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For CACMID members who are technologists and who attended the 2018 Annual Scientific Conference, travel education grants are available. Clinical microbiology fellows enrolled in a Canadian training program may submit itemized expenses with receipts to a maximum of $1,000.

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For those attending the upcoming annual scientific conference in Vancouver, the final program is now available.  

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Nominations are now open for the 2018 John G. FitzGerald CACMID award. The John G. FitzGerald CACMID award recognizes Canadian Microbiologists that have significantly advanced the field of medical microbiology through their contributions to clinical, academic, and/or educational pillars. This prestigious honour is awarded each year at the annual CACMID meeting. The award includes a […]

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The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine of the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) and the Eastern Ontario Regional Laboratory Association (EORLA) invites applications for a full-time academic Microbiology position. Candidates must have an MD degree and hold or be eligible for certification in Medical Microbiology from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons […]

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This one-year post-doctoral fellowship supports the successful candidate for an intense, applied and project-oriented fellowship experience in diagnostic clinical microbiology under the supervision of two McMaster University faculty, in the setting of one of Canada’s busiest and most innovative clinical microbiology laboratories. Fellowship Poster (PDF Download)

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Canadian Blood Services is a national, not-for-profit, charitable organization operating at arm’s length from government. Its primary mission is to manage the national blood system for Canadians, whose supply chain is linked to over 500 hospitals across Canada, performing a vital life-saving function. Created in 1998, it is the successor to the Canadian Red Cross […]

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The Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA) invites applications for the position of Medical Director within the Row Romanow Provincial Laboratory (RRPL) of the Provincial Program for Pathology and Laboratory Services. This position’s accountability will include leadership in Public Health, RRPL site leadership and as a key stakeholder of Microbiology and Biochemistry integration locally and provincially as […]

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The Provincial Public Health Laboratory (ProvLab), Alberta Health Services is inviting applications from clinical microbiologists to join the ProvLab team. This position is based at the Calgary site of ProvLab, but may be relocated to Edmonton depending on future operational requirements. ProvLab offers an excellent environment for career development opportunities to pursue clinical and research […]

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