Events & Opportunities


Opportunities


Rehabilitation Sciences Executive Committee

Join the Rehabilitation Sciences Executive Committee (RSEC) to represent and advocate for fellow students in Rehabilitation Sciences. 

Through committee membership, RSEC promotes academic excellence and social connectedness by organizing events, promoting a collaborative environment, and providing the necessary resources for academic success. 

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Rehabilitation Sciences Mentorship Program

Apply to be a mentor for the Rehabilitation Sciences Mentorship Program to assist new graduate students transitioning from undergraduate university, or professional work, into the research-focused graduate student environment. 

The program incorporates face-to-face mentoring with an online contact, networking events, and connections to career development resources including the annual RSEC Rehabilitation Sciences Research Day. 

For more information, contact RSEC at rsec.ubc@gmail.com


Events


Rehabilitation Sciences New Student Orientation

Join RHSC every July and January for the ‘New Student Orientation’, organized for incoming students in the September and January cohorts respectively. The New Student Orientation is your first stop on your Masters or Doctoral journey. This is a great time for you to connect with the RHSC Program staff, orient yourselves to the academic and administrative requirements for your degree, and learn more about the professional and social opportunities within the program.

For more information, contact the RHSC Program Assistant at rehab.gradprogram@ubc.ca

Rehabilitation Sciences Research Day

Hosted by RSEC, Rehabilitation Sciences Research Day is devoted to showcasing the diversity of research within the RHSC program. 

Event participants have the opportunity to learn what fellow students, post-doctoral fellows, and faculty members in the program are currently involved with. 

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Upcoming Opportunities and Events


Spring Graduate Awards Competition | May 2022

Date: May 3, 2022 @11:08 am

The Spring Graduate Awards Competition are Open! Please find the eligibility and application details/forms here: https://www.grad.ubc.ca/awards/spring-graduate-awards-competition   The internal application deadline for the Spring Awards is Wednesday May 4 at 4:30 PM for current and incoming RHSC Students and Trainees. Submit your application to rehab.gradprogram@ubc.ca by this deadline. Please ensure that the following is attached to […]

Canadian Student Health Research Forum (CSHRF) Travel Award | June 2022

Date: February 11, 2022 @11:34 am

The 2022 Canadian Student Health Research Forum (CSHRF) will take place during the week of June 13 – 17 (TBA if virtual or in-person).  This forum is a valuable opportunity for health research trainees in all fields at the doctoral level (PhD and MD/PhD) from across Canada to present their work, to network and to […]

RHSC Open Office Hours | Starting October 4 @ 2:00 pm PDT

Date: September 16, 2021 @11:24 am

You’re invited to a virtual open office hours session with Dr. Miller every other Monday to ask questions, gain insight, or provide feedback regarding the Rehabilitation Sciences Program. Office hours sign up/ registration is not required, this is meant to be an informal setting. However if you have matters that are sensitive, Dr. Miller will […]

Progress Report Deadline for Fellowship Holders | 1 June 2021

Date: June 18, 2021 @10:59 am

Please note that the Fellowship Holder Progress Reports are different than the RHSC Annual Progress Reports.  All multi-year fellowship holders should make systematic and consistent progress in their research. An annual research progress report, detailing the achievements of the previous year and the objectives for the next year, is required by the federal research councils […]

RHSC Open Office Hours | August 30 @ 1:30 pm PDT

Date: August 20, 2021 @4:44 pm

You’re invited to a virtual open office hours session with Dr. Miller every other Monday to ask questions, gain insight, or provide feedback regarding the Rehabilitation Sciences Program. Office hours sign up/ registration is not required, this is meant to be an informal setting. However if you have matters that are sensitive, Dr. Miller will […]