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Job opportunity: CDTRP Research Manager

Job opportunity: CDTRP Research Manager The CDTRP is sharing the news that Dr. Leanne Stalker, CDTRP Research Manager, has accepted an exciting new challenge outside of our organization. We are delighted for Leanne, who will be continuing her great work and with whom we are sure we will pursue future collaborations. It has been a pleasure to have worked with Leanne. [...]

2020-12-14T13:26:10+00:00December 14th, 2020|Categories: Featured, General|

Join the KEeP ACTIVe Club for kidney transplant recipients

Join the KEeP ACTIVe Club for kidney transplant recipients Researchers at MUHC and CHUM (led by Drs. Tania Janaudis-Ferreira and Marie-Chantal Fortin) are starting a pilot project to help recipients become more physically active and to help combat the loneliness that can result after a transplant. You are eligible if you don’t have a [...]

2021-01-04T19:42:50+00:00January 4th, 2021|Categories: Featured, General|

Happy Holidays from the CDTRP!

Happy Holidays from the CDTRP! Please note that the CDTRP will be taking a break beginning December 21, 2020, returning January 4, 2021. We wish everyone in our community a happy and healthy holiday season. If you're feeling anxious or disappointed about the holidays this year, we encourage you to take a look at [...]

2020-12-14T13:33:18+00:00December 14th, 2020|Categories: Featured, General|

Holidays on Ice: Precautions around COVID-19 during the holiday season

Holidays on Ice: Precautions around COVID-19 during the holiday season Enjoy this 90-minute webinar, with 5 experts discussing the holidays during COVID-19. Topics included: communication with family members about limitations during the holiday season, self-care during the winter months and fun ideas for spending the holidays at home. The speakers included Dr. Susan Abbey, [...]

2020 CST-Astellas T3 Grant competition success: Dr. Istvan Mucsi

2020 CST-Astellas T3 Grant competition success: Dr. Istvan Mucsi The CDTRP would like to congratulate Dr. Istvan Mucsi for his success at the 2020 CST-Astellas T3 Grant competition for Improving Patient Outcomes in Transplant. Dr. Mucsi faced off against finalists fellow CDTRP investigator Anne Halpin, Dr. Marcelo Cypel and Dr. Michel Lallier in a [...]

2020-12-14T13:42:01+00:00December 14th, 2020|Categories: Featured, General|

New Program Encourages Canadian Organizations to Provide Financial Support for Living Organ Donors

New Program Encourages Canadian Organizations to Provide Financial Support for Living Organ Donors The Canadian Society of Transplantation (CST), in collaboration with the American Society of Transplantation (AST), has launched the Living Donor Circle of Excellence program that celebrates employers who implement internal policies that provide salary support to their employees who choose to [...]

2020-12-14T13:44:16+00:00December 14th, 2020|Categories: Featured, General|

Thank you for participating in the CDTRP 7th Annual Scientific Meeting

Thank you for participating in the CDTRP 7th Annual Scientific Meeting On behalf of the planning committee and our two co-chairs, Samantha Anthony and Frédérick D’Aragon, thank you to all of the moderators, speakers, and participants for making the CDTRP 7th Annual Scientific Meeting a success! For those who missed it, or couldn't make [...]

2020-12-08T13:41:08+00:00December 8th, 2020|Categories: Featured, General|

ON NOW! – CDTRP 7th Annual Scientific Meeting

ON NOW! - CDTRP 7th Annual Scientific Meeting Welcome to our over 200 registered participants! If you are not yet among them, there is still time. Check out the exciting scientific program here. Sessions coming up: On Dec 2, 6pm-7pm EST, Lara Danziger-Isakov will be presenting “Uneven Ground: Finding your feet during a [...]

2020-11-30T13:28:33+00:00November 30th, 2020|Categories: Featured, General|