External Research Opportunities

The funding and research presentation opportunities listed are provided as a resource for you. Although this section is updated regularly, the direct web links to the host organizations are provided for detailed information and deadline confirmation.

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Call for Abstracts
Deadline Opportunity More info
Jan 12, 2018 The System Awakens: Building Learning Healthcare Systems in Canada Vancouver, BC Visit Site
Jan 12, 2018 CHSPR Health Policy Conference: The System Awakens UBC Centre for Health Services and Policy Research Visit Site
Jan 30, 2018 26th Annual CANAC Conference Vancouver, BC Visit Site
Apr 20, 2018 2018 Health and Wellbeing in Children, Youth, and Adults with Developmental Disabilities Vancouver, BC - Nov. 7-9, 2018 Visit Site
Jun 01, 2018 Call for Papers: Nursing Philosophy Visit Site
External Events
Date(s) Conference More info
Ongoing Mitacs Step Student opportunity - ongoing throughout the year Visit Site
Jan 12, 2018 -
Feb 25, 2018
MAD CITY: Legacies of MPA Gallery Gachet, Vancouver, BC Visit Site
Jan 25, 2018 -
Jan 28, 2018
UBC Early Years 2018 Conference Vancouver, BC Visit Site
Jan 25, 2018 Cultural Safety in the Classroom: Addressing Anti-Indigenous Racism in Education Settings National Indigenous Cultural Safety Learning Series Webinar Visit Site
Jan 26, 2018 DIY Health: Empathy as medication & emotional learning UBC SPPH Grand Rounds Visit Site
Jan 26, 2018 Blogging as a vessel for knowledge translation: Turning numbers into narrative KT Connects Webinars Visit Site
Feb 01, 2018 Preparing to Enter the Field: An Advanced Data Collection Skills Workshop Toronto, ON Visit Site
Feb 02, 2018 -
Feb 03, 2018
7th Annual E-Mental Health Conference Vancouver, BC Visit Site
Feb 21, 2018 -
Feb 23, 2018
Quality Forum 2018: People-Power Improvement Vancouver, BC Visit Site
Mar 06, 2018 -
Mar 09, 2018
34th International Seating Symposium Vancouver, BC Visit Site


Funding Opportunities
Deadline Funding Opportunity More info
Jan 31, 2018 GSNA Research Grant Canadian Gerontological Nursing Association Visit Site
Feb 01, 2018 Connection Grants SSHRC Visit Site
Feb 02, 2018 Insight Development Grant SSHRC Visit Site
Feb 06, 2018 Project Grant CIHR Visit Site
Feb 15, 2018 Partnership Grants—Stage 1 SSHRC Visit Site
Feb 23, 2018 Friedman Award for Scholars in Health Graduate student opportunity Visit Site
Mar 15, 2018 Partnership Engage Grants SSHRC Visit Site
Apr 05, 2018 MSFHR-CIHR Health System Impact Fellowship Student opportunity Visit Site
May 01, 2018 Connection Grant SSHRC Visit Site
Ongoing Mitacs Accelerate Internship Student opportunity Visit Site