NSERC CREATE Training Program

in Bone and Joint Health Technologies

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Trainee Awards

In 2010-2011 year, HMRC-CREATE trainees received various awards at various conferences for "Best Presentations". Next are highlights of some of the awards.

  • Almosnino, S. (2011). Sport Research Intelligence Sportive (SIRC) Research Award (as co-author). $2000

  • Almosnino, S. (2011). Canadian Society of Biomechanics Doctoral Student Award - 8th Annual Ontario Biomechanics Conference, Barrie, ON. $150.

  • Almosnino, S. (2011). Best Podium Presentation Award (as co-author) - 5th.

  • Almosnino, S. (2011). Annual Canadian Society for Life Science Research (CSLSR) Conference, Montreal, QC. $500.

  • Almosnino, S. (2010). Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation Summer Internship Research Program in Injury Prevention. $9000

  • Brandon, S. First runner-up: Grand Challenge Competition to Predict In Vivo Knee Loads. American Society of Mechanical Engineers Summer Bioengineering Conference. Farmington, PA. June 22-25, 2011.

  • Diaconescu E, Almosnino S, Brown C, Bardana D, Stevenson J. Differentiating between maximal and submaximal knee extension efforts using isokinetic dynamometry. Presented at the 5th Annual Canadian Society for Life Science Research (CSLSR) Conference, August 13-14, 2010, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. (National, podium). Best Podium Presentation Award Winner.

  • Hayami, J. Canadian Biomaterials Society Best Presentation Award for 2011 meeting (awarded per session).