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2011 Nursing Academic Leadership Conference
Transforming Nursing Education for Evolving Leadership in Practice 
Date: May 2nd - 5th, 2011
Location: Hilton Quebec, Quebec City, QC
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Conf�rence sur le leadership dans l'enseignement

Transformer la formation infirmi�re pour un leadership dynamique dans la pratique

Date: 2-5 mai 2011

Location: Hilton Queb�c, Queb�c, QC

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Le R�seau International sur le Processus de production du handicap (RIPPH) offre, ce printemps, des formations � Qu�bec et � Montr�al



Are you a nursing student?

 Do you know a nursing student?


Did you know Canadian Nurses Foundation (CNF) offers scholarship awards at all academic levels to nursing students? Award values range from $1,000 to $6,000. Deadline for application is March 31st 2011. 

The application process is now available on line!  For more information, check out the CNF web site http://cnffiic.ca/Scholarships/tabid/70/language/en-US/Default.aspx, e-mail to [email protected] or call 1-800-361-8404 extension 242.


�tudiez-vous en sciences infirmi�res ? Connaissez-vous quelqu'un qui �tudie en sciences infirmi�res ?


Saviez-vous que la Fondation des infirmi�res et infirmiers du Canada (FIIC) offre des bourses � tous les niveaux d'�tudes en sciences infirmi�res ? La valeur des bourses va de 1 000 $ � 6 000 $.  La date limite des candidatures est le 31 mars 2011.  Prenez note que le processus de demande est maintenant disponible en ligne! 

Pour plus de renseignements, consultez le site web de la FIIC � www.cnf-fiic.ca, communiquez avec nous par courriel � [email protected] ou par t�l�phone au 1-800-361-8404 poste 242.


Call for Qu�bec-Canada-Europe integrated research on genomics and

pathophysiology of the metabolic syndrome and the diseases arising from it


February 15, 2011- The FRSQ is pleased to inform the scientific community of the official launch of the call for projects to fund international research initiatives into metabolic syndrome and related disorders as part of the agency's European partnerships. Each project must be presented by a team of researchers from at least three of the countries taking part in the call (Canada, Germany, Spain and France).




Letter of intent deadline: April 7, 2011. 


For further details, please contact:


Viviane Poupon, Assistant Director, Scientific Affairs, Program Management  at [email protected]


Nathalie Champagne, Program Manager at [email protected]

See the flyer and the document about the event

For more information, please visit www.qualitysummit.ca

2011-2012 Canada-Hope Scholarship Program



CIHR Institute of Population and Public Health and its partners are pleased to announce the launch of the 2011-2012 Canada-Hope Scholarship Program.


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Clostridium difficile: A Superbug Under the Microscope Conference

March 4, 2011

Toronto, Ontario



The 4th International Conference on Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder The Power of Knowledge: Integrating Research, Policy, and Promising Practice Around the World 
March 2-5, 2011
Vancouver, BC

Quality and Safety in Obstetrics

March 10, 2011

Toronto, Ontario



Health Care Hybrids: How Other Nations are changing the Public Private Mix and What it Means for Canada

With Dr. Carolyn Tuohy

March 11th, 2011



The Emergency Department Patient Experience: From Measurements to Outcomes

March 23, 2011

Toronto, Ontario



The 3rd Annual Dr. Olive Yonge Teaching and Learning Scholarship Day

Through the Looking Glass:
Reflecting on the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning.
March 28, 2011
Edmonton, Alberta


Perioperative Care: Enhancing Patient Safety and Quality of Care through Collaboration, Accountability and Transparency

April 4, 2011

Toronto, Ontario



Blood Management and Conservation: Enhancing Quality of Care, Patient Safety and Efficiency

 April 14, 2011

Toronto, Ontario



Saskatchewan holds first ever Health Care Quality Summit

April 20-21, 2011 

Regina, Saskatchewan



The 5th National Community Health Nurses Conference: "The Time is Now: Influence, Impacts, Outcomes"

May 16-18 2011,

Halifax, Nova Scotia


10th Annual International Research Internship for Health Science Researchers
June 6-29, 2011
Potchefstroom, Africa

  16th National Conference on Gerontological Nursing 
June 8-11, 2011
Delta Meadowvale Resort and Conference Center
Mississauga, Ontario


4th International Conference on "The Pharmaceutical Life Cycle"

September 1-3, 2011

Universit� de Paris 8, France



2011 National Conference: New Conversations on Suicidality
October 3-5, 2011
Vancouver, BC

International Nursing Conference - Nursing:  Caring to Know, Knowing to Care

Co-Hosted by the Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario (RNAO) and the Nursing Division of Hadassah University Medical Centre 

Abstract Submission Deadline: May 16, 2011

June 4-7, 2012

Jerusalem, Israel

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