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Congratulations Jean-Christophe Bérubé!

Jean-Christophe Bérubé receiving his CRRN PREP certificate with his supervisor Dr. Yohan BosséJean-Christophe is our first CRRN PREP graduate. He is a 2015 CRRN studentship recipient and working on the "genetics of gene expression in the lung to elucidate asthma susceptibility" study under the supervision of Dr. Yohan Bossé.

The CRRN PREP is a training and mentoring program that is designed to enhance and complement the training and mentoring provided locally for CRRN PhD students, Post-Doctoral Fellows, and New Investigators. Find out more.


CRRN Grant Competition

A new competition for 2 CRRN grants valued at $212,000  each. The theme of the project must be asthma and/or COPD. The nominated PI can be a member of CRRN; however, they must not have received any previous funding from CRRN.  Other investigators not currently CRRN members can also apply.

Competition Guidelines
Application Form

Registration Deadline: NOVEMBER 1, 2016.
Submit a one (1) page summary of the proposed research and a list of all co-applicants involved in the research to CRRN c/o

Application Deadline:
All applications must be received at the CRRN c/o no later than DECEMBER 1, 2016 (5 pm Eastern).

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January 12-13, 2017
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Ottawa, ON K1N 9H4

Read the September 2016 Newsletter