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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|

Call for Virtual Networking Lounge Ideas at TTS 2020

Call for Virtual Networking Lounge Ideas at TTS 2020 Interested in proposing content for a 45 to 90 minute session at TTS 2020, the biggest transplantation Congress in the world? All sessions will be hosted on the Zoom platform managed by the technology team at TTS. The maximum capacity for each session is 300, [...]

2020-08-04T14:23:01+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|

Announcing the 2020 CST Pediatric Trainee Abstract Award

2020 CST Pediatric Trainee Abstract Award The Canadian Society of Transplantation Pediatric Group is pleased to announce a virtual abstract competition. One of the missions of the CST Pediatric Group is to encourage trainee participation in clinical and basic science research in the field of pediatric transplantation. Eligibility Eligible candidates are trainees in the [...]

2020-07-27T18:07:48+00:00July 27th, 2020|Categories: Featured, General|

CDTRP Education and Training Platform Comps Virtual Events for Trainees

CDTRP Education and Training Platform Comps Virtual Events for Trainees The CDTRP Education and Training Platform is pleased to inform all CDTRP Trainees that registration to virtual events will be compensated for the 2020/2021 season, upon submitting an application. Due to COVID-19, almost all scientific events will be going virtual for the 2020/2021 event [...]

2020-07-27T18:07:33+00:00July 27th, 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|

COVID-19 Ongoing Clinical Trials – Organ Donation and Transplantation Focus

COVID-19 Ongoing Clinical Trials – Donation and Transplantation Focus Canadian Blood Services, the Canadian Donation and Transplantation Research Program, the Canadian Society of Transplantation, and the Sir Peter Morris Centre for Evidence in Transplantation have compiled a list of ongoing clinical trials related to COVID-19 and organ donation, transplantation, immunosuppression, and others. A team [...]

2020-07-20T17:45:16+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|