UHN PDA Meeting Calendar

A list of upcoming meetings and agendas, and archive of former general and officer's meetings



OCI Postdoc Calendar Events


Upcoming meetings 

Career Assistance

Career Development Series

Teaching opportunities  

Scientific Guidance

Postdoc Seminar Series

Guidelines on Postdoc training for PI's

Social Interaction

Social events

International Orientation


University Status

Postdoc benefits 

Suggestions?  Contact OCI.PDA at gmail dot com

 Useful Links

  • More recent meeting updates have been moved to the U of Toronto Postdoctoral Association PDA Meetings webpage.  If there is sufficient interest, we can re-initiate OCI meetings, but right now, the issues are more inclusive, and involve issues that affect all Toronto-affiliated postdocs.
  • October 30th, 2007 Toronto Postdoctoral Training Meeting
    • Medical Sciences Building, Room 2172, 3-5pm
    • Dean of Graduate Students Susan Pfeiffer will present the University's current plans for postdoctoral training program
    • A team of postdocs and postdoctoral offices from other institutions, invited by the National Postdoctoral Association, will lead a discussion about postdoctoral training in Toronto
    • To RSVP, go to  http://tinyurl.com/33cklm
  • September, 2007 General Postdoctoral Association Meeting
    •  The UHN Postdoctoral Association will be holding a meeting on Wednesday September 12th at 4pm in the PMH 6th Floor Auditorium, immediately following the CIHR Workshop for Graduate Students and Postdocs.
    • Summary of Agenda items to be covered:
      • Update on plans for the coming year
      • National Postdoctoral Association Team Visit Planning
      • Update on efforts to change Tax Status of Postdocs
      • Postdoctoral Training Program update   
  • July 2007 Executive Council Meeting
    • Minutes to be posted soon 
  • May, 2007 General Postdoctoral Association Meeting
    •  The UHN Postdoctoral Association will be holding a meeting on Friday May 4th at 1pm in the MaRS Centre, TMDT Tower, room 4-204
    • Summary of Agenda items covered:
      • Potential tax changes for postdocs for the coming year
      • Postdoctoral Seminar Series initiation in coming month - volunteers requested!
      • Feedback on postdoctoral policies, training opportunities is being invited from University
      • Call for nominations to UHN Postdoctoral Association Board of Directors and Officer positions 
      • Abstract reviewers requested for MBP Student Research Symposium
    • for more details, click here
  • April, 2007 General Postdoctoral Association Meeting 
    • The next meeting is going to be held in late April.  The Postdoctoral Seminar Series is currently being organized, and schedule details will be finalized at that meeting, for publication to this website.  Keep checking here for more details. 
    • Agenda items for this meeting include:
      •  Composition of UHN Postdoc Board of Directors
      • Nominations for the open positions on the board
      • Finalization of schedule / location for Postdoctoral Seminar Series
      • Tax update - scholarship / fellowship information 
      • National Postdoctoral Association Annual Meeting updates 




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