|(Wednesday, May 15th, 2013 )|
Cancellation of 2013 NLCAHR Awards
NLCAHR is sorry to announce that a significant budget reduction obliges us to cancel this year's annual awards competition. An announcement about future competitions will be made in the fall. We deeply regret the inconvenience that this change will pose to prospective applicants. Please note that the graduate students who received multi-year fellowships in last ye
|(Wednesday, May 8th, 2013 )|
"Stop Being a Yo-Yo" with Dr. Arya Sharma
Are you frustrated by your weight? Are you stuck at a weight-loss plateau? Have you spent hundreds of dollars on weight loss diets and products, only to put the weight back on? If you, or someone in your family struggles with excess weight (as do one in three Canadians), Dr. Arya Sharma, Canada’s leading expert on obesity and weight management, is offering you
|(Tuesday, February 19th, 2013 )|
Congratulations to NL-HARP Awards Recipients
NLCAHR is pleased to advise that seven projects will be funded this year through Newfoundland and Labrador Healthy Aging Research Program (NL-HARP). This awards program, funded by the provincial government and administered by NLCAHR, supports research aligned with the Provincial Healthy Aging Policy Framework.
This year, a total of $175,000 in gran
|(Friday, February 8th, 2013 )|
NLCAHR Researchers Publish in BMJ-Open
An epidemiology study "Dietary patterns and colorectal cancer recurrence and survival: a cohort study" co-first-authored by Yun Zhu and Hao Wu, two researchers working with Dr. Peter Wang at Memorial University, has been published in the journal, BMJ-Open. NLCAHR congratulates Yun and Hao, who are both recipients of NLCAHR Master's Fellowships.
|(Thursday, December 20th, 2012 )|
Funding to Enhance Health Care in NL
The Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Care Foundation, the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador, and Eastern Health recently announced the second competition for research funding following from the Cameron Inquiry. The fund, called “Enhancing Health Care in NL,” will be administered this year by the NL Centre for Applied Health Research. The program aims to increase the