Congratulations to Cara Isaak, Aleksandra Stamenkovic, Danielle Lee, and Victoriya Mozolevska, who picked up awards at the Canadian Student Health Research Forum held June 6-9, 2017 at the University of Manitoba.
Cara Isaak was awarded the Cardiovascular Biology Award for “the exceptional contribution your research efforts have made and the role model which you provide within the institution”. Cara is a PhD student in the Innovative Therapy Research Laboratory (Dr. Chris Siow) at the Canadian Centre for Agri-Food Research in Health and Medicine.
Aleksandra Stamenkovic received a Dean of Medicine Poster Award. Aleksandra is a PhD student in the Cell Biology Laboratory (Dr. Grant Pierce) and the Cardiovascular Lipidomics Laboratory (Dr. Amir Ravandi), Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences.
Danielle Lee received a Manitoba Medical Service Foundation Poster Award. Danielle is an MSc student in the Vascular Biology Laboratory (Dr. Hope Anderson) at the Canadian Centre for Agri-Food Research in Health and Medicine.
Viktoriya Mozolevska received a Manitoba Medical Service Foundation Poster Award. Viktoriya is an MSc student in the Cardiovascular Imaging Laboratory (Dr. Davinder Jassal), Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences.
The Canadian Student Health Research Forum, now in its 30th year, provides a venue for health research trainees from across Canada to present their work, network and be recognized for the excellence of their contributions. It also features research poster days, awards of excellence, tours and social events as well as a symposium on a cross-disciplinary scientific theme by some of the world’s leading scientists in that field.