This Fellowship is being offered to help us with our vision to find the cause of and cure for brain tumours while improving the quality of life for those we serve and in recognition of the critical need for increased focus on brain tumour research. The Richard Motyka Brain Tumour Research Fellowship encourages and enables young clinicians and scientists to enter the field of brain tumour research and will accelerate studies leading to a cure for brain tumours. Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada is seeking outstanding young brain tumour researchers to continue the Richard Motyka Brain Tumour Research Fellowship July 1, 2012 for studies to be conducted in Canada.
1. An MD has a five year window of opportunity. The candidate will be within two years of residency completion or will be within three years of post-residency training as of July 1, 2012. If residency program mandates research work earlier, indicate on the application, question #3. 2. A PhD has a three-year window of opportunity. An eligible candidate will have his/her doctorate by January 1, 2012 and will have no more than three years postdoctoral laboratory experience by July 1, 2012.