Tomorrow's Health, Today's Research

Workshops,Conferences and Career Options

Upcoming Events:

 Session1 Nima
Session II Nima

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Past Events


CBR KICK-OFF for 24 Sept 2015

Presentation by Dr. Leigh Anne Swayne:  How to prepare a scholarship/fellowship application for trainees; students.

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PECHA KUCHA BIOMEDICA and POSTER SOCIAL at IDEAFEST 2015

Presenter information booklet
First Page Pecha Kucha

“a part of a festival of ideas at UVic to celebrate research and creativity”

DATE: Tuesday March 3, 2015
LOCATION: UVic MacLaurin Building, David Lam Auditorium A144 Parking Lot 6 (Map of Uvic)

The Centre for Biomedical Research at the University of Victoria, is a collaborative collective of scientists, clinicians, and research trainees investigating important problems related to human health and medical application.

At 3:00 - 4:30 Join us for an engaging and fast-paced Pecha Kucha-style event highlighting biomedical research (e.g. genetics, molecular biology, neuroscience, medicinal chemistry and biomedical engineering) at UVic and delivered by graduate students.

At 4:45 - 6:00 Visit with UVic biomedical researchers to discuss scientific posters while having refreshments and snacks.

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PECHA KUCHA BIOMEDICA and POSTER SOCIAL at IDEAFEST 2014
“a part of a festival of ideas at UVic to celebrate research and creativity”

Thursday, March 6, 2014
UVic Bob Wright Centre Room B150 (BWC) , Parking Lot 1 (Map of Uvic)

The Centre for Biomedical Research at the University of Victoria, is a collaborative collective of scientists, clinicians, and research trainees investigating important problems related to human health and medical application.

At 3:00 - 4:30 Join us for an engaging and fast-paced Pecha Kucha-style event highlighting biomedical research (e.g. genetics, molecular biology, neuroscience, medicinal chemistry and biomedical engineering) at UVic and delivered by graduate students.

At 4:30 - 6:30 Visit with UVic biomedical researchers to discuss scientific posters while having refreshments and snacks.

Please RSVP This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 250- 472-4067
More UVic IdeaFest events: http://www.uvic.ca/ideafest/
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Welcome Back Social and Pecha Kucha Kick Off"

January 9, 2014
Medical Sciences Building Rm 150
5:30 - 7:30

Come learn what a  Pecha Kucha Biomedica and a Poster Social  is and have the opportunity to represent your lab and research in March  in a fun and untraditional format.
Also learn about networking opportunities, travel grants, student seminars and more.

Food and Beverages Included


Student Based Biomedical Engineering Workshop
Friday, 5 July 2013

We will be hosting undergraduate and graduate students from Neuroscience, Biochemistry and Microbiology, Biology, Mechanical, Electrical and Biomedical Engineering programs at UVic, and also some students from UBC and SFU as well. We will also be hosting graduate students of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering from UBC and SFU through the video conference between MSB and Diamond Health Care Centre in Vancouver.

 Guest Speakers:

Dr. Stephanie Willerth (Department of Mechanical Engineering and Division of Medical Sciences)
Dr. Nick Dechev (Department of Mechanical Engineering)
Dr. Rustom Bhiladvala (Department of Mechanical Engineering) 
Dr. Dennis Hore (Department of Chemistry)

Lab tours:

Stem Cells, Scaffolds Fabrication, Biomedical Sensors and Devises

 

Career Options - Biomedical Research - Industry

Centre for Biomedical Research will provide occasional seminars on alternate (non-traditional academic) career streams.

Upcoming Events:

TBA

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Past Events:

What can you do with your degree

Learn how you can make the leap from university to a rewarding career.

Working in the biomedical and health sector
Thursday , Oct 23, 5:30 – 7 p.m.    

Co-operative Education Program and Career Services

More information and to register: uvic.ca/coopandcareer/wcydwyd


Embracing Biomedical Innovation - Building Partnerships

Wednesday, June 18, 2014
Bob Wright Building, A104 and Foyer

Do you want to know how to turn your ideas into a business?
Are you a biomedical researcher (trainee or faculty)?
Do you wonder what you can do after graduate school?

     •Meet potential funders
     •Network with industry partners and mentors
     •Explore career options
     •Capitalize on your great ideas

Moderator: Dr. E. Paul Zehr, Director, Centre for Biomedical Research

Speakers:
Mary McFarland
Industrial Technology Advisor
National Research Council-
Industrial Research Assistance Program
(NRC – IRAP)

Rob Milne
Executive Director
ICE -Innovation Centre for
Entrepreneurs, UVic

Havind N. Sehmi
Senior Project Manager, Converge
Mitacs Strategic Enterprises

Natasha Milosevich
Masters Student, Department of Chemistry

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 “NIKE Sport Research Laboratory”
Learn where they came from and how they got to where they are now.
Monday, 25 Nov 2013

Meeting of the Minds VPR Winter Newsletter

Nike Nov2013

 

Media Coverage

Meeting of the Minds VPR Winter Newsletter 2014