SURE Research Day

August 25 and 26, 2021 | 8:30 am – 1:00 pm each day

This event is an excellent opportunity to learn more about the exciting research that is being conducted by UCVM Summer Students. Students will present their research in featured oral and short oral presentations.

The SURE Research Days Organizing Committee will be hosting a Participation Passport prize competition*. Complete your passport and be entered to win prizes! Simply fill in the codes given before and after each presentation to collect points. Participants with the most points will be entered into a prize draw.

Prizes include:

  • $100 Amazon voucher
  • $25 Skip the Dishes gift cards (x4) and
  • $10 Tim Hortons gift cards (x10)

Please send your completed passport to Julia Canet Pons by Tuesday, August 31st. Winners will be announced by Friday, September 3rd.

*NOTE: SURE Research Days Organizing Committee members and students awarded prizes for best long and short oral presentations are not eligible to participate in the passport contest.

DEADLINE: August 20, 2021

DEADLINE: August 6, 2021 at 4:00pm

Questions? Comments? Please contact: Brenda Moore at

PLEASE NOTE: All SURE summer students are expected to participate in the SURE Research Days and submit an abstract for consideration

If you have questions about the event, please contact:

Graduate Students:

  • Kabita Baral
  • Kayla Strong

Postdoctoral Fellows:

  • Anne-Marieke Smid
  • Charlie Kwok
  • Julia Canet Pons
  • Tahir Ali
  • Waqas Tahir

Faculty Members:

  • Daniel Pang
  • Dongyan Niu
  • Hermann Schaetzl
  • Holly Sparks
  • Johnathan Canton
  • Marie-France Roy
  • Ning Cheng


  • Brenda Moore

For more information about the Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) program click here