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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 sends out a bi-weekly newsletter. To be added to the ACHRI trainee mailing list, please register as an ACHRI trainee. 

ACHRI is pleased to partner with CSM institutes and other programs on campus - please check out their current offerings by clicking on links below:

ACHRI Trainee Funding Competitions

Please see our Trainee Funding page for details on various ACHRI trainee awards and funding opportunities.

Courses and Workshops

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.

  • Child Health and Wellness Seminars
  • REALISE Module Workshops
    • These workshops are open to HBI REALISE and ACHRI STEP program members. Registration is limited and on a first-come, first-served basis, so sign up soon! Visit the ACHRI calendar for details and to register.
  • GradSnacks
    • GradSnacks is a new grad-student focused program launching on the Foothills campus to address food insecurity among the population. With support from the GSA’s Quality Money, GradSnacks will provide free, nutritious snacks to graduate students 24/7. The program launches on January 18th, and is available to all Foothills campus graduate students. We have partnered with the CFD to operate GradSnacks out of the ZenDen in HSC G214. See poster for more details.
  • ACHRITA Events:
    • ACHRITA Research in Progress Seminars
      • ACHRITA invites all child health and wellness researchers and trainees to join in-person or on Zoom!
        • When: First Tuesday of each month, 2023, 12 - 1 pm
        • Where: HSC Theatre 4 or join via Zoom (passcode: RIP)


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