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Ask Steven Barnes & Erin Michalak anything on Reddit for World Bipolar Day!

Caden Poh on March 13, 2019   |    No Comments

On March 29, Dr. Steven Barnes and Dr. Erin Michalak will be representing CREST.BD on our first ever “Ask me Anything” on Reddit (r/IAmA) to honor World Bipolar Day! Date: March 29, 2019 Time: Starting 10:00AM Pacific (1:00PM Eastern) Link: Reddit (r/IAmA); direct link to AMA Steven and Erin will be responding … Read more

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Dr. Emma Morton awarded Iain Wallace Research Medal

Caden Poh on March 6, 2019   |    No Comments

Dr. Emma Morton has been awarded the Iain Wallace Research Medal for the Most Outstanding Doctorate Student, 2018. This award is granted to one graduating doctorate student from Swinburne University of Technology based on both the contribution their research has made to their field of enquiry, and their accomplishments during … Read more


Call for Applications: Marshall Scholars and Fellows Program in Mental Health

Caden Poh on March 1, 2019   |    No Comments

The Institute of Mental Health (IMH) and the Department of Psychiatry at the University of British Columbia are now inviting applications for a new series of Scholar and Fellow awards – the Marshall Scholars and Fellows Program in Mental Health, to specifically support the training of young investigators in translational … Read more


Dr. Steven Barnes wins 3M National Teaching Fellow Award!

Caden Poh on February 15, 2019   |    No Comments

We are proud to announce that CREST.BD Deputy Lead and Co-Director Dr. Steven Barnes has been awarded Canada’s most prestigious recognition of excellence in educational leadership and teaching at the university and college level – the 3M National Teaching Fellow award. Dr. Barnes was among ten winners selected for the award … Read more