Other Events of Interest

Canadian Black Scientists Network (CBSN) BE-STEMM Conference

Canadian Black Scientists Network (CBSN) BE-STEMM Conference - July 30th - 8:00 am The Canadian Black Scientists Network (CBSN) is hosting a three-day multidisciplinary program featuring research in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, Medicine & Health (STEMM). They welcome participants from all demographics from across Canada and abroad, and provide bilingual programming options and accessible supports.  Highlights of BE-STEMM 2024 include keynote talks by established and rising star Black scholars in STEMM, contributed talks and posters by scholars, practitioners, students, and educators across disciplines, a panel discussion on Black Health Equity, and an opportunity to network with organizations with career and scholarship opportunities at their career fair receptions.  When: July 30, 31 & August 1, 2024 Where: National Library & Public Archives, Ottawa, Ontario   To learn more, please visit the BE-STEMM 2024 website! Register today!

1st Scientific Meeting of the Canadian Translational Geroscience Network

1st Scientific Meeting of the Canadian Translational Geroscience Network - September 5th - 9:00 am Click here to register! The Canadian Translational Geroscience Network is thrilled to present its inaugural scientific meeting, an event aimed at fostering dynamic exchanges among academics, industry stakeholders, healthcare professionals, and individuals interested in promoting longevity and healthy aging. This meeting will embrace a translational approach, bridging laboratory research with practical applications in clinical and community settings. The primary objective of this event is to facilitate stimulating discussions around validated or ongoing tools and strategies designed to extend the healthspan and quality of life for older adults. Additionally, we aim to deepen our understanding of the mechanisms of aging from various perspectives: biological, clinical, and social. By promoting dialogue and collaboration across diverse areas of expertise, this meeting aims to serve as a catalyst for advancing knowledge and practices in the field of translational geroscience in Canada. Travel…

Joint Mental Health Research and Innovation Day 2024

Joint Mental Health Research and Innovation Day 2024 - October 30th - 9:00 am SAVE THE DATE for the upcoming Joint Mental Health Research and Innovation Day 2024! Hosted by Western University's Department of Psychiatry, Lawson Research Institute, St. Joseph's Health Care London Parkwood Institute Research - Mental Health, and the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry. This event will feature a series of presentations,  panel discussions, posters sessions, and networking opportunities, highlighting the latest research and innovative approaches in the field of mental health.  Please stay tuned for more information. For any questions, please contact Taryn Sendzik, taryn.sendzik@sjhc.london.on.ca. Date: Wednesday, October 30th, 2024 Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm