MSFHR Research Trainee Competition Information Session

Date & Time

Wednesday, 13 November 2019 - 9:00am to 10:15am


Lecture Theatre (Room 102), Michael Smith Laboratories (2185 East Mall)


Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research and the Postdoctoral Fellows Office



The Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research will present an overview of the 2020 Research Trainee competition, an award for postdoctoral and clinical fellows in health research. The MSFHR Research Trainee Program is designed to attract, recognize and support outstanding early career researchers by proficing funding that helps protect time for health research activities.

During the session, we will discuss the elements of the application, and also highlight some changes for the 2020 competition, including our stipend increase, our new and more user-friendly application system, and our new Equity and Diversity survey.

Information about the 2020 Research Trainee Competition is available at the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research website.


Registration in this session is requested, and is now open.