Bold Ideas to Tackle Health Challenges and Climate Change Health Impacts was a successful event.
Our moderator Ivan Semeniuk was terrific, and our panelists were thoughtful and inspiring. The conversation highlighted the diversity of research, impact and ongoing challenges we all face. Stay tuned for the sequel.
NEW Mitacs-Banting Discovery Post-Doc Awards
Mitacs and Banting Research Foundation are partners on Innovation to Address Climate Change, Health and Equity. We celebrate this with a new Discovery Postdoctoral Scholars Program, which will support the brightest postdoctoral scholars conducting biomedical sciences research to address health inequities – under the supervision of faculty/early career researchers who are previous Banting Research Foundation Discovery awardees from 2015 to 2021.
This springboard internship program is a national catalyst for the next generation of talented young researchers, valued at $70,000.
The 2021 Discovery Award Winners are all here. Find out more
We identify young Canadian researchers with limited resources who demonstrate excellence and creativity in health and biomedical science and provide them with Discovery Awards.
Toronto — A new partnership between Mitacs and the Banting Research Foundation will address health disparity and inequality in Canada to support postdoctoral scholars in research to reduce the health risks and inequities caused by climate change. The Mitacs-Banting Discovery…
The Banting Research Foundation and CANSSI Ontario are pleased to announce that the 2021 Discovery Award in Data Science scholars are Drs. Glen McGee and Alanna Weisman. Dr. Glen McGee intends to develop statistical tools to characterize and correct biases…
Please accept our sincere thanks and trust that these funds were central in advancing our work on head protection.
Early support of the Foundation was very helpful in setting my course towards the Gairdner Wightman award.
Assistance from my award helped me on my path to becoming the advocate, scientist, and academic leader I am today.
[the grant] was essential to the survival and development of my research lab at a very difficult time of funding…
Owing to the generous Banting Discovery Award we where able to significantly advance our research program.
Success begets success so smaller grants like the Discovery Award can make a big difference to early career investigators ...