Professor Theresa W Gyorkos receives Vic Neufeld Mentorship Award in Global Health Research

Professor Theresa W Gyorkos receives Vic Neufeld Mentorship Award in Global Health Research Congratulations to Professor Gyorkos for receiving the annual Vic Neufeld Mentorship Award in Global Health Research. The award was presented by the Canadian Coalition for Global Health Research on 2016 November 22, in honour of the Coalition’s founding national coordinator, considered a […]

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Innovative CCGHR Institute launched in Waterloo

Innovative CCGHR Institute launched in Waterloo The Ontario Coalition Institute (OCI), an innovative 3-day learning and networking global health event, was held at the Balsillie School of International Affairs in Waterloo, Ontario from September 29 to October 2nd. This inaugural OCI represents a collaboration among four regional universities, all institutional members of the Canadian Coalition […]

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How to influence government, make sausage, and not lose friends – Michael Clarke

How to influence government, make sausage, and not lose friends  by Michael Clarke, Co-Chair, CCGHR Policy and Advocacy Committee The remaining vestiges of democratic process in our federal government can be exploited to ensure that public opinion is heard.  The challenge remains to get that opinion reflected in policy and practice. That challenge is most […]

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Call for Applications: CARTA Graduate Workshop 2016

Call for Applications: CARTA Graduate Workshop 2016 This call is for recent PhD graduates interested in building on the skills and competencies acquired during doctoral training through a graduate workshop. The workshop is provided by the Consortium for Advanced Research Training in Africa (CARTA), a consortium of nine universities and four research institutes in sub-Saharan […]

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Students and Young Professionals Network Executive Seeking New Members

CCGHR’s Students and Young Professionals Network (SYPN) seeks leaders to join executive Background In 2014, the CCGHR’s Students and Young Professional Network (SYPN) was formed to formally represent Coalition members who are students and young professionals (SYPs). This was an important step in recognizing the unique needs and interests of SYPs, with the development of […]

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