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GlycoNet Webinar Series – Season 2

GlycoNet is happy to invite everyone to join the season 2 of their Webinar Series. *CDTRP Trainees may be particularly interested in attending the session on August 5 regarding scientific writing. Coming webinars - Season 2 August 5, 2020 - A workshop for scientific writers - Kate Pratt and Jonathon Simmons Register here August [...]

2020-08-04T17:07:51+00:00August 4th, 2020|Categories: Featured, General|

CIHR 2020 Info Session for Trainees in Health Research

CIHR 2020 Info Session for Trainees in Health Research CDTRP encourage all Trainees to attend the CIHR Info Sessions. CIHR will host Information Sessions for trainees on awards in Health Research. These are designed to assist participants with the different awards funding opportunities requirements and answer questions on how to apply. English Information Sessions [...]

2020-08-04T13:37:17+00:00August 4th, 2020|Categories: Featured, General|

Spotlight Paper: Impact of apoptotic exosome-like vesicles on endothelial cell function

Spotlight Paper: Impact of apoptotic exosome-like vesicles on endothelial cell function The CDTRP would like to congratulate Marie-Josée Hébert, Francis Migneault, Mélanie Dieudé, Julie Turgeon and all the other collaborators who have been working on the paper "Apoptotic exosome‑like vesicles regulate endothelial gene expression, inflammatory signaling, and function through the NF‑κB signaling pathway", recently [...]

2020-08-04T13:52:36+00:00August 4th, 2020|Categories: Featured, General|

“Research Consent in Organ Donation Studies” Study looking for participants

"Research Consent in Organ Donation Studies" Study This study is looking to conduct one-on-one interviews with solid organ transplant recipients to understand how they feel about organ donor research and use of their personal health data. It is also looking to understand how solid organ transplant recipients feel about how they give permission for [...]

2020-07-20T17:47:16+00:00July 20th, 2020|Categories: Featured, General|

CanPREVENT-AMR Study looking for participants

CanPREVENT-AMR Study Drs. Marie-Chantal Fortin and Ruth Sapir-Pichhadze are looking for kidney transplant recipients, transplant candidates and their caregivers to participate in the CanPREVENT-AMR Study on the ethical issues related to precision medicine in organ allocation. Focus groups will begin this fall. For more information, please contact Fabian Ballesteros at fabian.ballesteros.chum@ssss.gouv.qc.ca. [...]

2020-07-13T18:44:09+00:00July 13th, 2020|Categories: Featured, General|

Announcing the results of the 2019 CDTRP Research Innovation Grant Competition – 18 new projects funded

2019 CDTRP Research Innovation Grant Competition Results The CDTRP is proud to share the results of the 2019 CDTRP Research Innovation Grant Competition and welcome 18 new projects into our national research structure. This competition is made possible through the generous financial support, dedication and commitment from our national and regional partners, which [...]

2020-07-21T13:51:23+00:00July 6th, 2020|Categories: Featured, General|

VECTOR study – An Evidence-Based Video Series to Improve Education About Kidney Transplantation

Context of the study Earlier this year, Dr. Holly Mansell's team presented to Theme 5 on the development of a patient-oriented video series to improve education for kidney transplant recipients (VECTOR - Video Education and Behaviour Contract to Optimize Adherence in Renal Transplants). After an extensive needs assessment and patient consultations, their team [...]

2020-06-29T17:04:26+00:00June 29th, 2020|Categories: Featured, General|

SNO-TRAC Study – Surveillance of National Organ Transplant Recipients Affected by COVID-19

Surveillance of National Organ Transplant Recipients Affected by COVID-19 The emergence of COVID-19 has had far-reaching implications for the public’s health and has been particularly impactful in vulnerable populations such as transplant recipients. Through a collaboration between Dr. Deepali Kumar (transplant infectious disease specialist, UHN), the Canadian Society of Transplantation (CST), Canadian Blood Services, [...]

2020-06-30T13:31:31+00:00June 29th, 2020|Categories: Featured, General|

TRFBC Webinar on COVID-19 for transplant recipients and caregivers

In partnership with BC Transplant, the Transplant Research Foundation of BC (TRFBC) are hosting a webinar on COVID-19 for transplant recipients and caregivers, which will include a focus on current research. When: Thursday, July 9, 2020 at 3:30pm PT Where: Zoom As the pandemic continues and public health restrictions ease, this webinar will [...]

2020-06-29T15:14:35+00:00June 29th, 2020|Categories: Featured, General|