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Research Fields TEST Pediatric Oncology
Categories Medical Health Sciences
Citizenship No citizenship available
Eligibility PhD/Post Doctoral Fellowships (1 or 2 fellowships of 1 or 2 years duration)

The PhD/Post Doctor Fellowship will be awarded to either an applicant working toward a PhD or to a post doctoral research candidate, with a background in any of the relevant disciplines including medicine and nursing. While applicants may have training and/or experience in areas not directly related to POGO activities, they will be required to demonstrate relevance to pediatric oncology. The award includes a yearly salary of $45,000 and the abilitity to apply for $5,000 in project-specific one-time operating support.

  • Scientific merit and methodological rigor of the proposal;
  • Relevance to the golas and objectives of POGO and the POGO Research Unit;
  • Potential impact on children with cancer and their families (present and future);
  • Ability of the applicant to carry out the resarch project in accordance with POGO's standards and expectations;
  • Clinical/academic potential of the applicant;
  • Suitability of the proposed research environment, including supervisor
Value Yearly salary of $45,000 and the ability to apply for $5,000 in project-specific one-time operating support.
Currency Canadian
Tenable at No details on tenability available
Deadlines October 15
Application Details Fellowship applications are available on the Pediatric Oncology Group of Ontario's website at www.pogo.ca under the research tab.

Completed registration emails must be received by Kathleen Standring (kstandring@pogo.ca) by October 15, 2013, 5:00 pm

Completed applications must be received at the POGO office by November 25, 2013

All applicants must provide the following information in the registration email:
  • Project title
  • Name of the primary investigator
  • A one (1) page summary of the proposed project
  • Proposed external reviewers (see 'External Reviewers' on page 27 of the Fellowship application form for format)

Contact: Kathleen Standring
kstandring@pogo.ca / www.pogo.ca
480 University Avenue, Suite 1014
Toronto, Ontario M5G 1V2
416-592-1232, ext. 248; Toll-free: 1-855-367-7646; Fax: 416-592-1285

Updated October 9, 2013

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