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January 29

Aging Gracefully across Environments using Technology to Support Wellness, Engagement and Long Life (AGE-WELL)
This link will take you to another Web site Smart glove ‘worth its weight in gold’

Centre of Excellence in Next Generation Networks (CENGN)
This link will take you to another Web site CENGN Partners with uOttawa to Deliver Cloud Computing Program

January 28

Canadian Frailty Network (CFN)
This link will take you to another Web site COVID-19 doesn’t care who you are, but the pandemic does

Canadian Mountain Network (CMN)
This link will take you to another Web site Meet CMN’s new Executive Director, Dr. Monique Dubé

Making The Shift Inc.—a Youth Homelessness Social Innovation Lab (MtS)
This link will take you to another Web site Making The Shift Newsletter - January 2021

January 27

Kids Brain Health Network (KBHN)
This link will take you to another Web site KBHN-CASDA Policy Development Practicum Award

Marine Environmental, Observation, Prediction and Response Network (MEOPAR)
This link will take you to another Web site Navigating the Career Search: a MEOPAR webinar series

January 26

MiQro Innovation Collaborative Centre (C2MI)
This link will take you to another Web site Cogiscan Partners with C2MI, ASM, Cyberoptics and Heller – Implement the Smart Connected Factory

January 25

Aging Gracefully across Environments using Technology to Support Wellness, Engagement and Long Life (AGE-WELL)
This link will take you to another Web site AGE-WELL releases its latest annual report

Canadian Glycomics Network (GlycoNet)
This link will take you to another Web site GlycoNet Investigator receives award to advance technologies for ‘Universal Donor’ O type blood

January 21

Biotherapeutics for Cancer Treatment - BioCanRx (BioCanRx)
This link will take you to another Web site Where Are They Now: Parvez Vora

This link will take you to another Web site The BioCanRx progression: A structure for success

Marine Environmental, Observation, Prediction and Response Network (MEOPAR)
This link will take you to another Web site Congratulations to the first recipients of the TREX Graduate Student Awards

Natural Products Canada (NPC)
This link will take you to another Web site NPC program helps pasta maker expand US presence

Supply Chain Advancement Network in Health (SCAN Health)
This link will take you to another Web site Short-List Announcement: SCAN Health Virtual Business Case Competition 2021

January 19

Smart Cybersecurity Network (SERENE-RISC)
This link will take you to another Web site New Issue of the Serene-risc Digest

January 18

Centre of Excellence in Next Generation Networks (CENGN)
This link will take you to another Web site CENGN Announces Northern Ontario Broadband Project In Ahmic Harbour

Leading Operational Observations and Knowledge for the North (LOOKNorth)
This link will take you to another Web site Infostellar – StellarStation hits X-Band service milestone with successful test campaign in Canada

Nanomedicines Innovation Network (NMIN)
This link will take you to another Web site NMIN’s Scientific Director tells the story of the LNP delivery system behind Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine

January 13

Canadian Glycomics Network (GlycoNet)
This link will take you to another Web site A better way to freeze stem cells and tissue

Smart Cybersecurity Network (SERENE-RISC)
This link will take you to another Web site Serene-Risc Newsletter - January 2021

January 12

Institute for Research in Immunology and Cancer - Commercialization of Research (IRICoR)
This link will take you to another Web site IRICoR Activity Report 2020

Kids Brain Health Network (KBHN)
This link will take you to another Web site KBHN-MITACS project explores the impact of COVID-19 on quality of life in families of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

This link will take you to another Web site Fetal Alcohol Resource Program wins Crime Prevention Ottawa’s 2020 Innovation Award

This link will take you to another Web site Congratulations to Julia Hanigsberg, named one of Canada’s 100 Most Powerful Women by Women’s Executive Network

Quebec Consortium for Industrial Research and Innovation in Medical Technology (MEDTEQ)
This link will take you to another Web site Reaching new heights by working together: Innovative industry partnership using artificial intelligence to improve survival rates of cancer diagnosed patients

