2017 Travel awards

This year, in addition to the awards given by CAN-ACN, IBRO will be giving travel awards to international trainees working in Canada, and Canadian trainees working abroad.

We are pleased to announce the winners of the 2017 travel awards.

CAN-ACN Travel awards

Trainee award winner Supervisor Affiliation
Alexandra Chatzikalymniou Frances Skinner Department of Medicine (Neurology), University of Toronto
Allison Dyck Tammy Ivanco University of Manitoba
Anett Schumacher Rutsuko Ito University of Toronto Scarborough
Anusha Kamesh Alastair Ferguson Queen’s University, Centre for Neuroscience Studies
Benoit Mailhot Steve Lacroix Laval University
Claire Chan Loren Martin University of Toronto
Danielle Brewer-Deluce Adrian M Owen Brain and Mind Institute, Dept of Anatomy & Cell Biology, University of Western Ontario
Darren Fernandes Jason Lerch University of Toronto, Mouse Imaging Center
Debra Bercovici Stan Floresco University of British Columbia
Elizabeth Perez Guzman Premsyl Bercik McMaster University, Farncombe Institute
Ivana Kiroski Minh Dang Nguyen University of Calgary, Hotchkiss Brain Institute
Julia Sunstrum Wataru Inoue The University of Western Ontario, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry
Karlaina Osmon Jagdeep Walia Queen’s University, Centre for Neuroscience Studies
Louis-Philippe Bernier Brian MacVicar University of British Columbia
Madeline Parker John Howland University of Saskatchewan, Neuroscience Research Cluster
Mariya Cherkasova Catharine A. Winstanley University of British Columbia, Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health
Marjan Gharagozloo Denis Gris Department of Pediatrics, University of Sherbrooke
Mathilde S. Henry Marie-Ève Tremblay , Guy Drolet Centre de recherche du CHU de Québec, Université Laval
Mavis Kusi Martin Paré Queen’s University, Department of Biomedical and Molecular Sciences
Michael Lynn Jean-Claude Béïque University of Ottawa, Brain and Mind Research Institute
Michael Martin Tod Thiele University
Myung-chul Noh Peter A Smith University of Alberta
Neil Merovitch Alan Fine University of Dalhousie
Rachel Lackie Marco Prado Western University
Renee Tamming Nathalie Berube Western University, Children’s Health Research Institute
Samantha Goodman Qi Yuan Memorial University of Newfoundland
Sascha Alles Terrance Snutch The University of British Columbia
Seung Gee Lee Woo Jae Kim Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, University of Ottawa.
Timal Kannangara Diane Lagace University of Ottawa

IBRO Travel award winners

Trainee travel award winner Supervisor Laboratory location
Mohamad-Reza Aghanoori Paul Fernyhough St. Boniface Research Center and Department of Pharmacology & Therapeutics, University of Manitoba
Rafaella Araujo Goncalves da Silva Douglas P. Munoz Centre For Neuroscience Studies, Queen’s University
Marie Blanchette Richard Daneman University of California, San Diego, Departments of Pharmacology and Neuroscience
Katherine Bonnycastle Michael Cousin University of Edinburgh, Centre for Integrative Physiology
Manel Dahmene Abid Oueslati Laval University
Camila de Avila Dal’Bo Elena Timofeeva Laval University, Centre de Recherche Institut Universitaire de Cardiologie et de Pneumologie de Québec
Jelena Dordevic Benedict Albensi University of Manitoba
Kelvin Hui Motomasa Tanaka RIKEN Brain Science Institute
Javad Karimi Majid Mohajerani University of Lethbridge, Canadian Centre for Behavioral Neuroscience
Feiya Li Hong-Shuo Sun University of Toronto
Shuai Liu Stephanie Borgland University of Calgary
Jimena Perez Sanchez Yves De Koninck CRIUSMQ, Université Laval
Martina Pinto Denis Soulet Université Laval
Olga Shevtsova J. M. Wojtowicz University of Toronto, Department of Physiology
Surjeet Singh Robert J Sutherland University of Lethbridge, Canadian Centre for Behavioural Neuroscience
Jillian Stobart Bruno Weber University of Zurich
Ping Su Fang Liu Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
Shubhamsingh Tanwar Michael F. Jackson University of Manitoba
Christina Tremblay Boris Burle Aix-Marseille University, CNRS
Haley Vecchiarelli Matthew Hill University of Calgary, Hotchkiss Brain Institute