Facilitated Online Sessions - Webinars

CIHR holds several webinars that allow us to share information, exchange ideas and discuss issues of importance with our stakeholders.

Upcoming Webinars

Foundation Grant: 2016 stage 1 application

The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) is holding a series of Question & Answer webinars on the Foundation Grant: 2016 stage 1 application starting the end of September 2016. These webinars allow both applicants and research administrators the opportunity to ask any outstanding questions they may have about the stage 1 application.

In advance of the webinar, participants are invited to consult the Foundation Grant Program web pages, which include updated supporting material and resources to help applicants successfully complete a Foundation Grant stage 1 application:

Applicants are responsible for consulting all relevant material in order to ensure that they have the information they need to successfully complete their stage 1 application.

French and English Question and Answer webinars will be held in September and October 2016, as per the dates listed below. Please note that CIHR will be conducting its webinars using the WebEx web conferencing platform, and that a pre-registration is required. To register, click the link of the online session you wish to register for. Upon registering, you will receive an email confirming your registration which will include all information required to join the webinar, such as a direct link to the session and session password.

In advance of the webinar, please ensure that:

  1. You have access to a computer with speakers in order to hear the presenters. A chat application will be made available to all attendees during the session, allowing you to provide written input and/or questions.
  2. Java is installed on your computer, as this software is required to run WebEx.
  3. You have reviewed the updated supporting materials listed above.

Use the Cisco WebEx web site to test your computer for the minimum requirements (browser) in advance of the webinar.

If you experience technical difficulties with the WebEx technology, please view this short tutorial on You Tube that has been developed to help you troubleshoot issues you may have encountered.

Should you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact the Contact Centre team.


Project Grant: Fall 2016 application

The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) is holding a series of Question & Answer webinars on the Project Grant: Fall 2016 application starting the end of September 2016. These webinars allow both applicants and research administrators the opportunity to ask any outstanding questions they may have about the application.

In advance of the webinar, participants are invited to consult the Project Grant Program web pages, which include updated supporting material and resources to help applicants successfully complete a Project Grant application:

Applicants are responsible for consulting all relevant material in order to ensure that they have the information they need to successfully complete their application.

French and English Question and Answer webinars will be held in September and October 2016, as per the dates listed below. Please note that CIHR will be conducting its webinars using the WebEx web conferencing platform, and that a pre-registration is required. To register, click the link of the online session you wish to register for. Upon registering, you will receive an email confirming your registration which will include all information required to join the webinar, such as a direct link to the session and session password.

In advance of the webinar, please ensure that:

  1. You have access to a computer with speakers in order to hear the presenters. A chat application will be made available to all attendees during the session, allowing you to provide written input and/or questions.
  2. Java is installed on your computer, as this software is required to run WebEx.
  3. You have reviewed the updated supporting materials listed above.

Use the Cisco WebEx web site to test your computer for the minimum requirements (browser) in advance of the webinar.

If you experience technical difficulties with the WebEx technology, please view this short tutorial on You Tube that has been developed to help you troubleshoot issues you may have encountered.

Should you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact the Contact Centre team.

Archived Webinars

You will be redirected to the WebEx website in order to register or view all webinars.

Questions and Answers

What do I need to attend a webinar?

To access the webinar, you will need:

  • A computer with an internet connection
  • An audio connection (either through your phone or computer)

How do I register?

To register or find out more information about a webinar, click one of the links above. Once you have registered for a webinar, you will receive an email providing you with the session details (including a link to the webinar and the session password).

How do I attend the webinar?

To join the webinar:

  1. Go to the webinar page provided in your registration email.
  2. Enter your name and email address.
  3. Enter the session password provided in your registration email.
  4. Click Join Now.
  5. Follow the instructions that appear on your screen.
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