Results of the January 2018 Travel Awards competition

We are pleased to announce the results of the most recent Travel Awards competition. Below is a listing of newly awarded Canadian Cancer Society (CCS) Travel Awards.

Out of a total of 42 applications, 12 Canadian Cancer Society Travel Awards have been approved – a 28% success rate.

Funds committed to this competition have been made possible by the significant efforts of Canadian Cancer Society volunteers and donors across the country.

Please note: 

  • Amounts listed below represent the total dollars awarded.
  • The start date for these awards is April 1, 2018.
Note Carefully:

Although every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the listing below, this list does not constitute an "official" notification.

Successful applicants will be informed, in writing, with an official Notification of Award giving the details pertaining to their award.

Applicant
Institution
Conference
Award
Calabretta, Sara
McGill University
Biological Methylation: Fundamental Mechanisms in Human Health and Disease
2018/2019 :  $1,000
De Melo, Jason
Princess Margaret Cancer Centre UHN
AACR General Meeting 2018
2018/2019 :  $2,000
Famulari, Gabriel
McGill University
European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology (ESTRO) 37
2018/2019 :  $2,000
Gentile, Francesco
University of Alberta
Biophysical Society 62nd Annual Meeting
2018/2019 :  $738
Hulea, Laura
Jewish General Hospital
European Workshop on Cell Death
2018/2019 :  $1,000
Kakumani, Pavan Kumar
Laval University
23rd Annual Meeting of The RNA Society 2018
2018/2019 :  $1,999
Lightbody, Elizabeth
Queen's University
AACR Annual Meeting 2018
2018/2019 :  $1,828
Makela, Ashley
Western University
International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine
2018/2019 :  $2,000
Sattar, Schroder
University of Toronto
MASCC/ISOO 2018 Annual Meeting
2018/2019 :  $2,000
Shin, Alice
Western University
Digestive Diseases Week (DDW)
2018/2019 :  $2,000
Trinh, Vincent Quoc Huy
Université de Montréal
United States and Canadian Annual Academy of Pathology Annual Meeting 2018
2018/2019 :  $2,000
Watson, Peter
McGill University
ESTRO 37
2018/2019 :  $2,000

Last modified on: April 18, 2018