Canadian Association for Graduate Studies


11 Canadian 3MT® Finalists

Three minutes. Eleven of Canada's best minds. The power of the spoken word.


Graduate students from every corner of Canada are doing research that makes a difference in our lives, our communities, our economy and our world.
The 3MT competition offers them a chance to explain their work and why it matters.

A national winner will be chosen by our judges panel: Radio producers Tom Howell and Nicola Luksic, Dr. Danika Goosney - Director General, Science, Knowledge Translation and Ethics at the Canadian Institutes of Health Research and lead guitarist for the Tragically Hip, Rob Baker.

You can choose a People's Choice winner. Vote for the presentation that combines the best clarity and relevance.
Voting closes noon PACIFIC May 19 2016. Winners will be announced the week of June 6, 2016.

Voting is closed!

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for final results the week of June 6 2016


Entry #20163MTNAT001

Ana Maria Medina Ramirez
Production of Al-Ni foams by PM route using dolomite as a foaming agent

Entry #20163MTNAT002

Joshua Smee
Memorial University of Newfoundland
Building Connections: Political Participation, social capital and the built environment in St. John's Newfoundland

Entry #20163MTNAT003

Ubong Peters
Dalhousie University
Clinical Validation of a Novel Device for Assessment of Lung Mechanics: Effect of Weight Loss, Posture and Bronchodilation on Lung Mechanics

Entry #20163MTNAT004

Craig Jones
University of British Columbia, Vancouver Campus
The War Lawyers

Entry #20163MTNAT005

Dan Peach
Simon Fraser University
Making Scents of Mixed Signals: Mosquitoes Utilize Similar Cues to Locate Vertebrates and Floral Nectar

Entry #20163MTNAT006

Carly Cameron
Brock University
“Mirror, Mirror on the Wall…”

Entry #20163MTNAT007

Gah Jone Won
University of Waterloo
The Development of an Antibody-Drug Conjugate to Specifically Target and Soften the Crystalline Lens

Entry #20163MTNAT008

Oluwakemi Amodu
University of Alberta
Obstetric Fistula Policy in Nigeria

Entry #20163MTNAT009

Michael Moore
Ryerson University
Listening to the ‘Seeds’ of Cancer

Entry #20163MTNAT010

Justin Whitaker
University of Ottawa
Bacto-Glue for You (and Better Building Bases Too)

Entry #20163MTNAT011

Anastasia Shavrova
Queen’s University
Strategies on Winning the Game of Life