Announcement: Jay Keystone Memorial Award
In recognition of Dr. Keystone’s contribution to the education of graduate and medical students at the University of Toronto, IMS created the Jay Keystone Memorial Award for Innovation in Scientific Communication. This annual award provides a grant of up to $2,000 to an IMS student(s), supported by a faculty member, to create a new initiative that demonstrates innovation and excellence in the communication of medical science to diverse audiences.
- 1-page letter of support from a faculty member
The application should be well grounded in the values, interests and skills of the applicant(s). The shortlisted applicants will also be required to give a 3-minute pitch of their proposal to the adjudicators. The recipient will be determined based on the quality of the application and pitch. A report on the success and impact of the initiative is expected one year after the award is provided.