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Travel awards for January 2023

Published date December 19, 2022

Travel awards for January 2023

Four (4) Travel awards were offered in support of travel to attend next CTRC Winter Meeting in Lake Louise (AB) this January 2023.

Among all applications from excellent candidates, Travel award recipients are listed below:


• MSc candidate or undergraduate:

Niloufar Benam – University of British Columbia (supervisor: Julia Schmidt)

Joseph Carere – University of Calgary (supervisor: Jonathan Smirl)


• PhD candidate:

Kristie Liu – University of Toronto (supervisor: Michael Hutchison)


• Postdoctoral fellow:

Kenzie Friesen – University of Calgary (supervisor: Carolyn Emery)


We want to thank the four recipients, as well as all those who applied for making this edition a success.

Congratulations and thank you all.


Carolyn Emery and Nick Reed, co-chairs, CTRC Training, Education and Career Development Committee