AllerGen, NCE Inc. (AllerGen), The Allergy, Genes, and Environment Network, is a national research network funded by Industry Canada through the Networks of Centres of Excellence (NCE) Program. AllerGen was established in response to the fact that one in three Canadians is living with allergic diseae. Since inception, AllerGen has been supporting excellence in research and fostering commercialization, social innovation and knowledge mobilization that will enable Canadians to better prevent, treat and manage allergic diseases and asthma.
The goal of the AllerGen Emerging Clinician-Scientist Research Fellowship 2013 is to enable Canadian Clinical Immunologists and Allergists to pursue allergy, asthma and/or anaphylaxis academic research training immediately following their Clinical Immunology and Allergy sub-specialty clinical training in order to:
- Strengthen the academic capacity of Canadian Clinical Immunology and Allergy sub-specialists
- Increase Canadian capacity for translational Clinical Immunology and Allergy research
- Facilitate enhanced patient care through excellence in basic and clinical Allergy and related immune disease research.
Eligible academic foci include basic and/or clinical research related to allergy, asthma and/or anaphylaxis.
Applications must be received in the AllerGen Administration Centre no later than Friday, April 12, 2013 by 5:00 p.m. EST
For more information check the AllerGen website and/or contact:
Highly Qualified Personnel (HQP) and Events Coordinator
AllerGen NCE Inc.
(905) 525-9140 x 26633
January 9, 2013