Research Showcase 2015: Registration for Research Showcase on June 22, 2015 is now open. Go to http://fluidsurveys.com/s/research-showcase-2015-registration/ to register. Abstract submission is now closed. Check out our Events page for more info!
Dr. Payam Dehghani has been awarded a fellowship with the Emerging Leader Mentorship (ELM) Program from the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions. The ELM program, a collaboration between the American College of Cardiology and the Cardiovascular Research Foundation, was created to enhance leadership skills of physicians that will be called upon in the upcoming decades to confront the rapidly changing healthcare environment and its increasing clinical demands, according to Srihari S. Naidu, ELM program co-chair. For more information, click here
Congratulations to Regina-based medical student Megan Deck, for winning the McManus Cardiovascular Career Development Award. This $2000 award is presented to the top summer research student from the University of Saskatchewan College of Medicine who is planning to pursue a career in cardiovascular research. Deck’s research compared patient outcomes resulting from a Transverse or Vertical Incision for Carotid Endarterectomy. The picture features student researcher Megan Deck (middle) and her supervisor, Dr. David Kopriva (right), accept the McManus Cardiovascular Career Award from Dr. Elan Paluck, Director of Research (left). Photo credit: Dr. Andrea Lavoie.
Research Showcase Call for Abstracts is now closed. Watch for information about Registration for June 22, 2015