Large population based data sets hold the promise of transforming research in Canada and around the world.
Today, Genome Canada, together with Natural Resources Canada (NRCan), is pleased to launch a Request for Applications for the 2020 Large-Scale Applied Research Project Competition: Genomics Solutions for Natural Resources and the Environment.
Genome Canada is delighted to announce the selection of Scott Davies as Vice-President, Corporate Services and Chief Financial Officer, effective January 1, 2020.
In this new role, Scott will provide expertise and leadership in the development and implementation of financial and corporate strategies that support the operations of Genome Canada in alignment with its strategic direction.
On behalf of the Board of Directors of Genome Canada, Chair of the Board Dr. Elizabeth Douville announced today the appointment of Dr. Rob Annan as the organization’s new President and CEO, starting January 1, 2020.
Genome Canada is pleased to advise the research community of an upcoming funding opportunity – the 2020 Large-Scale Applied Research Project Competition: Genomic Solutions for Natural Resources and the Environment. This Competition is anticipated to be formally launched in January 2020 with detailed guidelines and application forms available at that time. Genome Canada is in discussion with other organizations as potential partners for this competition.
Funding supports regional Genome Centres, more than 300 genomics researchers
Genomics research is driving innovation across fields such as health, forestry, agriculture, fisheries and energy, leading to major developments to our economy while improving Canadians’ health and environment.