Sponsored by CAMH, CAMH ENGAGE and BMO

Second Annual Breakthrough Challenge

Congratulations to our two finalists: Allison Crawford and Stephanie Ameis.

If you haven't had a chance to watch their videos, check them out below. Then you will have one last chance to vote for the research that speaks the most to you at our live event. The winner will get $10,000 towards their research!

Many thanks to all of the researchers who participated in this year's Breakthrough Challenge, and to everyone who voted.

77,055 Total Votes

Dr. Allison Crawford

Dr. Arun Tiwari

Dr. Stephanie Ameis

Dr. George Foussias

Whether it's delving into the complexities of the brain to prevent Alzheimer's or exploring the promise of epigenetics, CAMH is on the cusp of making breakthroughs in the diagnosis and prevention of mental illness.

The Breakthrough Challenge is an opportunity to showcase the very best and brightest minds at CAMH.

This year The Breakthrough Challenge will feature four of CAMH's most promising young researchers. Beginning on October 19th you can watch a video that explains their research and vote for the research project that speaks the most to you. Votes will be tallied on October 30th and the two finalists will debate live at our event on November 5th. Attendees will cast the final votes for the winner and runner up, both of whom who will receive money towards their research program.

The Breakthrough Challenge

Thursday, November 5th, 2015
7:00pm - 2nd Floor Events
461 King Street West, Toronto
(King & Spadina)

Tickets $135


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