Rewarding Success Webinar

Date: Monday, October 23, 2017
Time: 2:00pm-3:30pm Pacific Daylight Time
Meeting Link (WebEx):
Recording: See our Resources Page


This webinar is an information webinar about BC-based applications to the Rewarding Success Initiative, launched by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) through the Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR) Initiative.

In this webinar, presenters will provide researchers with an overview of the concepts, and provide details about how they can apply for Rewarding Success in British Columbia with projects relating to the four provincial health care priorities, as identified by the Ministry of Health.

Representatives from the CIHR and the B.C. Ministry of Health will be present at the session to answer questions. Detailed information about the application process will also be discussed. There will be a question and answer period following the presentation.


Welcome and Introductions:


Minnie Downey
Executive Director, BC SUPPORT Unit
Rewarding Success Overview:


Jessica Nadigel, PhD, Canadian Institutes of Health Research
British Columbia’s Health Research Priorities:


Heather Davidson, Assistant Deputy Minister, British Columbia Ministry of Health


How to Apply:


Chaid Leneis, Program Delivery/Peer Review Team, IHSPR-CIHR
Supports for Applicants through the BC SUPPORT Unit:


Minnie Downey
Executive Director, BC SUPPORT Unit


All presenters will be available to answer your questions


How to Join:

This meeting will be held via Cisco WebEx (webconferencing). To fully participate, you will need:

  • a computer (preferred) or smart phone or tablet
  • an internet connection

Failing that, you can still participate via teleconference using the numbers below.

A few minutes before the meeting start time:

Click the Meeting Link:

Once connected to WebEx online, you need to connect to the audio side:

  • Click the Connect to Audio button
  • If you have a microphone and speakers or a webcam with a microphone, select Call using Computer (preferred).
  • Otherwise, select I Will Call In, pick up your telephone handset, and enter these three things:
  • phone number: 1-855-244-8680
  • access code:  286 942 556
  • your attendee number, as displayed in WebEx once you're connected

If needed, the meeting password is Network10 (case sensitive).

What to expect if you’ve never webconferenced before:

  • Once you’re connected to both WebEx and the audio side through your computer or telephone, you’ll be able to hear everyone just like a teleconference.
  • You will see others’ images from their webcams.
  • You’ll be given instructions for sending your webcam’s image, if you wish to.
  • Document(s) will be shared so that you can see them on your computer.
  • The WebEx will be recorded so that you can watch it later from an online link.