Organization: Canadian Network for Vaccines and Immunotherapeutics

Two NCEs fail in bid for renewed funding

The Networks of Centres of Excellence (NCE) has approved just one of three NCEs applying for their second seven-year funding cycle. The Canadian Stroke Network (CSN) was recommended for re-funding by the NCE selection committee, chaired by Dr Camille Limoges. The committee did not recommend additional funding for either the Canadian Network for Vaccines and…

Three NCEs pass mid-term review

Three Networks of Centres of Excellence created in 1999 have passed their mid-term reviews and received a total of $39 million to fund their research through to March 31/06. The Canadian Stroke Network, AquaNet and the Canadian Network for Vaccines and Immunotherapeutics were reviewed by expert panels that examined research excellence, training of highly qualified…