Benefits of Membership

The benefits of being an Associate of the Institute include:

  • Contributing to the development of a world class research institute
  • Opportunities to network with others interested in research related to promoting healthy living and chronic disease prevention and to share your expertise (e.g., through research interest groups and IHLCDP-sponsored events)
  • Opportunities to be involved in interdisciplinary research as a principal investigator, co-investigator or community collaborator
  • Support for developing partnerships with government, non-governmental organizations, community groups, private foundations and business.
  • Being part of a network of researchers with strong links to the local, national and international research community, policy makers, and service providers
  • Assistance with research team development and grant applications
  • Attending presentations, research seminars, and workshops on topics related to healthy living and chronic disease prevention.
  • Showcasing your research in local, national and international research events initiated by the IHLCDP and having your Institute-relevant research activities profiled on the IHLCDP website
  • Invitations to all IHLCDP sponsored events (e.g., workshops, seminars, lectures)
  • Access to the latest research findings of studies completed by investigative teams associated with the IIHLCDP
  • The opportunity to have your trainees (e.g., undergraduate, graduate and postdoctoral students) be associated with the IHLCDP and benefit from Institute-sponsored opportunities
  • Receiving e-newsletters that will keep you abreast of the IHLCDP's activities and related local, national and international research activities
  • Being included in our Associate list on the IHLCDP website.

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