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Event Recap: “Getting to the HEART of Preventing Cardiovascular Diseases”

On February 6 2014, IWIS hosted the second Cafe Scientifique to discuss the risk factors and preventive strategies of cardiovascular diseases. Dr. Gordon Francis, the Director at the Healthy Heart Pro… Read More

IWIS EVENT – Cafe Scientifique: Getting to the HEART of Preventing Cardiovascular Diseases

  Cafe Scientifique: Getting to the HEART of Preventing Cardiovascular Diseases When: February 6th, 2014, 6:00pm – 8:00pm Where: The Wicklow Pub Address: 610 Stamps Landing Vancouver, BC… Read More

Event Recap “How to market your skills to a job in a new field in a new country”

In today’s competitive job market, finding work requires more than just submitting resumes. This issue was the subject of this talk “How to market your skills to a job in a new field in a new country”… Read More

How to market your skills to a job in a new field in a new country?

  Society for Canadian Women in Science and Technology Promotes, encourages and empowers women and girls in science and technology… Read More

Event Recap – Effective Resumes

IWIS hosted another event on April 25, 2013. Nick Arden from SkillMatching.com talked about Effective Resumes to a small group gathered at Waves Coffee downtown. Everybody enjoyed their lattes and had… Read More

Recruiting Study Participants for Perimenopausal Hot Flush Study

Name of Study: Progesterone for Perimenopausal Hot Flushes and Night Sweats Purpose of this study: The purpose of this Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)-funded randomized controlled trial… Read More

Event Recap – How to Meet People and Get a Job?

Why doesn’t the best resume and writing skill always get you the job? This is the question that our speaker, Lorraine Graves, answered in the first IWIS event of the year on March 19. To put it simply… Read More

Effective Resumes

Nick Arden from Skill Matching will give us an exclusive presentation of online resume creation. He will answer the questions: Why Resumes? How Many Resumes? What should be, and should not be, in a Re… Read More

How to Meet People and Get a Job

“You can have the best résumé in the world but never get an interview. You can write the best English but no employer replies. Why not? It’s all about meeting people. It’s all about who knows you.” …… Read More

IWIS Event Recap: Mitacs – Inspiring Innovation

On November 20, IWIS were delighted to invite Sang Mah, the Director of Business Development for Mitacs, to speak about the exciting research and training programs-available for both Canadian and inte… Read More