Category: Trainee News

CCNA Annual Events 2018 – Trainee Symposium

Trainee Events The Training and Capacity Building Program is excited to announce its program for the 2018 CCNA Annual Meeting. Programming for trainees will begin on Monday, October 1st with a breakfast hosted by the Trainee Society Executive Committee. Trainees can network over breakfast and opportunities to get involved in CCNA Trainee Society initiatives and…

CCNA Trainee Society

The members of the CCNA Trainee Society Executive Committee would like to invite CCNA-affiliated trainees to join the newly formed CCNA Trainee Society. If you’re interested in cultivating opportunities for partnership and growth among CCNA trainees or in issues of concern to graduate students and postdoctoral researchers investigating neurodegeneration across Canada, join us and contribute…

Call for CCNA Abstracts: CCNA Science Days 2018

Members of the CCNA research community are invited to submit abstracts for the CCNA Science Day poster sessions. This is an opportunity to showcase your work and foster collaborations with other CCNA investigators, trainees, and partner organizations. Abstracts must be submitted electronically no later than: 5:00 pm EST on Friday, August 17, 2018. Submit an…

New Resources for CCNA Trainees

The CCNA Training and Capacity Building Program is pleased to tell you about two new resources available exclusively to CCNA trainees. At Ease with the Media – A series of five instructional videos on how to successfully manage an interview with a broadcast or print journalist and tell your research story effectively. Videos are available…

CCNA Travel Awards Available Available to Attend the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference (AAIC) – July 22-26, 2018

The CCNA Training and Capacity Building Program is pleased to announce the availability of a limited number of travel awards for CCNA trainees presenting oral presentations or posters at AAIC in Chicago, United States. To be eligible the trainee or fellow must have an accepted AAIC abstract. Priority will be given to oral presentations and…

The CCNA Trainee Society – New Executive

The Training and Capacity Building Program is pleased to announce the launch of the CCNA Trainee Society. We see the Trainee Society as the organized voice for trainees within the Training and Capacity Building Program that will help us better meet trainee needs. The Trainee Society will be selecting the trainee representative (and alternate) who…

Get involved in the CCNA Trainee & Emerging Scholars Society!

CCNA trainees and emerging scholars, We are creating a Trainee & Emerging Scholars Society (TESS) of the CCNA. This society will function to liaise with CCNA central and the Training & Capacity Building Program to tailor resources to our needs, create content such as webinars and professional development opportunities, and enable networking among your peers…

2018 Canadian Consortium for Neurodegeneration in Aging (CCNA) Training Awards

Now Accepting Applications   Canadian Consortium for Neurodegeneration in Aging (CCNA) Training Awards Applications must be submitted by Monday, November 6, 2017 The Alzheimer Society Research Program is now accepting applications for the 2018 ASRP-CCNA Research Competition. These awards are designed to support outstanding trainees working within the CCNA. To qualify for an award the…

The Alzheimer’s Association’s International Research Grant Program Announcement for the 2018 January Program. Letter of Intent is now open. Deadline approaching soon: October 9, 2017

Six funding opportunities for early career professors, postdoctoral researchers, and clinical scientists, with three specific opportunities promoting diversity. The Alzheimer’s Association is excited to announce its International Research Grant Program Announcement for the 2018 January Program. Application procedures and key dates are now available, visit alz.org/grants for information regarding eligibility and requirements. The Letter of…