Results of the September 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 33 applications, 11 Canadian Cancer Society Travel Awards have been approved – a 33% 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 December 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
Asleh, Karama
BC Cancer, part of the Provincial Health Services Authority
San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium
Supervisor:Torsten Nielsen

2019/2020 : $2,000
Grewal, Ramandip
St. Michael's Hospital
The 33rd International Papillomavirus Conference
Supervisors:Ann Burchell and Shelley Deeks

2019/2020 : $2,000
Huynh, Vincent
McMaster University
AACR Annual Meeting 2020
Supervisor:Ryan Wylie

2019/2020 : $2,000
Jandaghi, Pouria
McGill University
The 18th edition of the International Congress on Targeted Anticancer Therapies Supervisor:Yasser Riazalhosseini

2019/2020 : $2,000
Mair, Barbara
University of Toronto
Keystone Symposium Engineering the Genome
Supervisor:Jason Moffat

2019/2020 : $1,559
Marshall, Erin
BC Cancer, part of the Provincial Health Services Authority
Sixth AACR IASLC International Joint Conference: Lung Cancer
Supervisor:Wan Lam

2019/2020 : $1,988
Porter, Vanessa
BC Cancer, part of the Provincial Health Services Authority
International Papillomavirus Conference
Supervisor:Marco Marra

2019/2020 : $2,000
Skripka, Artiom
Institut national de la recherche scientifique
Winter School on Luminescent Nanothermometry for Biomedical Applications Supervisor:Fiorenzo Vetrone

2019/2020 : $2,000
Tatari, Nazanin
McMaster University
Advances in Cancer Immunotherapy (C4) 2020
Supervisor:Sheila K Singh

2019/2020 : $2,000
Wettstein, Marian Severin
Princess Margaret Cancer Centre UHN
20th Annual Meeting of the Society of Urologic Oncology
Supervisor:Girish Kulkarni

2019/2020 : $1,540
Wu, Qin
Supervisor University of Toronto
Cancer Epigenetics: New Mechanisms and Therapeutic Opportunities (J4)
Supervisor:Cheryl Arrowsmith

2019/2020 : $2,000

Last modified on: December 2, 2019