CIHR Foundation Scheme Information Session


Leacock Building room 232, 855 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 2T7, CA


CIHR Foundation Scheme

Stage 1 Application 

Information Session

The Office of Sponsored Research is pleased to invite McGill researchers and administrators

to an information session for the upcoming CIHR Foundation Scheme competition.


Monday, June 9th, 10:30AM – 12:30PM

Leacock Building, Room 232

855 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal Quebec Canada, H3A 2T7


Light refreshments will be served.

**Note:  This session will be available by live feed at and will be videotaped.**

The workshop will include:

  • A presentation by Jennifer O'Donoughue, Executive Director, Reforms Implementation, CIHR
  • Presentations by:
    • Robyn Tamblyn, PhD, James McGill Professor, Department of Medicine and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics; Scientific Director, CIHR Institute of Health Services and Policy Research
    • Paul Lasko, PhD, Professor, Department of Biology, Associate Member, Goodman Cancer Research Centre, Scientific Director, CIHR Institute of Genetics
  • A question and answer period where participants will be encouraged to pose any questions that they may have about this funding opportunity. For participants who may not be able to attend the workshop, please send your questions to maureen.donato [at] (Maureen Donato), who will include them in the question and answer period.

 Please R.S.V.P. to vera.milbradt [at] (Vera Milbradt) by Friday, June 6th for registration.


Contact Information

Vera Milbradt
vera.milbradt [at]