Monday May 30, 2016 @ 11:30am - 1pm. Why is meaningful community engagement in research so important...and challenging? Nicola Boydell (University of Glasgow), visiting Nova Domus scholar will discuss her experiences of designing and delivering a public engagement project "Feeltrack".
Application Deadline: June 12, 2016. Attention Students! We have three exciting international summer institute opportunities for you! Two programs are in Denmark and one in Malaysia. Let us know if you are interested and we will help you move through the application process.
Application Deadline: July 29, 2016, at 15:00 ET. With the ultimate goal of increasing human capital and tackling existing inequalities, Saving Brains seeks bold ideas for products, services and implementation models that protect and nurture early brain development in a sustainable manner.
Application Deadline: July 19, 2016, at 15:00 ET. Grand Challenges Canada, funded by the Government of Canada, seeks Bold Ideas with Big Impact from the best and brightest talent, both in low- and middle-income countries and in Canada, to use scientific/technical, social and business innovation to address reproductive, maternal, newborn and child health, to save and improve lives in low- and middle-income countries.
Submission Deadline: May 24, 2016 @ 4pm. The Shirley Case Leadership Award for Global Citizenship is presented annually to an individual in Atlantic Canada who has demonstrated a spirit of global citizenship in a local, national or international capacity and who has helped create a more just and sustainable world.
Tues. May 17, 2016 @ 6:30 pm. North Preston Community Centre. 44 Simmonds Rd. North Preston. Understanding the risks of diabetes, before, during and after pregnancy. With Dr. Jillian Coolen and Ms. Akila Whiley.