Doctoral student Irene Podolak receives coveted graduate scholarship
Published on April 20 2012
Doctoral student Irene Podolak was recently awarded with the Frederick Banting and Charles Best Canada Graduate Scholarship.
Podolak is a PhD student in Applied Health Sciences, focusing on Social and Cultural Health Studies. Her project was titled "A study of the how predictive analytics is being applied by health leaders around the globe to make decisions about the future."
The award is adminstered by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) and dedicated to the memory of Sir Frederick Banting and Dr. Charles Best, which honours their co-discovery of insulin and as leaders in other fields of health research.