Partners in Research Partners In Research Canada is saddened by the loss of our founder Ron Calhoun. Ron was the man who coined the phrase “Marathon of Hope” and organized Terry Fox’s historic run. Ron also played a role in John and Jesse Davidson’s travels for Jesse’s Journey. Real-time, interactive video calls between Canadian researchers & K-12 classrooms across the country using just a laptop or tablet! Resource packages for Ontario grades 1-8 Science & Technology, incorporating storytelling, experiential learning, inquiry & virtual mentorship. Regional, national, & international competitions for grade 9-12 students - design & conduct your Biotechnology research with expert mentorship! Annual Awards presented to Canadians who demonstrate research excellence & commitment to public outreach. Webinar series featuring Canadian researchers, professionals & facilities, complete with a real-time Q&A - no webcam necessary. Partners In Research Canada’s YouTube channel (PIR TV) houses recorded videos, including previous PIR Live Event webinars.