January 8

Aging Gracefully across Environments using Technology to Support Wellness, Engagement and Long Life (AGE-WELL)
This link will take you to another Web site Wearable device supports residents, staff in seniors’ homes, assists with contact tracing

Kids Brain Health Network (KBHN)
This link will take you to another Web site The Dance Ability Movement

This link will take you to another Web site 7 ethics tips for families planning to partner in research

January 7

Canadian Mountain Network (CMN)
This link will take you to another Web site Deadline extended for letters of Intent for knowledge hubs

January 4

Canadian Glycomics Network (GlycoNet)
This link will take you to another Web site GlycoNet Investigator named to the Order of Canada

India-Canada Centre for Innovative Multidisciplinary Partnerships to Accelerate Community Transformation and Sustainability (IC-IMPACTS)
This link will take you to another Web site Dr. Helen Burt named Officer of the Order of Canada


February 25

Canadian Glycomics Network (GlycoNet)
This link will take you to another Web site Carbohydrate classroom reaches Northwest Territories and Northern British Columbia

Kids Brain Health Network (KBHN)
This link will take you to another Web site Dr. Keiko Shikako-Thomas receives renewal for Canada Research Chair in Childhood Disability

February 24

Biotherapeutics for Cancer Treatment - BioCanRx (BioCanRx)
This link will take you to another Web site Where Are They Now: Marie-Laurence Tremblay

This link will take you to another Web site One small step for blood cancer patients, one giant step for Canadian cancer patients of all stripes

This link will take you to another Web site Bringing immunotherapy to the bedside

This link will take you to another Web site BioCanRx Welcomes New Board Members

Canadian Glycomics Network (GlycoNet)
This link will take you to another Web site A combination therapy for treating severe neurological childhood disorders

Centre for Probe Development and Commercialization (CPDC)
This link will take you to another Web site CPDC Announces First Patient Dosed in a Phase 3 Clinical Trial of a Prostate Cancer Diagnostic Imaging Product, [18F]PSMA-1007

CQDM (CQDM)
This link will take you to another Web site CQDM to fund an international collaboration between Traffick Therapeutics, McGill University and the Lead Discovery Center

February 23

Canadian Frailty Network (CFN)
This link will take you to another Web site Government of Canada invests in first-of-its-kind research study on the health impacts of inactivity

Canadian Glycomics Network (GlycoNet)
This link will take you to another Web site Toronto start-up built upon GlycoNet Investigator’s technology raises $10.3 million to treat post-surgery pain

Cardiac Arrhythmia Network of Canada (CANet)
This link will take you to another Web site UCalgary research may lead to new guidelines for treating atrial fibrillation

February 22

Leading Operational Observations and Knowledge for the North (LOOKNorth)
This link will take you to another Web site Seamatica Reaches Milestone with DAA Innovation

Marine Environmental, Observation, Prediction and Response Network (MEOPAR)
This link will take you to another Web site New opportunity: Response Core Training funding

February 19

Accel-Rx Health Sciences Accelerator (Accel-Rx)
This link will take you to another Web site CMN Co-Research Director Norma Kassi Awarded Arctic Inspiration Prize

February 17

Canadian Glycomics Network (GlycoNet)
This link will take you to another Web site GlycoNet launches equity, diversity, and inclusion program to achieve a more diverse and productive research community

February 16

Canadian Frailty Network (CFN)
This link will take you to another Web site Improving Recovery after Surgery for Older Adults Living with Frailty

India-Canada Centre for Innovative Multidisciplinary Partnerships to Accelerate Community Transformation and Sustainability (IC-IMPACTS)
This link will take you to another Web site IC-IMPACTS - 2020 Annual Report

February 12

Natural Products Canada (NPC)
This link will take you to another Web site Scaling for growth: insights from BDC

February 10

Canadian Glycomics Network (GlycoNet)
This link will take you to another Web site GlycoNet researchers identify drugs with potential to stop plaque buildup in arteries

Canadian Mountain Network (CMN)
This link will take you to another Web site The Canadian Mountain Network Publishes First Annual Report

Kids Brain Health Network (KBHN)
This link will take you to another Web site Apply to join the Kids Brain Health Network Policy Advocacy Research Training (PART) Committee!

