Articles in the Awards Category

Taru Manyanga Awarded Graduate Scholarship
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Posted in Awards on 21 August 2015
Stats: 109 views and No Comments Taru Manyanga, a PhD candidate with HALO, has been awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Graduate Scholarship in Science and Technology ($15,000/year), which also comes with a University of Ottawa Excellence Scholarship. Congratulations, Taru!… [read more]
Government of Canada Partners with the CHEO Research Institute to Improve Maternal Health
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Posted in Awards, Featured Posts on 31 July 2015
Stats: 296 views and No Comments Today, the Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, announced funding for the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) Research Institute for a project that will help improve the health of expectant mothers and their unborn children. Through the Multi-sectoral Partnerships Approach to Promote Healthy Living and Prevent Chronic Disease initiative,… [read more]
Dr. Jean-Philippe Chaput to Receive Roger Broughton Young Investigator Award in Toronto
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Posted in Awards, Featured Posts on 25 May 2015
Stats: 808 views and No Comments On September 26th, 2015, Dr. Jean-Philippe Chaput will receive the Roger Broughton Young Investigator Award during the opening ceremony of the Canadian Sleep Society Conference in Toronto. This award is in recognition for outstanding early career contributions to the field of sleep research in Canada. This is quite impressive for… [read more]
HALO Researchers Take Home Awards at Canadian Obesity Summit
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Posted in Awards, Featured Posts on 8 May 2015
Stats: 1,060 views and No Comments As noted earlier this week, HALO researchers made 10 presentations at the Canadian Obesity Summit that was held in Toronto last week. Several HALO presenters — including Dr. Kristi Adamo, Dr. Zach Ferraro and Stacey Alpous — as well as HALO Alumnus Dr. Travis Saunders received awards. Details are below:… [read more]
Dr. Gunnell Awarded a CIHR Institute of Population and Public Health ICS Skills Update Award
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Posted in Awards on 4 May 2015
Stats: 493 views and No Comments Dr. Gunnell was recently awarded $3,000 from the CIHR Institute of Population and Public Health (IPPS) Community Support (ICS) Program Skills update Award. The Skills update award competition provides researchers with funding to gain specialized skills in areas related to strategic priorities of the funding opportunity. In June, Dr. Gunnell… [read more]
Greg Traversy Awarded Ontario Graduate Scholarship and University of Ottawa Excellence Scholarship
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Posted in Awards on 23 April 2015
Stats: 789 views and No Comments M.Sc. candidate Greg Traversy (advisor: Dr. Jean-Philippe Chaput) recently received notification that he will be the recipient of an Ontario Graduate Scholarship (OGS) as well as an Excellence scholarship from the University of Ottawa. The OGS is for full-time graduate students at the master’s or doctoral levels and provides $5,000… [read more]
Hélène Sinclair Awarded Member of Excellence Status with the International Association of Administrative Professionals for 6th Consecutive Year
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Posted in Awards on 27 March 2015
Stats: 447 views and No Comments Congratulations to HALOite Hélène Sinclair, CAP-OM-TA, on meeting the Pathways to Excellence requirements and becoming a Member of Excellence with the International Association of Administrative Professionals (IAAP) for the sixth consecutive year.  … [read more]
Jennifer Ham Gets UROP Award to Work at HALO
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Posted in Awards on 16 December 2014
Stats: 1,076 views and No Comments University of Ottawa student Jennifer Ham was just awarded an Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program grant to work with Drs. Pat Longmuir and Mark Tremblay in the HALO group at the CHEO Research Institute. Jennifer’s research experience will involve assisting with a systematic review of the type and prevalence of mental… [read more]
Kristi Adamo and Jean-Philippe Chaput Recognized by University of Ottawa for Research Awards
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Posted in Awards, Events, Featured Posts on 20 November 2014
Stats: 1,560 views and No Comments Dr. Kristi Adamo (centre) and Dr. Jean-Philippe Chaput (right) were recognized by the University of Ottawa, and it’s President Mr. Alan Rock (left) at a reception to recognize the recipients of research and teaching awards. Kristi was honored for: The W. Garfield Weston Foundation award in Obesity and Reproductive Health… [read more]
Allana LeBlanc Awarded CSEP Certified Member Presentation Award
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Posted in Awards, Featured Posts on 28 October 2014
Stats: 2,151 views and No Comments HALO PhD student Allana LeBlanc was recently awarded the Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology (CSEP) Certified Member Presentation Award for 2014. She was presented the award at the CSEP Annual Scientific Conference in St. John’s Newfoundland. Congratulations, Allana, on receiving this great honour!… [read more]