Results of the May 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 63 applications, 18 Canadian Cancer Society Travel Awards have been approved – an almost 29% 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 August 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
Arthur, Sarah
Simon Fraser University
International Conference on Malignant Lymphoma 2019
Supervisor: Ryan Morin
2019/2020 :  $2,000
Bukhari, Amirali
University of Alberta
Travel Award for Canadian Cancer Research Conference 2019
Supervisor: Armin Gamper
2019/2020 :  $1,660
Cusimano, Maria
University of Toronto
48th American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL) Global Congress on Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery (MIGS)
Supervisor: Nancy Baxter
2019/2020 :  $2,000
Dankner, Matthew
McGill University
Society of NeuroOncology Annual Meeting
Supervisor: Peter Siegel
Supervisor: Nicole Beauchemin
2019/2020 :  $2,000
Dossa, Fahima
University of Toronto
American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress
Supervisor: Nancy Baxter
2019/2020 :  $2,000
Fortin, Jerome
Princess Margaret Cancer Centre UHN
2019 DIPG Symposium
Supervisor: Tak Mak
2019/2020 :  $2,000
Gonthier, Kevin
Laval University
5th Canadian Cancer Research conference
Supervisor: Étienne Audet Walsh
2019/2020 :  $1,431
Kermarrec, Laetitia
CancerCare Manitoba
Canadian Cancer Research Conference 2019
Supervisor: Jean Eric Ghia
Supervisor: Sachin Katyal
2019/2020 :  $2,000
Neault, Mathieu
Université de Montréal
48th Annual Scientific Meeting of the International Society for Experimental Hematology
Supervisor: Heather Melichar
Supervisor: Frédérick Antoine Mallette
2019/2020 :  $2,000
Papadopoli, David
McGill University
5th Canadian Cancer Research Conference
Supervisor: Ivan Topisirovic
2019/2020 :  $960
Ross, Joseph
University of Lethbridge
The Canadian Cancer Research Conference
Supervisor: Nehal Thakor
2019/2020 :  $1,361
Shuai, Shimin
Ontario Institute for Cancer Research
EMBL Cancer Genomics Conference
Supervisor: Lincoln Stein
2019/2020 :  $2,000
Simeone, Kayla
Centre de recherche du CHUM
Canadian Cancer Research Conference
Supervisor: Fred Saad
Supervisor: Anne Marie Mes Masson
2019/2020 :  $860
Skinnider, Michael
University of British Columbia
Next Generation Genomics 2019
Supervisor: Leonard Foster
2019/2020 :  $1,980
Timilshina, Narhari
University of Toronto
The Canadian Cancer Research Conference 2019 Ottawa
Supervisor: Shabbir Alibhai
2019/2020 :  $1,140
Wang, Peng
McGill University
5th Canadian Cancer Research Conference
Supervisor: Nahum Sonenberg
2019/2020 :  $1,585
Wang, TianDuo
Western University
5th Canadian Cancer Research Conference
Supervisor: John Ronald
2019/2020 :  $1,860
Wurz, Amanda
University of Calgary
51st Congress of the Société Internationale d’Oncologie Pédiatrique (SIOP) Supervisor: Nicole Culos Reed
2019/2020 :  $2,000

Last modified on: July 30, 2019