Wednesday, 11 June 2008

NetNews June 2008



The June 2008 issue of NetNews (Vol. 3, Issue 2), the e-Newsletter of the BC Mental Health and Addictions Research Network, is now available online at http://www.mhanet.ca/NetworkPublications.html

In this Issue:

  1. Network News

§ Results of April 2008 Seed Grant Competition

§ BCMHARN - ACCELERATE BC Graduate Research Internships

§ Pharmacoepidemiology Hub Wiki Launch

§ Clinical Research Hub Website Launch

§ Release of Network's Online Event Registration System

§ Highlights from Network's 2008 Member Survey

§ New Member of Network Planning and Advisory Committee (NetPAC)

  1. National News

§ CIHR Aboriginal Youth Outreach Program

§ CIHR's Knowledge Translation Portfolio

§ Privacy Legislation and Health Research

§ Career Opportunity: Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse

  1. Funding and Training Opportunities

§ Network Seed Grants

§ Network Travel Bursaries

§ Vancouver Summer Institute: Addiction and Public Health

§ CIHR's CafĂ© Scientifique Program

§ Mental Health in the Workplace Initiative

  1. Featured Resources

§ Preventing and Treating Childhood Depression

§ A Profile of Clinical Depression in Canada

§ Health Geomatics Workshop

§ Bevel Up: Drugs, Users, and Outreach Nursing

  1. Upcoming Events

§ Fraser Health's 3rd Annual Research Week

§ International Conference on Light Therapy and Circadian Rhythms

§ Conference on Brain Development & Learning: Making Sense of the Science

§ Call for abstracts: Mental Health Research Showcase 2008

§ New Perspectives: Conference on Addiction



Tenny Bache, M.A.
Communications and Research Analyst
BC Mental Health and Addictions Research Network
Tel.: 604-707-6390 | Fax: 604-707-6399
E-mail: tbache@phsa.ca
Web: www.mhanet.ca