Results of the January 2019 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 34 applications, 11 Canadian Cancer Society Travel Awards have been approved – a 32% 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, 2019.
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
Supervisor
Award
Boisvert, Jean Sébastien
McGill University
International Workshop on Plasma Cancer Treatment
Supervisor:Sylvain Coulombe
Supervisor:Philip Wong
2019/2020 :  $2,000
Djuric, Ugljesa
Princess Margaret Cancer Centre UHN
Proteomics and its Application to Translational and Precision Medicine (D3) Supervisor:Phedias Diamandis
2019/2020 :  $2,000
Galati, Melissa
The Hospital for Sick Children
2019 Pediatric Neuro Oncology Basic and Translational Research Conference
Supervisor:Uri Tabori
2019/2020 :  $2,000
Johnson, Fraser
BC Cancer, part of the Provincial Health Services Authority
PROTEOMIC FORUM 2019 XIII. Annual Congress of the European Proteomics Association: From Genes via Proteins and their Interactions to Functions
Supervisor:William Lockwood
Supervisor:Gregg Morin
2019/2020 :  $2,000
Kinoshita, Tomonari
University of Toronto
The 119th Annual Congress of Japan Surgical Society

Supervisor:Kazuhiro Yasufuku
2019/2020 :  $2,000
Light, Nicholas
The Hospital for Sick Children
AACR Annual General Meeting
Supervisor:David Malkin
2019/2020 :  $1,814
Liu, Kelly
University of British Columbia
American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting 2019
Supervisor:Catherine Poh
2019/2020 :  $2,000
Lopes Paciencia, Stéphane
Centre de recherche du CHUM
ICSA 2019 Cellular senescence: the bright and dark side
Supervisor:Gerardo Ferbeyre
2019/2020 :  $2,000
Retrouvey, Helene
The Toronto Hospital (General Division) UHN
73rd Annual Meeting of the Canadian Society of Plastic Surgeons
Supervisor:Toni Zhong
Supervisor:Nancy Baxter
2019/2020 :  $2,000
Sindhwani, Shrey
University of Toronto
Keystone Symposia: Delivering Therapeutics Across Biological Barriers
Supervisor:Warren Chan
2019/2020 :  $2,000
Temel, Idil
The Hospital for Sick Children
Model Systems in Cancer Research
Supervisor:Sean Egan
2019/2020 :  $1,500

Last modified on: March 29, 2019