The Labatt Family Heart Centre offers various training opportunities to Fellows, Researchers and Students. The SickKids Research Training Centre provides additional funding opportunities for trainees. Please visit the Research Training Centre for additional information.
Further information on the Clinical Fellowship, Observership and Elective Programs can be found here.
The Labatt Family Heart Centre offers one to two year research fellowships. Fellowships commence July 1 and the focus is to enhance cardiology research (basic, clinical, translational) among trainees and develop a career in the field of cardiology.
Qualifications of Applicants
Candidates must possess an MD or PhD (or equivalent degree in a cardiac related field and be within 5 years from completion of their degree. Candidates must demonstrate at least 75 per cent protected research time. Candidates must submit the application along with the project description and an updated CV as part of the application process.
Candidates must identify a supervisor with expertise in cardiology research at SickKids.
Supervisors will need to provide a 1 - 2 page letter of support that describes:
- The mentorship plan
- Assures protected research time
- Demonstrates availability of funding for trainee salary supplement where applicable and for the research project.
Applications must be received by our office prior to December 7, 2016. Fellowships will commence on July 1, 2017. Completed applications can be emailed to Sue Morton email@example.com by the deadline date.
The application can be found here.
Additional paid and unpaid research fellowships are available on a case by case basis. Candidates must identify and contact a supervisor who agrees to oversee your project during your research term.
Students are encouraged to review the funding opportunities within the Research Training Centre.
Additional Research Student Positions: Investigate the areas of research which suit your interests and contact a Principal Investigator directly.
Volunteer Positions: Please contact Volunteer Resources for more information.