Department of Medicine

CALL FOR PAPERS: Canadian Humboldt Association (HAC) 2019 Kolleg Transitions (May 9-11)

Jan 21, 2019

The year 2019 marks the 250th birth anniversary of Alexander von Humboldt.  To celebrate this event, the Humboldt Association of Canada (HAC) is happy to announce a Kolleg to be held between May 9 to 11, 2019 at the University of Ottawa. The theme of this symposium will be ‘Transitions’.  We invite Canadian Humboldians and researchers to submit abstracts to the Kolleg and present their interpretations of the word 'Transitions.'  The symposium will also provide an opportunity for researchers to learn more about AvH programs and funding assistance.


Theme: Transitions

Location: University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

Symposium dates: May 9 to May 11, 2019

2019 Humboldt Kolleg Program. **UPDATED**

Important Deadlines

Abstract submission deadline:  October 15,  2018

Notice of acceptance or rejection of abstracts:  October 29, 2018

Registration deadline: April 30, 2019

Kolleg organizing committee

Dr.-Ing. Abdulmotaleb El Saddik (Email:

Dr. Jennifer Decker (Email: )

Prof. Chung-Wai Chow (Email: )

More details

For the latest news and updates on the Kolleg, check here.

For the Humboldt Foundation Liaison Office of Canada website, click here.