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2018-19 Surgery SCN SEED Grant Award Program – Call for Applications

The Surgery SCN is renewing its SEED Grant Award Program for 2018-19. This program will offer pilot funding to support the development of research projects which aim to improve value, efficiency, or quality of surgical care in Alberta through health services research and innovation.

This competition will support research in the following priority areas of research:

  • Clinical Measurement
  • Patient Outcomes
  • Clinical Pathways and Guidelines Development
  • Surgical Process and Techniques
  • Surgical Innovation
  • Health Systems and Policy
  • Health Technology Assessment
  • Research Ethics and Policy
  • Surgical Quality Improvement

A total of $30,000 of funding will be available in this year’s competition; each individual project will be awarded funding of up to a maximum of $10,000.

We also invite all individuals who are interested to participate as an External Scientific Review Committee member to contact us by April 23rd, 2018.

Full details of this grant award program can be found in the Call for Proposals:

NOTE - deadline to submit applications is May 7, 2018

Notice of Decisions, available June 22nd, 2018. Grant award winners and project titles will be announced at the end of the competition.

2018 Summer Surgical Research Studentship (SSRS) Award Program – Call for Applications

The Surgery Strategic Clinical Network is pleased to announce the 2018 Surgery SCN Summer Surgical Research Studentship (SSRS) Award Program, a scholarship award to create collaborative learning opportunities for undergraduate or graduate students across Alberta and support research in topic areas prioritized by the SCNs. The SSRS Awards will be offered to 3 students in this program this year.

Full details of this grant award program can be found in the Call for Proposals:

NOTE - deadline to submit applications has been extended to Friday, March 9, 2018

Notice of Decisions, available April 6, 2018.

For further information about this program, please contact Dr. Sanjay Beesoon, Assistant Scientific Director, Surgery SCN at 780-407-5295 or sanjay.beesoon@ahs.ca

Past

Now Closed

  • 2017 Summer Surgical Research Studentship (SSRS) Award Program
  • 2017-18 Surgery SCN SEED Grant Award Program
  • 2016 Summer Surgical Research Studentship (SSRS) Award Program
  • 2016-17 Seed Grant Award Program

For more information contact us surgery.scn@ahs.ca