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The CHEO Research Institute offers many opportunities for students and volunteers. If you are interested in training opportunities here, we invite you to submit your CV and cover letter (as one file) via the following link. We encourage you to learn more about our exciting research practice areas so that you may indicate your field of interest as part of the application form. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

RI-19-011 - Contracts Specialist - The CHEO Research Institute (CHEO RI) has an immediate requirement for a permanent part time Contracts Specialist. Reporting to the Chief Operations Officer, the successful candidate will negotiate, draft and administer contracts and other agreements with Industry, Canadian funding agencies, research institutions and private sector companies for clinical research activities at the CHEO RI. The incumbent will provide support and guidance to researchers, administrators, and the CHEO RI’s external clients on management and execution of contractual research projects according to CHEO RI policy.
Interested applicants may send a cover letter and CV to following the instructions below. 

RI-19-012 - Care4Rare Canada ( is national collaborative team of clinicians, bioinformaticians, and scientists with the collective goal to improve clinical care for patients and families affected by rare diseases by expanding and improving their diagnosis and treatment options. We are looking for a self-directed, highly motivated individual with excellent organizational skills to perform a variety of laboratory experiments including: Sanger sequencing, Next Generation Sequencing, Western Blot analysis, real-time PCR, Chromatin immunoprecipitaiton (ChIP), immunoprecipitaiton (IP), immunofluorescence (IF), cell culture, and a variety of other laboratory techniques. Significant experience with a variety of molecular laboratory techniques is essential.
Please send a complete CV and cover letter to Hanh Dao, Administrative Assistant, by email to:  

RI-19-013 - Research Coordinator - Under general supervision, the Research Coordinator provides assistance with diverse clinical research projects related to child neurology, including regulated treatment trials (project scheduling, REB submissions and renewals, database management, data entry, patient visit scheduling, invoicing, budgeting).
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter of interest and curriculum vitae to: Rosa Ramos ( 
 RI-19-015 - Research Assistant - The Research Assistant will assist researchers in the day-to day activities involved in the conduct of research including, but not limited to the creation and maintenance of research files according to study guidelines, the collection, scoring and coding of research information and the maintenance of databases.
Application letters, as well a detailed curriculum vitae and names of 3 references should be directed by email to Dr. Catherine Pound (

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