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2019 CIRN Call for Proposals

For 2019, there will be approximately $1.2 million made available for up to eight new research projects, with the maximum funding available being $150,000/year per project. Four of the eight projects will be considered for two-year funding.

Posted on December 14, 2018

2018 CANVAS Study

WHAT IS SEASONAL INFLUENZA SAFETY STUDY BY CANVAS? Each year, the Canadian National Vaccine Safety Network (CANVAS) quickly gathers safety information on the seasonal influenza vaccine and provides it to public health authorities.  Over 40,000 individuals participate in this web-based active surveillance each year, providing an ability to detect events occurring at a rate of… Read More»

Posted on October 25, 2018

2018 CIRN Trainee Scholarship – Applications Due June 15, 2018

On behalf of the CIRN Training and Education Committee, we are pleased to announce that the 2018 Trainee Scholarship competition is open. Applications for graduate studentships and postdoctoral fellowships will be accepted until June 15. Eligibility requirements and application details can be found at If you have any questions, please contact,  

Posted on May 1, 2018