February 9

Biotherapeutics for Cancer Treatment - BioCanRx (BioCanRx)
This link will take you to another Web site Dr. John Bell Interviewed on The Zoomer

February 5

Aging Gracefully across Environments using Technology to Support Wellness, Engagement and Long Life (AGE-WELL)
This link will take you to another Web site App offers rehab globally in the time of COVID-19 and beyond

February 4

ArcticNet (ArcticNet)
This link will take you to another Web site Summary - Arctic Change 2020

Biotherapeutics for Cancer Treatment - BioCanRx (BioCanRx)
This link will take you to another Web site World Cancer Day 2021

Canadian Glycomics Network (GlycoNet)
This link will take you to another Web site World Cancer Day: how sugar research helps answer the unanswered

Natural Products Canada (NPC)
This link will take you to another Web site NPC releases snapshot of Canada’s natural and functional food landscape

February 3

Canadian Glycomics Network (GlycoNet)
This link will take you to another Web site New glycomics research investments from GlycoNet to facilitate health challenges and a resilient recovery for Canada

February 2

Biotherapeutics for Cancer Treatment - BioCanRx (BioCanRx)
This link will take you to another Web site BioCanRx Cancer Stakeholder Alliance Member Profile: Paul O’Connell


March 31

Biotherapeutics for Cancer Treatment - BioCanRx (BioCanRx)
This link will take you to another Web site BioCanRx-funded Researchers Publish Results from CAR T CSEI Project

Nanomedicines Innovation Network (NMIN)
This link will take you to another Web site Transmucosal drug delivery & the model dilemma in biomedical research: Two new papers out of the Hedtrich Lab

March 30

Nanomedicines Innovation Network (NMIN)
This link will take you to another Web site NMIN launches online IP management / patenting tools

This link will take you to another Web site NMIN researcher’s company develops new DNA-based COVID-19 vaccine

This link will take you to another Web site NMIN Researchers Drs. Christine Allen & Pieter Cullis receive Controlled Release Society awards

March 29

Canadian Digital Media Network (CDMN)
This link will take you to another Web site CDMN rebrands to Canada’s Tech Network

March 27

Canadian Glycomics Network (GlycoNet)
This link will take you to another Web site Canadian company blazes a new trail to drug development

March 25

Canadian Glycomics Network (GlycoNet)
This link will take you to another Web site Funding research toward treating the root cause of neurodegenerative disease

This link will take you to another Web site New radiotracers could be key for new treatments and early detection for Parkinson’s

This link will take you to another Web site Funding research toward treating the root cause of neurodegenerative disease

March 24

Biotherapeutics for Cancer Treatment - BioCanRx (BioCanRx)
This link will take you to another Web site When health research saves lives – and creates economic growth to boot!

Canadian Glycomics Network (GlycoNet)
This link will take you to another Web site Limiting the spread of tuberculosis

March 23

Biotherapeutics for Cancer Treatment - BioCanRx (BioCanRx)
This link will take you to another Web site Where Are They Now: Piriya Yoganathan

Canadian Frailty Network (CFN)
This link will take you to another Web site 5 Minutes on Frailty Video Series Launch

March 22

Centre of Excellence in Next Generation Networks (CENGN)
This link will take you to another Web site CENGN Partners with Rogers to Bring High-Speed Broadband to the Holland Marsh Area

March 15

Canadian Glycomics Network (GlycoNet)
This link will take you to another Web site GlycoNet-affiliated start-up 48Hour Discovery and Merck initiate drug discovery project

Canadian Mountain Network (CMN)
This link will take you to another Web site The Canadian Mountain Podcast launches Season 3 with new episode about the Canadian Mountain Network

Kids Brain Health Network (KBHN)
This link will take you to another Web site Equipping Service Providers to Empower Parents: KBHN to Partner with CanChild on New Family-Support Project

March 12

Solutions For Kids In Pain (SKIP)
This link will take you to another Web site Jump in with SKIP Impact: Dr. Mohamed Eltorki

