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Student Trainee Rounds

T-CAIREM 2021 Student Trainee Rounds – Call for Applicants 

*This competition is now closed.*

See the selected researchers of the 2021 Student Trainee Rounds along with the titles of their abstracts.

T-CAIREM is excited to announce the 2021 Student Trainee Rounds. This competitive seminar series will highlight innovative and outstanding research at the intersection of artificial intelligence (AI) and healthcare across the University of Toronto’s graduate and professional programs. 

We are now accepting applications from graduate students across faculties as well as MD students. Selected students will be awarded the opportunity to present their research at Trainee Rounds. This is an exciting opportunity to showcase your work to AI in healthcare leaders. 

Student Trainee Rounds consist of a bi-monthly public seminar series with one-hour virtual presentations beginning in April 2021. Two students will be awarded per session and required to give a 20-minute presentation of their research, followed by 10 minutes for Q&A and discussion. The topic areas can include any research at the intersection of AI and medicine including (but not limited to): methodological research, translational clinical projects, education, data governance, health policy, health economics and ethics. 

How to apply

Eligible students are invited to complete the PDF application below and return it via email to Please include "Student Trainee Rounds Application" in the subject line of your email.

  • The deadline to apply has now passed, but was originally February 1, 2021. 
  • Submitted abstracts will be critically assessed by a panel of experts.
  • Students selected to present their work will be contacted by February 15, 2021.

Judging and Awards

At the conclusion of the 2021 Student Trainee Rounds, an expert panel will judge the presented work and select one student to receive the T-CAIREM 2021 Trainee Rounds Research Award valued at $500. The remaining speakers will each receive a $100 award for being selected. 

All selected speakers will have their work promoted on the T-CAIREM website and social media channels. We look forward to your submissions!