Events

Journalist Workshops

CIHR journalist workshops provide the opportunity for health and science reporters to meet face to face with some of Canada's most renowned researchers from various health research fields. Each workshop focuses on a specific health topic and, essentially connects researchers and journalists in an effort to facilitate networking, foster relationships and ultimately enhance knowledge in health research.

Our next Journalist Workshop:

October, 2014 in Montreal on the Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research initiative.

For more information please contact:
David Coulombe
Media Specialist
613-941-4563
mediarelations@cihr-irsc.gc.ca

Summit

Global action against dementia

Harnessing the power of discoveries: Maximizing academia-industry synergies
A Canada-France Legacy Event
September 11-12, 2014, Ottawa, Canada

Awards

Canadian Health Research Awards

CIHR honors its remarkable researchers and their exceptional contributions to health research by awarding the Canadian Health Research Awards. Four awards are being presented: Canada's Health Researcher of the Year, The Peter Lougheed/CIHR New Investigator Salary Award, CIHR Knowledge Translation Award and CIHR Partnership Award.

Canada Gairdner International Awards

The Gairdner Awards are a prestigious prize aimed at honoring and rewarding outstanding contributions to medical research, and aims to increase awareness of the value of scientific research and discovery.