uOttawa welcomes five new Canada Research Chairs

Posted on Friday, May 4, 2018

 Professors Kin Chan, Constance Crompton, Damien D'Amours, Julie St-Pierre and Tracy Vaillancourt, newly appointed Canada Research Charis

From left to right: Professors Kin Chan, Constance Crompton, Damien D'Amours, Julie St-Pierre and Tracy Vaillancourt, newly appointed Canada Research Chairs

It starts with a conundrum, a societal problem that needs to be addressed. Then a hypothesis is drawn, tested and tinkered with. After which it is tested again and again. This simplified explanation describes the research process, a topic that is extremely familiar to the following five researchers from The University of Ottawa has been awarded Canada Research Chairs.

The latest appointed chairs will expand the University of Ottawa’s breadth and depth of research and expertise as they find novel ways to understand and treat cancers, protect mental health, and provide much necessary context with linked data.

To learn more about the five researchers.

 

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imaillou@uottawa.ca

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