CIHR Travel Award

CCHSA's Adriana Angarita Fonseca was nominated as being within the top 5% of doctoral students for participation in the CIHR Research Poster Presentation. Adriana is a PhD candidate in the Department of Community Health & Epidemiology supervised by Dr. Catherine Trask and Dr. Brenna Bath. As part of the award, CIHR has selected her to receive an amount of up to $1,000.00 to reimburse her travel/accommodations expenses to attend the Canadian Student Health Research Forum (June 12-15, 2018 in Winnipeg), where she will be presenting the poster entitled, “Chronic Back Disorders in Canadian adults: Results of the 2007-2014 Canadian Community Health Survey.”