Results of the September 2017 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 33 applications, 16 Canadian Cancer Society Travel Awards have been approved – a 48% 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 and generously supported by the Ernie Westergaard Travel Awards Fund.

Please note: 

  • Amounts listed below represent the total dollars awarded.
  • The start date for these awards is December 1, 2017.
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
Amini, Mohammad Ali
University of Toronto
2017 AAPS Annual Meeting
2017/2018 :  $2,000
Bondy Chorney, Emma
University of Ottawa
Cancer epigenetics: new mechanisms, new therapies
2017/2018 :  $2,000
Cook, Elina
Queen's University
59th American Society for Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting & Exposition
2017/2018 :  $1,885
Dahabieh, Michael
Lady Davis Institute
Keystone: Tumour Metabolism (A5)
2017/2018 :  $2,000
Delaidelli, Alberto
University of British Columbia
Society for Neuro oncology 2017 Annual Meeting
2017/2018 :  $2,000
Ennour Idrissi, Kaoutar
Laval University
The 4th Canadian Cancer Research Conference, 2017
2017/2018 :  $1,199
Grande, Bruno
Simon Fraser University
American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting
2017/2018 :  $1,979
Kim, TaeHyung
University of Toronto
59th ASH (American Society of Hematology) Annual Meeting & Exposition
2017/2018 :  $2,000
Klil Drori, Adi
Jewish General Hospital
Palliative and Supportive Care in Oncology Symposium
2017/2018 :  $1,201
McConechy, Melissa
McGill University
Canadian Cancer Research Conference 2017
2017/2018 :  $1,528
Rose, April
University of Toronto
AACR NCI EORTC International Conference on Molecular Targets and Cancer Therapeutics: Discovery, Biology, and Clinical Applications
2017/2018 :  $2,000
Trofimov, Assya
Université de Montréal
Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS) Conference 2017
2017/2018 :  $1,798
Tutelman, Perri
IWK Grace Health Centre
49th Congress of the International Society of Pediatric Oncology
2017/2018 :  $2,000
Ujiie, Hideki
University of Toronto
STS 54th Annual Meeting
2017/2018 :  $2,000
Viner, Coby
Princess Margaret Cancer Centre UHN
Molecular Biosystems Conference on Eukaryotic Gene Regulation and Functional Genomics
2017/2018 :  $2,000
Xiao, Jingjie
University of Alberta
10th International Conference on Cachexia, Sarcopenia & Muscle Wasting
2017/2018 :  $1,892

Last modified on: December 12, 2017