Meakins Prize for Best Paper in Clinical Research by a Graduate Student
Olivia Oxlade - Margaret Becklake Prize for Best Paper in Health Outcomes Research by a Postdoctoral Fellow
Anurag Bhargava- Margaret Becklake Prize for Best Paper in Health Outcomes Research by a Graduate Student

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