Student/Early Career Events
Monday April 28
7:30am – 8:30 am Breakfast Corner
We’ll have a few tables set aside for students/postdocs/early career professionals to meet each other before the conference starts. Please look for the sign when you come in.
5:30pm – 6:15pm Networking in the Balmoral Room
7:00pm Dinner at Earls Restaurant: 1185 Robson St, Vancouver, BC V6E 1B5
This is a semi-structured meet and greet / networking and social event, followed by an optional outing for dinner and drinks.
Tuesday April 29
1:00pm – 2:15pm Student/Early Career Session on Career Development
This is a concurrent session during Session D intended to provide students, postdoctoral fellows and early career professionals with an opportunity to discuss career development strategies and opportunities with senior professionals in the field.
Wednesday April 30
Two awards were presented based on peer review: one for the best poster/rapid-fire presentation and one for the best full-length oral presentation.
Honorable Mention – Kelsey Lucyk
Winner – Megan Bell, Telethon KIDS Institute
Congratulations to the winners!
Contact for all Student/Early Career Activities:
Kate Smolina, University of British Columbia