The International Stroke Conference is taking place in Honolulu, Hawaii from February 5 – 8, 2013. The Canadian Stroke Network will support pay any CSN Member who will be presenting at the International Stroke Conference, up to a maximum of $1,500 CAD. A maximum of 15 people will be supported on a first-come-first-serve basis. Interested applicants must contact CSN for approval (firstname.lastname@example.org). Once approved, travel must be arranged directly through
The CSN Professional Development Advisory Committee, led by Halifax neurologist Dr. Gord Gubitz, has been struck to begin identifying expert faculty and partners to help in the development of online educational tools for health-care professionals in stroke. The committee will meet on Feb. 15 to identify areas where there is a need for high-quality educational materials; to suggest potential sponsors; and to advise on the development of courses and materials.
The Canadian Stroke Network is pleased to offer travel awards to support full-time trainees actively involved in stroke research to travel to national and international meetings and conferences to present their work, network and learn. Preference will be given to applicants applying to attend the Canadian Stroke Congress. Eligibility Criteria: Competition is open to graduate students and post-doctoral fellows; Applicant must be presenting a paper or poster; Applicant must be