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OIRM Seminars and Rounds

2017-02-23
Toronto, Ontario

On Thursday, February 23, from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m., Kristen Brennand, New York Stem Cell Foundation-Robertson Investigator & Associate Professor, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York, will be speaking on "Modelling Predisposition to Schizophrenia using Human Stem Cells." This seminar is co-hosted by Ontario Institute for Regenerative Medicine (OIRM), Medicine by Design and Developmental and Stem Cell Biology Program at SickKids.

Location: SickKids Peter Gilgan Centre for Research and Learning, PGCRL, Multi-Media Room & Event Room 2a
                 686 Bay Street, The Hospital for Sick Children

2017-02-01

Location: Red Room | 2nd floor | Donnelly Centre
, 160 College Street | University of Toronto

On Wednesday, February 1 at 4 p.m. join us for two exciting talks:

  • Dean Betts, PhD (Professor, University of Guelph and Western Ontario); "Sole fuel source to enhance pluripotency"
  • John Coles, MD (Senior Associate Scientist, SickKids Research Institute) "Regenerative approaches in Congenital Heart Disease"

Join the webcast (live at time of event): http://mediacast.ic.utoronto.ca/20170201-OIRM/index.htm

2017-01-11

Location: Red Room | 2nd floor | Donnelly Centre
, 160 College Street | University of Toronto

On Wednesday, January 11 at 4 p.m. join us for two exciting New Ideas Grantee talks:

  • Tom Waddell, MD* (Senior Scientist, University Health Network); "Biomimetic modelling of the physical environment to control cell behaviour" *Grant co-founded by Medicine by Design
  • Charles Tator, MD* (Senior Scientist, University Health Network) & Andrea Mothe PhD (Krembil Research Institute) "Dissolving scar tissue to promote regeneration after spinal cord injury" *Grant co-funded by Medicine by Design 

Join the webcast (live at time of event): http://mediacast.ic.utoronto.ca/20170111-OIRM/index.htm

2016-11-09
Toronto, Ontario

Location: Red Room | 2nd floor | Donnelly Centre
, 160 College Street | University of Toronto

On Wednesday, November 9 at 4 p.m. join us for two exciting New Ideas Grantee talks:

  • Tae-Hee Kim* (Assistant Professor, University of Toronto and The Hospital For Sick Children); “The role of Atoh1 in intestinal development” *Grant co-funded by Medicine by Design
  • John Vessey (Assistant Professor, University of Guelph); “Protein inactivation by agrochemicals as a mechanism underlying development of Autism Spectrum Disorder”

Join the webcast (live at time of event): http://mediacast.ic.utoronto.ca/20161109-OIRM/index.htm

2016-03-30
Toronto, Ontario

On Wednesday, March 30th at 3 pm, Alejandro Sánchez Alvarado, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator, Stowers Institute for Medical Research, will be speaking on "The developmental plasticity of the planarian, Schmidtea mediterranea." OIRM has teamed up with SickKids Research Institute's Developmental and Stem Cell Biology Department and the University of Toronto's Faculty of Medicine to bring you this engaging seminar. 

Location: Daniels Hollywood Theatre, 1246 Black Wing, 555 University Avenue, The Hospital for Sick Children

Join the webcast (live at time of the event).

Upcoming Translation Talks will be added to this page as they are announced.