Entries by Eleanor Setton

CIHR Data Analysis Grants | June 25th and June 26th | 2019

  The Canadian Institutes for Health Research has announced a new Operating Grant Competition for data analysis using existing databases and cohorts. The intent of this funding opportunity is to highlight and encourage the use of previously funded cohort, administrative, and survey data. There will be three funding streams; one stream in cancer prevention and […]

IN MEMORIAM | FRANCES SILVERMAN

FRANCES SOMMERFREUND SILVERMAN 1942–2018 Frances Sommerfreund Silverman was born in Shanghai, China after her physician parents fled Vienna in 1942, narrowly escaping Hilter’s tyranny. Frances lived in Wuhu, China to the age of 6 before emigrating to Canada where her family settled in Montreal. Frances enrolled in a doctoral program in respiratory physiology at McGill […]