Announcing the Recipients of Diabetes Action Canada Awards (2018-2019)


DAC Training and Mentorship Program Mentorship and Internship Awards 2018-2019

This year, the Diabetes Action Canada Training and Mentoring Program, in collaboration with the Cardiometabolic Health, Diabetes and Obesity Research Network (CMDO), will fund six awards: three Mentorship Awards of $10,000 for a period of one year and three Internship Awards of $10,000 for a period of one year.

We are pleased to announce the successful recipients of the 2018-19 Patient-Oriented Research Early Career Investigator Mentorship Awards and the Patient-Oriented Research Intercentre Trainee Internship Awards and their affiliations:


Mentorship Awardees

1- Anne-Sophie Brazeau – School of Human Nutrition, McGill University

2- Jean-Sébastien Paquette – Département de médecine familiale et de médecine d’urgence, Faculté

de médecine, Université Laval

3- Neeru Gupta – Department of Sociology, University of New Brunswick


Internship Awardees

1- Aleksandra Stanimirovic – THETA Collaborative, Toronto General Research Institute, University

Health Network

2-  Dave Bergeron – Faculté de médecine et des sciences de la santé, Université de Sherbrooke et

Faculté de médecine, Université Laval

3- Delnaz Roshandel – The Hospital for Sick Children, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of


Congratulations and good luck to all the Diabetes Action Canada 2018-2019 Awardees!

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