Results of the September 2015 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 40 applications, 11 Canadian Cancer Society Travel Awards have been approved – a 28% 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, 2015.
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
Ahn, Ryuhjin
Lady Davis Institute (affil. McGill)
2015 Canadian Cancer Research Conference
2015/2016 :  $405
Benayas, Antonio
Institut national de la recherche scientifique
2015 EMN Meeting on Cancer Nanotechnology
2015/2016 :  $1,800
Cargnello, Marie
McGill University
Keystone symposia: New frontiers in understanding tumor metabolism
2015/2016 :  $2,000
Gerard, Ian
Montreal Neurological Institute (affil. McGill)
Medical Image Computing and Computed Assisted Interventions (MICCAI)
2015/2016 :  $2,000
Gruosso, Tina
McGill University
AACR Tumor Microenvironment meeting: The Function of Tumor Microenvironment in Cancer Progression
2015/2016 :  $2,000
Lin, Hanyang
BC Cancer Agency (Vancouver)
57th American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting and Exposition
2015/2016 :  $2,000
Mattonen, Sarah
Western University
American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) 2015 Annual Meeting
2015/2016 :  $2,000
Mottok, Anja
BC Cancer Agency (Vancouver)
57th ASH Annual Meeting & Exposition
2015/2016 :  $2,000
Pahlevaninezhad, Hamid
BC Cancer Agency (Vancouver)
SPIE Photonics West 2016
2015/2016 :  $2,000
Peters, Cheryl
University of British Columbia
3rd International Conference on UV and Skin Cancer Prevention
2015/2016 :  $2,000
Zheng, Yingfeng
University of Manitoba
2015 Canadian Cancer Research Conference
2015/2016 :  $1,840

Last modified on: January 30, 2017