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New Partnership to Tackle Treatment-Resistant Lung Cancer

  Donnelly Centre Investigator Igor Stagljar and the Toronto-based biotechnology company Cyclica have launched a partnership to advance treatment of drug-resistant lung cancer.
Jul 24 / 2019

Post MD Education: A Global Gateway

Professor Salvatore Spadafora
Jul 17 / 2019

How Family History Kept One Resident Inspired and Grounded

Dr. Lindsay Herzog had a unique family connection to Mount Sinai Hospital as a postgraduate resident. More than 60 years ago, her great-great uncle, Ben Sadowski, had helped to transform Mount Sinai from a small, overcrowded hospital in Yorkville into the academic institution on University Avenue we know today. As her residency draws to a close, Lindsay reflects on her time at Mount Sinai and the importance of the hospital to her personally. 
Jul 16 / 2019

Infection-Fighting Protein Also Senses Protein Misfolding in Non-Infected Cells, Scientists Find

Researchers at the University of Toronto have uncovered an immune mechanism by which host cells combat bacterial infection, and at the same time found that a protein crucial to that process can sense and respond to misfolded proteins in all mammalian cells.
Jul 4 / 2019
Aug 27 Let's #VoteScience: Empowering Canadians to Advocate for Science
Other | 5:15pm–7:30pm
Aug 31 Invisible Challenges In Medicine
Conference | 9:30am–4:00pm
Sep
11 – 14
International Society for the Advancement of Clinical MEG: Epilepsy and Beyond
Symposium | 7:00am–5:00pm
Sep 13 Cardio-Rheumatology Symposium
Symposium | 9:00am–3:00pm
Sep 18 Leadership, Success and Representation: Black Faculty & Learners
Other | 5:30pm–8:00pm
Sep
20 – 22
34th Annual Organ Imaging Review
Conference | 7:15am–5:15pm
Sep 20 Promoting Safer Opioid Prescribing for Patients with Cancer
Grand Rounds | 8:00am–9:00am

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