Events and Conferences

Events and Conferences: SFU Health Research Day

March 17, 2016

Faculty members, research staff, graduate students and postdoctoral fellows are invited to participate in:

SFU Health Research Day 2016: Networking for Innovation 

DATE: Wednesday, May 4, 2016
TIME : 8:30 am to 2:45 pm
VENUE : SFU Surrey Campus

This year’s exciting program includes:

  • A welcome introduction by Dr. Joy Johnson, Vice-President, Research, SFU
  • A keynote presentation by Dr. Alan Bernstein, President & CEO, Canadian Institute for Advanced Research
  • An opportunity for newly formed research collaborations to apply for a $5,000 development grant from the SFU Office of the Vice-President, Research

Register and participate in an interactive day that will allow collaborations to be built across SFU as pressing health issues ranging from Refugees & Health , Applications & Challenges of Big Data for Health Research to Climate Change, Health & Disease are considered. For a full list of topics, please see here

Registration is FREE (Deadline: Friday, April 22 @ 12:00 pm) . Breakfast and lunch will be provided.


Graduate students and postdoctoral fellows are welcome to present a poster on their work related to health research. A cash prize will be awarded to the best poster presented by a Master's student, and by a PhD student or post-doctoral fellow.

To register a poster presentation, please see here

The deadline to submit a poster presentation is Friday, April 8, 2016 at 12:00 pm

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