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New Trainee Co-Lead: Daniela Massierer

New Trainee Co-Lead: Daniela Massierer The CDTRP Education and Training Platform is pleased to announce its newest co-lead and trainee representative, Daniela Massierer. Daniela Massierer graduated in Physiotherapy at Methodist University Center, Brazil (2007), followed by a Master’s degree (2010) and PhD (2016) in Health Sciences at Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, [...]

2021-03-30T10:07:50-05:00March 30th, 2021|Categories: Featured, General|

CAN-RESTORE symposium: Building Resilience for the Transplant Journey – The Role of Pre-habilitation

CAN-RESTORE symposium: Building Resilience for the Transplant Journey – The Role of Pre-habilitation CAN-RESTORE is happy to invite the community to their second Annual Virtual Symposium on Tuesday, May 27, 2021 from 3pm to 6pm ET. They invite submissions of scientific abstracts or case studies for e-poster or oral presentations from multi-disciplinary perspectives on the topics of pre-habilitation for [...]

2021-03-30T09:51:06-05:00March 30th, 2021|Categories: Featured|

Freshly funded: Congratulations to Dr. Seema Mital and Dr. Marcelo Cypel

Freshly funded: Congratulations to Dr. Seema Mital and Dr. Marcelo Cypel The CDTRP wishes to congratulate Dr. Seema Mital and Dr. Marcelo Cypel and their teams at UHN for their success in the CIHR Fall 2020 competitions. Dr. Seema Mital's Project: A Role for novel regulatory variants in childhoood cardiomyopathy (link here) Abstract: Cardiomyopathy [...]

2021-03-30T10:18:06-05:00March 30th, 2021|Categories: Featured, General|

CDTRP 2021 Webinar Series: Diversifying Your Research

CDTRP 2021 Webinar Series: Diversifying Your Research The CDTRP is pleased to announce its 2021 Webinar Series: Diversifying Your Research. The topics below were voted on by CDTRP Trainees. The Webinar Series is public and will be open to the community. The Series will count on 7 speakers from Canada, United States and [...]

2021-03-23T10:38:15-05:00March 23rd, 2021|Categories: Featured, General|

Freshly funded: Congratulations to the CINERGY Team

Freshly funded: Congratulations to the CINERGY Team The CDTRP wishes to congratulate the CINERGY team, led by Fréderick D'Aragon and Maureen Meade, on their funding received from CIHR 2020 Fall Competition. We asked them a few questions about the process: How was the CDTRP contributed to this work? The CDTRP has supported the CINERGY [...]

2021-03-23T13:45:46-05:00March 23rd, 2021|Categories: Featured, General|

DePPaRT Webinar: Insights and Implications

DePPaRT Webinar: Insights and Implications On Tuesday, March 30 at 3pm EST, Canadian Blood Services' Donation Physician Network and Donor Coordinator Network will host a joint webinar on theDePPaRT study, led by Dr. Sonny Dhanani followed by a panel discussion. Click here to join the meeting or find a local number to call in [...]

2021-03-23T09:22:01-05:00March 23rd, 2021|Categories: Featured|

Surveillance of Organ Transplant Recipients Affected by COVID-19: Data posted

Surveillance of Organ Transplant Recipients Affected by COVID-19: Data posted 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 and Tina Marinelli (transplant infectious disease specialist, UHN), the Canadian Society of Transplantation (CST), [...]

2021-03-23T09:54:44-05:00March 23rd, 2021|Categories: Featured|

First International Workshop of the Canadian NASH Network (CanNASH)

First International Workshop of the Canadian NASH Network (CanNASH) Joint with Single Topic Conference of the Canadian Association for the Study of the Liver (CASL) Due to the obesity and co-epidemic of type 2 diabetes, nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is the most common liver disease in our country, affecting one in fourth [...]

2021-03-23T10:05:45-05:00March 23rd, 2021|Categories: Featured, General|

CDTRP New Research Manager: Katie Bain

CDTRP New Research Manager: Katie Bain The CDTRP is pleased to announce that Katie Bain has accepted the role of Research Manager for Themes 3, 4 and 5. We welcome her expertise in the field of research and are excited to work with her on the team! Katie's bio Katie Bain lives, works [...]

2021-03-15T19:37:37-05:00March 15th, 2021|Categories: Featured, General|

CDTRP Support for Research Proposals and Spring 2021 CIHR Project Grants

CDTRP Support for Research Proposals and Spring 2021 CIHR Project Grants CDTRP offers a wide variety of research support that can be integrated into CIHR Project Grant proposals (or any other funding applications). For example, we offer cash contributions toward economic, legal, ethics, or social analysis, funding to support the integration of patient, family [...]

2021-03-15T20:01:43-05:00February 22nd, 2021|Categories: Featured, General|