Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology - Chair's Summer Student Program

The Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology’s Summer Student Research Program was started in 2015 by Dr. John Kingdom as a way to empower the research capacity and productivity of faculty members, while promoting training excellence and research exposure for students across the full breadth of the OBGYN specialty. The program encompasses the University of Toronto CREMS Summer Research Program as well as the Chair's Summer Student Award. Faculty members must have a primary appointment in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology to be eligible for participation.

 

CREMS

To support and encourage faculty participation in the CREMS program, the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology will provide $2750 in funding for up to one CREMS student to any faculty member who attains a CREMS Summer Research Program award.

For more information, please visit the CREMS website at http://www.md.utoronto.ca/summer-research-programs

Please be aware that the deadline for application does vary annually. Please contact crems.programs@utoronto.ca to obtain the application form and deadline information.

The upcoming deadline is: Friday Feb 10th, 2016

The application form can be found here.

 

Chair’s Summer Student Award

As part of the Chair’s Summer Student Program, this award will provide funding for faculty members to provide training opportunities for students interested in the field of Obstetrics and Gynaecology.  

Deadlines and Due Dates: Monday February 27th, 2017 and annually thereafter.
Please send the completed application package to obgyn.research@utoronto.ca

Please click here for more details.

 

Terms and Conditions

Faculty members cannot simultaneously hold a CREMS Summer Research Award as well as a Chair's Summer Student Award for the same student and/or research project.

 

Deliverables

Each student and faculty team must submit a picture of them TOGETHER as well as a brief one paragraph description of the experience by August 1. This will be published in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Annual Report.

 

Payment

Upon meeting all deliverables, please submit an invoice for the full amount along with financial reports (if applicable) and award letter to obgyn.research@utoronto.ca.

 

Back to Top