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Jennifer Brunet receives one of the 2014 John Charles Polanyi prizes
Assistant professor at the School of Human Kinetics, Dr. Jennifer Brunet receives the 2014 John Polanyi prize in the Physiology/Medicine category for her research into the ways physical activity can not only have a positive effect on treatment of cancer and recovery, but can also prevent the deadly disease. Read the COU media release and Dr. Brunet's profile.
New this year: It is now possible to submit application electronically.
The 2015 John Charles Polanyi Prizes
The government of the province of Ontario is annually awarding those prizes to outstanding researchers in the early stages of their career who are continuing to post-doctoral studies or have recently started a faculty appointment at an Ontario university. Please consult the memorandum for candidates, the announcement of the COU and the application form to learn more about the details regarding those prizes. The deadline to submit your application is Monday, December 1st, 2014.