Month: May 2022

CIPO Conference Bursaries Available

by Whitney

CIPO is pleased to announce ten $500 travel bursaries for members interested in attending our National Conference in Ottawa. These bursaries are to assist those who would experience financial difficulty or would be unable to attend due to financial circumstances.  For the first ten successful applicants, $500 will be awarded for travel expenses as well…



CIPO Immunology Resident Research Grant applications open

by Whitney

CIPO is pleased applications are now open for the CIPO Immunology Resident Research Grant in honour of our 25th anniversary. Up to two residents will be awarded, pending the complexity of proposed study. The maximum award pool is $10,000. Submission Deadline: All applications are due to be submitted to the following e-mail address: whitney.goulstone@cipo.ca by…



CIPO Study Published

by Whitney

CIPO’s COVID-19 study that looked at vaccine hestitancy in PI patients has been published in the journal for Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. We are pleased to have supported this research and be taking part in important developments in the primary immunodeficiency community.  The article, “Understanding attitudes and obstacles to vaccination against COVID-19 in patients with…



CIPO COVID Q&A Webinar

by Whitney

May 10th, CIPO held another COVID Q&A webinar with two of our medical directors: Dr. Bruce Ritchie and Dr. Kyla Hildebrand. You can watch this webinar at our YouTube channel here: https://youtu.be/LJumbWkM6GY Thank you to everyone who submitted questions. We will be holding another COVID session at our conference in September.