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Scientific Platform Virtual Meeting 2021 – June 15-16-17

June 15,16 and 17, 2021 Great News, We are back for 2021 with a Scientific Platform Meeting that will be held virtually on June 15,16 and 17 SPM 2021 Program Highlights:  3.5 hours of content per day (1-4:30pm ET) Platform Scientist/Administrator Awards Update from the CNSP Collaborative Success Stories involving Scientific Platforms Sustainability of Scientific…
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CNSP Platform Scientist/Administrator /Director Awards 2021 Edition

This year the CNSP is pleased to offer 5 awards for outstanding platform scientists or administrators and 1 award for outstanding platform scientific director from across Canada. Research infrastructure at Canadian institutions is only as good as the expert scientists who provide support to use it to its full potential the administrators who ensure open…
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CNSP National Platform Scientist Award Winners, 2020

The CNSP is happy announce the names of the winners of the 6 outstanding platform scientists/administrators awards. Each awardee won a $250 cash prize each and will have the opportunity to present themselves and their scientific platforms during one of the two upcoming CNSP virtual events. In addition, the Committee delivered Honorable Mentions to 4 applicants who will…
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Job Openings

University of British Columbia – Electron Microscopy Technician – Close date April 30, 2021 Job SummaryThis is a permanent, full-time position effective May 1, 2021 for at least 1 year with extensions subject to funding availability.  The Electron Microscopy technician is responsible for operating, maintaining, and troubleshooting highly specialized imaging equipment and providing expertise in…
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Virtual Meetings 2020

May 12-14 COVID-19 and scientific platforms operations June 16 Reopening Scientific Platforms : What has worked, what has not ? September 22 Platform Scientists Awards Part 1 AGA2020 October 20 Platforms Scientists Awards Part 2 Impact of scientific Platforms on research success

Program Scientific Platform Virtual Meeting 2021

June 15-17, 2021 Tuesday June 15, 2021 13h00 – 16h30 Platform Scientist/Administrator Awards Update from the CNSP Collaborative Success Stories involving Scientific Platforms Confirmed Speakers: Vincent Mooser, Director, Quebec COVID-19 Biobank, McGill University Pascale Léon, Manager, Quebec COVID-19 Biobank, McGill University Guillaume Lesage, Grants Officer, Office of the Vice-Principal (Research and Innovation), McGill University Wednesday…
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SPM 2020 Cancellation

MARCH 26, 2020   Our highest priority is the health and well-being of the scientific community in Canada. Based upon latest regulations in Quebec and Ontario, the Canadian Network of Scientific Platforms (CNSP) executive board has made the decision to postpone the Scientific Platforms Meeting, scheduled to take place June 9-11 at the BMO Education…
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CARA 2020 Annual Conference

CANCELLED – MAY 10 TO MAY 13, 2020SHERATON VANCOUVER WALL CENTRE, VANCOUVER, BC

Scientific Platform Meeting 2018

Short & Long-Term Sustainability of Scientific Platforms June 18-19, 2018 Donadeo Innovation Centre for Engineering, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada

Scientific Platform Meeting 2017

Networks, Funding & Sustainability La Plaza, 420 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal Presentations SPM 2017 Introduction – Claire Brown Panel 1 – Sharyn Szick Euro-BioImaging – Frederica Paina Career Path – Phil Hockberger Keynote – Phil Hockberger Panel 2 – Phil Hockberger Panel 1 – Phil Hockberger Panel 2 – Sharyn Szick Panel 1 – François…
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