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CAURA Webinars  are $90 (plus tax) for members/$125 (plus tax) for non-members/$700 (plus tax) group rate for up to 10 registrants, unless otherwise noted. Members receive a discount when registering for a series. After March 31, 2015, CAURA webinars will only be open to CAURA members .

To register for any webinar, please email executive_director@caura-acaru.ca. Webinars typically start right on time so please log-in a few minutes early. The meeting room opens 15-30 minutes in advance.

All webinars below have spots available unless otherwise noted. CAURA has several webinars each month so please visit this page often! In 2014 CAURA offered 71 webinars to its membership at discounted rates, including 19 free webinars. CAURA volunteers are also able to access 2 webinars of their choice per year at no cost.

Interested in presenting a webinar to CAURA members? Please email executive_director@caura-acaru.ca and read about our volunteer recognition on the Volunteers page.

Upcoming Webinars

Clinical Trials Insurance and HIROC Coverage (free for members, $125 for non-members)

Led by James Penafiel and Wanda Thrush
February 2, 2015 at 12:00-1:00 p.m. EST

Leading Strategically: The University of Alberta RSO Perspective (free for those who attended Part I - Dec. 11/14, other members $90, non-members $125)

Led by Lorraine Deydey and Megan McDougald
February 11, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. - 13:00 p.m. EST (Please note broadcast time)

Creating a Respectful Workplace (free for members, $125 for non-members)

Led by Judith MacIntosh and Susanne Mary O'Donnell
February 17, 2015 at 12:00-1:00 p.m. EST

Strategies for Research Promotion ($90 for members, $125 for non-members)

Led by Kelly Blair-Matuk and Melinda Knox, Queen's University
February 18, 2015 at 12:00-1:00 p.m. EDT.

Developing Inter-departmental Processes at a Small Institution ($90 for members, $125 for non-members)

Led by Deborah Zornes and Gwen Hill
February 19, 2015 at 12:00-12:45 p.m. EST

IP Issues in Research Contracts that Impact Technology Transfer and Commercialization ($90 for members, $125 for non-members)

Led by Elizabeth Tharakan
February 23, 2015 at 12:00-1:00 p.m. EST. 

Navigating a Changing Research Landscape - Discovery, Research Expertise and Funding Opportunity Matching (free for members, $125 for non-members)

Led by Jeremy McLaughlin
February 24, 2015 at 12:00-1:00 p.m. EST.

 The True Cost of Doing Research ($90 for members, $125 for non-members)

Led by Sharon Wu
March 9, 2015 at 12:00-1:00 p.m. EST.

The Basics of Proposal Writing: The Journey to Yes ($90 for members, $125 for non-members)

Led by S. Leslie McIntosh
March 10, 2015 at 12:00-1:00 p.m. EST

Social Media ($90 for members, $125 for non-members)

Led by Krista Jensen
March 13, 2015 at 12:00-1:00 p.m. EST

Save the date: March 18/15 for a tech transfer topic
($90 for members, $125 for non-members)

Research with Aboriginal Communities ($90 for members, $125 for non-members)

Led by Kate Beamer
March 23, 2015 at 12:00-1:00 p.m. EST

Welcome to CAURA (free for members and those interested in learning about CAURA)

Led by Anita Sham and Sarah Lampson
  March 24, 2015 at 12:00-1:00 p.m. EST

 TBA (Clinical Research Ethics topic) ($90 for members, $125 for non-members)

Led by Alice Virani
March 31, 2015 at 12:00-1:00 p.m. EST

Data Migration Strategy (Human Ethics Applications) ($90 for members)

Led by Kate Williams, Manager of Research Ethics and Compliance, University of Calgary
April 1, 2015 at 12:00-1:00 p.m. EDT.

From a Federal Budget Announcement to a Funding Competition: How Budget Policy Becomes a CFI Competition (free for members) (waiting list)

Led by Guy Levesque, Director of Programs, CFI
April 16, 2015 at 12:00-1:00 p.m. EDT.

Networking for Introverts (free for CAURA members)

Led by Katie Porter, Manager, Research Contracts, Hamilton Health Sciences and Sarah Lampson, CAURA ED, co-authors Steer Your Career: A Research Administrator's Manual for Mapping Success and The A-Z Guide to Research Contract Review
May 11, 2015 at 12:00-12:45 p.m. EDT

Costing and Pricing a Funding Proposal

Led by Robyn Roscoe, Bsc, PMP
June 15, 2015 at 12:00-1:00 p.m. EDT.

Financial Project Management

Led by Robyn Roscoe, Bsc, PMP
June 24, 2015 at 12:00-1:00 p.m. EDT.

Leadership Lessons (Advanced Project Management certificate, Part 1 of 2) ($90 or $75 each if you register for parts 1 and 2)

Led by Robyn Roscoe, BSc, PMP
September 28, 2015 at 12:00-1:30 p.m. Eastern.

Research Project Management (Advanced Project Management certificate, Part 2 of 2) ($90 or $75 each if you register for parts 1 and 2)

Led by Robyn Roscoe, BSc, PMP
October 5, 2015 at 12:00-1:30 p.m. Eastern.

Managing in All Directions ($90 for members)

Led by Robyn Roscoe, BSc, PMP
October 26, 2015 at 12:00-1:00 p.m. Eastern.

Annual Conference

CAURA's 2015 Annual Conference will be held in Toronto from Sunday May 24th until May 27 at the Royal York.

CAURA's 2014 Annual Conference was held in Ottawa, June 15-18, 2014. CAURA members may access presentation slides and posters via our Othree portal.

Congratulations to Katie Porter from Hamilton Health Sciences for winning the 2014 Process Pathways Poster Competition.

 

 

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