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The meeting for RSC College Members will be held on May 15 and 16 at the University of Ottawa. The theme will be the role of new scholars for the future of the academy in Canada. The meeting will also be an opportunity for Members to connect and discuss College activities.

All Members are welcome to attend, and virtual participation will be available.

Language: Bilingual

Working Programme

Please show your interest in participating in the 2024 Annual College Meeting by registering at the following link.

Hotel Reservations

The preferred rate for the Royal Society of Canada offers a 17% discount off the Best Available Rate of the day, as listed on the Lord Elgin’s website. Reservations to be made directly with the Lord Elgin hotel either by calling direct at 613-235-3333 or by toll – free at 1-800-267-4298 or by e-mail at Please be sure to ask for the Royal Society of Canada Rates. This rate is quoted in Canadian funds, is net, non-commissionable and is subject to HST (13%) and MAT (5%). This discount does not apply to special package discounted rates. 

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RSC College Webinar Series | Mental Health and the Just Society: Structural Inequality and the Role of the Academy

As part of the meeting, the College will hold the fourth webinar as part of the College Webinar series. The event, Mental Health and the Just Society: Structural Inequality and the Role of the Academy, will be taking place on Thursday, May 16th, 2024, at 9:30am EDT. While this event is open virtually to the public, College Members will have the opportunity to watch the broadcast in-person at the College Meeting or participate remotely. 

The webinar will reflect on the question of how we ought to understand the place of mental health in the shape of a more just and fair Canadian society, while also encouraging attendees to consider the role that the academy and scholarly research can play in in helping us move toward greater mental health justice. Register here.