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Grant Assist Program (Health Sciences)

The University-wide Grant Assist Program (Health Sciences) supports applicants to CIHR through the delivery of feedback processes, workshops, editing and resources. This initiative is jointly supported by the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry and the Vice-President Research Office. This community is dedicated to providing easy access to valuable workshop materials and resources (i.e. templates, guidelines, checklists) developed as part of the initiative and readily available for download. This community will continue to expand and modify its resources to provide up-to-date and helpful information to CIHR applicants. Create an ERA account to subscribe to our community or specific collections and stay informed. Subscribers will receive an email notification when new items are deposited in the collections. To provide feedback, or if assistance is required with subscribing or downloading items, please contact Helen Coe, Project Coordinator, Grant Assist Program (Health Sciences) hcoe@ualberta.ca
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  1. Summary of University of Alberta Feedback for​ ​CIHR Working Group Meeting

    Title: Summary of University of Alberta Feedback for​ ​CIHR Working Group Meeting
    Creator: Joanne Simala-Grant
    Description: This document summarizes the feedback received from the University of Alberta community, which was used by University of Alberta delegates at the CIHR Working Meeting requested by the Federal Minister of Health.
    Subjects: CIHR, Feedback
    Date Created: 2016/07/13
  2. Resources – non-OOGP non-training competitions

    Title: Resources – non-OOGP non-training competitions
    Creator: ERA Administrator
    Description: This initiative hosts and develops resources that provide information on funding opportunities at CIHR beyond the OOGP and trainee awards as well as other about other funding organizations. Found here is information as to how to apply to CIHR Institute Advisory Boards and general information on grantsmanship.
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  3. Updates and Metrics

    Title: Updates and Metrics
    Creator: ERA Administrator
    Description: The CIHR Special Project Update and Metrics collection includes documents summarizing the support provided for specific competitions and assessment of that support as well as some University of Alberta statistics.
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  4. Foundation Competition Resources

    Title: Foundation Competition Resources
    Creator: ERA Administrator
    Description: CIHR is undergoing significant changes to its open programs and associated peer review (see  http://www.cihr-irsc.gc.ca/e/44761.html
    ). The Grant Assist Program (Health Sciences) [GAP-HS] is dedicated to supporting applicants as they navigate changes at CIHR thus this folder includes resources such as mock applications and strategic checklists. More resources will be added as they are developed.
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  5. University Delegate (CIHR) Information

    Title: University Delegate (CIHR) Information
    Creator: ERA Administrator
    Description: Dr. Christian Beaulieu (Department of Biomedical Engineering) is the new University of Alberta CIHR University Delegate. CIHR makes the following statement with respect to the role of the University Delegate: "The CIHR University Delegate (UD) network has been in place since 2001. This group meets once a month via teleconference, and its mandate is to keep the health research community, within the university and its affiliated institutions, informed of CIHR's research directions, initiatives and decisions, and to solicit their active participation on awareness activities. Through the UDs, CIHR seeks the views of the community on key policy and implementation questions and is attentive to concerns expressed by the UDs and the communities they represent."
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  6. Knowledge Translation for Basic Scientists Video

    Title: Knowledge Translation for Basic Scientists Video
    Creator: Kelly Mklas
    Subjects: Knowledge Translation
    Date Created: 2016-01-11
  7. Bibliometrics & Research Impact Workshop Hand outs

    Title: Bibliometrics & Research Impact Workshop Hand outs
    Creator: CIHR
    Subjects: Bibliometrics, CIHR, Research Impact, Metrics, Articles, Web of Science, Journal Citation Reports, InCites Database, Scopus
    Date Created: 2016-03-24
  8. University Delegate Teleconference Minutes March 13, 2014

    Title: University Delegate Teleconference Minutes March 13, 2014
    Creator: CIHR
    Description: Teleconference minutes are available for download for March 13, 2014 University Delegate teleconference. Discussion included the March 2014 OOGP, an update to the reforms, the federal budget, an update to the Institute Model Review, and SPOR.
    Subjects: reforms, march 2014 OOGP update, SPOR, institute advisory board, federal budget
    Date Created: 2014/03/14
  9. University Delegate Teleconference Minutes November 6, 2014

    Title: University Delegate Teleconference Minutes November 6, 2014
    Creator: CIHR
    Description: Teleconference minutes are available for download for November 6, 2014 University Delegate teleconference. Discussion included the outcome of the October 28, 2014 Vice-Presidents of Research (VPR) meeting. UD members requested that discussions on the Institute Model Review be discussed at the next VPR call and CIHR confirmed this would be added to the agenda. The Transitional OOGP was also discussed and it was noted that the Notice of Decision will be later on July 15, 2015 because of extended peer review however the funding start date will be back date to July 1, 2015. An update to the Foundation Scheme was given and Stage 2 applications were discussed. Finally, an update to the SPOR Networks in Chronic Disease was given.
    Subjects: SPOR networks in chronic disease, transitional OOGP, foundation scheme
    Date Created: 2014/11/06
  10. Workshops – non-OOGP non-training competitions

    Title: Workshops – non-OOGP non-training competitions
    Creator: ERA Administrator
    Description: This initiative holds numerous workshops yearly providing information on how to apply for and find funding opportunities at the CIHR and other organizations beyond the operating grant competition. The PowerPoint PDFs as well as video files of workshops and presentations are readily available for download.
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