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News & Events | Articles | August 20, 2015

Introduction to the National Research Council and the Industrial Research Assistance Program

Hamid Sarreshtehdari, NRC/IRAP

August 20, 2015
12:00 - 12:50 pm
W21C Multi-Purpose Room
GD01, TRW Building
3280 Hospital Drive NW

Presentation Summary:

This presentation will provide an introduction to the re-structured National Research Counci (NRC) and the Industrial Research Assistance Program's (IRAP) role within the organization. The presentation will cover the IRAP mandate and mission, program delivery, when IRAP support can be most effective, where IRAP locations are, who IRAP support, and the types of support IRAP provides.

Learning Objectives:

1. Overview of the new NRC and its structure, and how it can be accessed.
2. How NRC and IRAP can be useful to W21C and its partners and clients.
3. How W21C can be connected with small/medium size companies in healthcare.
4. Exposure of W21C and its partner’s activities to NRC and IRAP.

The W21C Journal Club+ is a self-approved group learning activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of the Certification program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

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