MONTREAL, Feb. 8, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - On February 8, Brain Canada, in
partnership with Bell, will announce the inaugural recipients of the $1
million Bell Mental Health Research Training Awards.
The Training Awards are designed to promote the most talented next generation
of Canadian mental health researchers by providing them with guidance,
mentorship and training under the direction of world-leading researchers.
Brain Canada and Bell regard this initiative as a signature investment in
Canada's most promising researchers—accelerating their progress and
contribution to our understanding of the brain in order to improve the health
and well-being of Canadians.
WHAT: Announcement of the recipients of the $1 million Bell Mental
Health Research Training Awards
WHO: Clara Hughes, six-time Canadian Olympic medal winner and
national spokesperson for Bell Let's Talk
The Honourable Yonah Martin, Senator (British Columbia)
Mary Deacon, Chair of the Bell Let's Talk mental health
Inez Jabalpurwala, President and CEO, Brain Canada Foundation
Dr. Max S. Cynader, Director of the Brain Research Centre,
Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute
WHERE: UBC Robson Square theatre
800 Robson Street
Vancouver, BC V6Z 3B7
WHEN: Friday, February 8, 2013, 10 a.m. PST
Sébastien Bonneau Advisor Public Affairs Advisors Inc. 514 926-7120
SOURCE: Bell Canada
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