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ACHRI Research Trainees

As a research institute, ACHRI focuses not only on providing an excellent research environment to its members, but also on innovative training initiatives to enhance the educational and research training experience at UCalgary and ACHRI.

Current Trainees

Trainees registered in ACHRI and currently supervised by an ACHRI member are welcome to access funding opportunities (scholarships, fellowship support, research-related travel) and trainee activities (workshops, courses, events).

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Future Trainees

ACHRI researchers offer a wide range of research training opportunities in basic, clinical, and population health sciences for students in all stages of their educational careers.

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ACHRI Trainee Association

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ACHRI Training and Education Committee

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ACHRI Trainee Bulletin


To keep our trainees and scholars up-to-date on training activities and funding opportunities in ACHRI and beyond, ACHRI posts regular updates on this page and sends out a newsletter. To be added to the ACHRI newsletter mailing list, please complete the online sign-up form. To be eligible for various trainee activities, workshops, and funding opportunities, register as an ACHRI trainee. 

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ACHRI Trainee Funding Competitions

Please visit our Trainee Funding page for details and application instructions for various trainee funding opportunities such as stipend support and travel awards.

Courses and Workshops

  • Summer Research Program: The annual Summer Student Workshop Series and Summer Research Program are back! This program is open to summer students conducting a research project under the supervision of a faculty member in one of the CSM Research Institutes; students from other faculties/ programs are also most welcome. For detailed information and to register visit our webpage.
  • Mitacs Training ProgramMitacs Training provides professional skills development courses for all university students currently registered, and recently graduated from a Canadian academic institutions. Please see our calendar for monthly course offerings.


Events and Seminars

For ACHRI events, visit the ACHRI calendar.

For CSM workshops and training activities, visit the CSM Training Programs calendar.

  • CSM Grants Development Office presents: The Business of Research - IP and Commercialization - June 19, 2024, 1:00pm - 3:00pm, HSC O1500
    • This event will cover topics such as:
      1) What is the University of Calgary’s IP policy?
      2) What are some best practices I should adhere to?
      3) Who holds IP (funder, supervisor, you)?
      4) How can I safely share data?
      5) How can I turn an idea into a product?

      Register here.

  • Child Health and Wellness Seminars
  • ACHRITA Events: please visit ACHRITA website.


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