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ORT
A blue and gold poster titled “Exploring careers for Postdocs”, with the subtitle “Panel discussion with 4 former postdoctoral fellows with careers in academia, industry, and government”. There is a graphic depicting two people sitting listening to a presenter.

Exploring Careers for Postdocs
February 28 | 1:00 - 3:00 PM EST

The UHN Postdoc Association (UHNPA) in partnership with the Office of Research Trainees (ORT) invites you to hear perspectives on different career paths for postdoctoral fellows including positions in academia, industry and government.

Hear from former postdoctoral fellows, Dr. Anna Cranston, Strategy Analyst, Jonex Global; Dr. Sean Lock, Assistant Professor, Brock; Dr. Darren O’Hara, Senior Scientist, Almac Discovery; and Dr. Anusha Ratneswaran, Clinical Evaluator at Health Canada as they share advice, offer tips and answer questions on the ins and outs of pursuing their career paths. 

More information and registration here.

A poster announcing the ORT Conference Participation Award's March 7th deadline. Text along the top reads "Apply Now!" and text along the bottom reads "up to $500 for conferences between May and August 2022". The ORT logo and small graphics of an award, laptop with a virtual conference, and microscope are in the four corners of the poster.
ORT Conference Participation Award
Apply by March 7 | 5:00 PM 

The submission period for the Office of Research Trainees (ORT) Conference Awards is now open. The ORT is pleased to offer a limited number of Conference Participation Awards to enable graduate students and postdoctoral fellows to participate in national and international conferences and share their research in oral and/or poster presentations. 

The value of individual awards will be up to $500 to be used for participation at conferences between May and August 2022.

Application and more information here

COMMUNITY
A collage congratulating the 2022 Princess Margaret Postdoctoral Fellowship Awardees. Headshots of the award winners are grouped according to their award. Large text along the bottom reads "Congratulations!' with decorative stars on each side of it.
Congratulations to this year's
Princess Margaret Postdoctoral Fellowship Awardees!

The Helena Lamb Fellowship in Cancer Research Fund Awardee:
Dr. Mark Gower

The Hold'em for Life Fellowship Cancer Research Fund Awardees:
Dr. Emma Bell and Dr. Michael St. Paul
 
The George Knudson Memorial Fellowship Fund Awardees:
Dr. Cristiane Naffah de Souza, Dr. Lisanne Mout, Dr. Michael He, and Dr. Nahyun Kwon.

Congratulations!
EVENTS
The logo for UHN Library & Information Services.




Grey Literature Fundamentals
February 16 | 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Grey literature can often be complex and overwhelming to search. UHN Library & Information Services is offering a workshop on Grey Literature Fundamentals. This workshop will define what grey literature is, and identify key literature sources, tools and search processes. Completing the workshop will enable you to plan and execute a well-documented and effective grey literature search. 

More information and MS Teams link here.