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Canadian Academy of Health Sciences (CAHS) Fellowships

Description:Canadian Academy of Health Sciences (CAHS) fellowships recognize individuals of great accomplishment and achievement in the academic health sciences in Canada. CAHS works in partnership with the Royal Society of Canada and the Canadian Academy of Engineering to form the three Member Academies of the Council of Canadian Academies.
Discipline(s):Dentistry, Medicine, Pharmacy and Nutrition, Kinesiology, Biomedical Science, Social Sciences & Humanities, Health Research, Toxicology, Multi- or Cross-Disciplinary, Nursing, Physical Therapy
The CAHS recognizes the full breadth of academic health science ranging from fundamental science to social science and population health.
Eligibility:Fellows elected to the Academy will be well recognized by their peers nationally and internationally for their contributions to the promotion of health science. They will have demonstrated leadership, creativity, distinctive competencies and a commitment to advance academic health science.
Value:Fellows of the Academy are entitled to use the designation FCAHS (Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences) or MACSS (Membre de l'academie canadienne des sciences de la sante).
Application Procedures:Nomination form may be downloaded from website.
Contact Information:The Canadian Academy of Health Sciences, 774 Echo Drive, Ottawa, ON K1S 5N8 Phone: 613 260 4174; Fax 613 730 1116; e-mail
Deadline:March 22

Deadlines on awards may change from year to year. Double-check all deadlines at agency web sites to avoid late-entry disqualification.