Welcome to the 2018 CHHD Scientific Retreat


CHHD one-day retreat is organized in a convivial and a fun way that program members, guests, and sponsors have ample time to get to know one another, share ideas, reinforce and initiate collaborations.


All members from the CTB (http://rimuhc.ca/chhd-researchers#CTBmembers) and the CORE (http://rimuhc.ca/chhd-researchers#COREmembers) are invited to participate in this event where they can present their research in either oral or poster presentation form.


This year 7 Investigators are invited to give oral presentations that provide an overview on their general program of study while trainees and staff are invited to present posters to share specific details of their respective projects.


 We have a pleasure to welcome a keynote speaker:

Dr.Kym Boycott, MD, PhD, FRCPC

CHEO, Research Institute, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa








Trainees are encouraged to take part in: 

1- Poster competition


2- Oral pitch competition

  • 5 minute thesis competition: PhD Students have just 5 minutes to give a compelling presentation about your thesis topic/data and its significance/impact with only one PowerPoint slide.


  • 3 minute research project competition: New students have three minutes to give a one Power Point slide presentation about your research project in the coming year and how it is meaningful and impactful in improving child health.


Prizes will be awarded for the three best posters and oral presentations


























































































November 30 2018

New Residence Hall
3625 Avenue du Parc
Montréal, Québec
Canada, H2X 3P8

Registration deadline

Monday, November 26 2018 - 19:00

Submission deadlines

Poster presentation: Friday, November 23 2018 - 00:00
5 minutes thesis pitch (PhD): Friday, November 23 2018 - 07:00
3 minutes research project pitch (Master): Friday, November 23 2018 - 00:00

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