UBC Reports | Vol. 50 | No. 5 | May
The Inaugural CIHR Visiting Presidency at UBC
Dr. Alan Bernstein, president of the Canadian Institutes
of Health Research (CIHR), will visit UBC May 17-21 to meet
with members of the university’s research community.
In the inaugural CIHR Visiting Presidency at UBC, Bernstein
will participate in an open forum on Monday, May 17th at 3
p.m. to build relationships with investigators at all levels.
He will also describe CIHR’s plans for the future and
opportunities for researchers. The forum will take place at
the Forestry Sciences Centre, Room 1005.
For more information on the forum, visit www.research.ubc.ca.
CIHR is Canada’s major federal funding agency for
health research. UBC attracted more than $42 million in funding
from CIHR in 2002/03.