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Canadian Paediatric Society

The Emerging Professional in Child Maltreatment Grant

The Emerging Professional in Child Maltreatment Grant was created by the CPS Child and Youth Maltreatment Section to foster the developing interest of a medical trainee in the field of child maltreatment. The grant will support travel and participation costs of a trainee at the annual National Symposium on Advanced Practices in Child Maltreatment (aka “Toronto Symposium”). The section may award one grant annually, up to a maximum of $1,350.

Upon completion of the Symposium, grant recipients are required to submit a brief (500 word) report to the section executive on information learned and reflection on how this may be incorporated into future practice.

Submission deadline: March 31

Nominations

Applicants must:

  • Be a medical trainee (medical student, resident, fellow) with a strong interest in the field of child maltreatment paediatrics
  • Have a letter of support of a CPS member of the Child and Youth Maltreatment Section (Sponsor)
  • Be available to attend in full the Symposium on Advanced Practices in Child Maltreatment Paediatrics 

Submissions

Submissions must include:

  • A completed application form
  • Letter(s) of support from sponsor (member of the Child and Youth Maltreatment Section)
  • Current CV

Applications must be received by March 31:

  • Submit by email to: education@cps.ca 
  • Email subject: “Application Emerging Professional Grant 2017_LAST NAME”
  • Include application form, letter of support, and CV as separate attachments

Incomplete or late applications will not be considered.

Last updated: Sep 15 2017