Results of the January 2016 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 60 applications, 10 Canadian Cancer Society Travel Awards have been approved – a 17% 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, 2016. 
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
Coyle, Krysta
Dalhousie University
AACR Annual Meeting 2016
2016/2017 :  $1,932
De Melo, Jason
Princess Margaret Cancer Centre - UHN
Ubiquitin Signalling (X3) - Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology
2016/2017 :  $2,000
de Verteuil, Danielle
McGill University
Cancer Vaccines: Targeting Cancer Genes for Immunotherapy
2016/2017 :  $2,000
Gallo, David
University of Toronto
Gordon Research Conference: Mechanisms of Mutagenesis and Genome Alterations
2016/2017 :  $2,000
Mattonen, Sarah
Western University
SPIE Medical Imaging 2016
2016/2017 :  $1,850
Murrell, Donna
Western University
International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine 24th Annual Meeting & Exhibition
2016/2017 :  $2,000
Olagnier, David
Lady Davis Institute (affil. McGill)
Cancer-Autoimmunity 2016 "Emerging Targeted Therapies in Cancer and Autoimmunity"
2016/2017 :  $2,000
Poulin, Éric
McGill University
World Congress of Brachytherapy 2016
2016/2017 :  $2,000
Strohm, Eric
Ryerson University
SPIE Photonics West
2016/2017 :  $2,000
Witkowski, Leora
Lady Davis Institute (affil. McGill)
The American Association of Cancer Research Annual Meeting
2016/2017 :  $2,000

Last modified on: January 30, 2017