This link will take you to another Web site Winnipeg’s Every Child Every Time initiative is transforming how children’s pain is treated in Manitoba

March 10

Accel-Rx Health Sciences Accelerator (Accel-Rx)
This link will take you to another Web site IRICoR, UdeM, IRIC and Valence Discovery collaborate to design novel drug candidates

Canadian Glycomics Network (GlycoNet)
This link will take you to another Web site GlycoNet joins BioTalent Canada’s partnership network

Centre for Commercialization of Regenerative Medicine (CCRM)
This link will take you to another Web site McGill to partner with CCRM in commercializing regenerative medicine

Centre for Probe Development and Commercialization (CPDC)
This link will take you to another Web site CPDC Announces Appointment of Bruno Paquin as Permanent CEO

Natural Products Canada (NPC)
This link will take you to another Web site Natural Products Canada Launches New $50M Investment Fund

March 9

Quebec Consortium for Industrial Research and Innovation in Medical Technology (MEDTEQ)
This link will take you to another Web site Growing Membership of the MEDTEQ+ Beachhead™ Network of Centres of Excellence

March 8

Canadian Glycomics Network (GlycoNet)
This link will take you to another Web site Exterior cell surface design with glyco-engineering

This link will take you to another Web site GlycoNet Investigator named the inaugural recipient of the Legge Orr MI4 Leadership Award

Centre of Excellence in Next Generation Networks (CENGN)
This link will take you to another Web site CENGN announces rural Ontario broadband project for Alnwick/Haldimand Township

Institute for Research in Immunology and Cancer - Commercialization of Research (IRICoR)
This link will take you to another Web site IRICoR: International Women’s Day

Smart Cybersecurity Network (SERENE-RISC)
This link will take you to another Web site Lancement du MOOC « La cybersécurité en milieu universitaire » (available in French only)

March 4

Supply Chain Advancement Network in Health (SCAN Health)
This link will take you to another Web site Students develop supply chain strategies to manage the impact of COVID-19 in Canada’s healthcare systems

March 3

Canadian Frailty Network (CFN)
This link will take you to another Web site Funding for community programs helps keep Indigenous Elders in their homes

Kids Brain Health Network (KBHN)
This link will take you to another Web site Equipping Service Providers to Empower Parents: KBHN to Partner with CanChild on New Family-Support Project

March 2

Cardiac Arrhythmia Network of Canada (CANet)
This link will take you to another Web site Doctors repurposing medical devices and apps for COVID-19

March 1

Institute for Research in Immunology and Cancer - Commercialization of Research (IRICoR)
This link will take you to another Web site Congratulations to the recipients of the 4th edition of Scholarship Competition – Entrepreneurship in Oncology (CEO)


April 8

Marine Environmental, Observation, Prediction and Response Network (MEOPAR)
This link will take you to another Web site New opportunity: Tracer Release Experiment (TReX) Postdoc Awards

April 7

Canadian Glycomics Network (GlycoNet)
This link will take you to another Web site GlycoNet researchers discover how a plaque-fighting protein protects against Alzheimer’s

Institute for Research in Immunology and Cancer - Commercialization of Research (IRICoR)
This link will take you to another Web site $2.3M for development of new treatments for ovarian cancer

Marine Environmental, Observation, Prediction and Response Network (MEOPAR)
This link will take you to another Web site Meet the recipients of MEOPAR and RQM’s TReX Graduate Student Awards!

April 6

Canadian Glycomics Network (GlycoNet)
This link will take you to another Web site GlycoNet Investigator featured in “100 Lives of Insulin” project

Natural Products Canada (NPC)
This link will take you to another Web site NPC Supports Three More Canadian Start-Ups

April 1

Aging Gracefully across Environments using Technology to Support Wellness, Engagement and Long Life (AGE-WELL)
This link will take you to another Web site Dr. Alex Mihailidis appointed to leadership role in development of national standard for long-term care

Canadian Glycomics Network (GlycoNet)
This link will take you to another Web site Canadian Glycomics Network launches Call for Proposals for glycomics projects to address fundamental health challenges in Canada