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New Research Shows How Protein Strains May Vary for Those Affected by Neurodegenerative Diseases

New research by a University of Toronto biochemist published in Nature Neuroscience looks at how protein strains may vary in the brains of those affected by progressive neurodegenerative diseases, like Parkinson’s Disease.
Dec 2 / 2019

Faculty Aims to Better Detect Gender Imbalances in Learner Assessments

The Faculty of Medicine, in collaboration with its affiliated teaching sites, is reviewing its processes to determine how to better detect – and flag for review – potential gender inequities and imbalances at clinical rotation sites for more than 3,600 medical trainees.
Nov 29 / 2019

U of T Study Reveals Why Nicotine Initially Feels Disgusting and How This Could Help Smokers Quit

Scientists have pinpointed the brain cells responsible for nicotine aversion in mice, in a finding that could lead to new smoking cessation treatments.
Nov 27 / 2019

Revolutionizing Hospital Care with Artificial Intelligence: Dr. Muhammad Mamdani

Dr. Muhammad Mamdani was the keynote speaker at the annual Dean’s Lunch, an event hosted by Dean Trevor Young to thank and celebrate Faculty of Medicine donors. He spoke about how he and his team of data scientists are transforming health and health care with artificial intelligence and deep-learning algorithms. 
Nov 27 / 2019
Jan 15 Translational Research Program - Online Info Session Winter 2020
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Jan 17 2nd Annual Joint Cardiovascular - Diabetes Symposium
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Feb 23 Annual Update in Emergency Medicine
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Aging & Brain Health: Mental Health and Well-being
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Mar 28 Toronto Head and Neck Imaging Symposium
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Mar 30 – Oct 30
Leading and Influencing Change in CPD
Course | 9:00am–5:00pm

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