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Med School Orientation Stressful for Some Diverse Students: U of T Study

A new study led by the University of Toronto and University Health Network reveals that medical school orientation can be a source of lasting tension and uncertainty for students, particularly those of diverse backgrounds.
Apr 13 / 2021

Is a Calorie a Calorie? Not Always, When It Comes to Almonds

Researchers at the University of Toronto have found that a calorie labelled is not the same as a calorie digested and absorbed, when the food source is almonds.
Apr 12 / 2021

International Gairdner Award Goes to U of T Scientist for Metabolism Research

A scientist at the University of Toronto has been jointly awarded a 2021 Canada Gairdner International Award for research that has helped revolutionize treatments for type 2 diabetes, obesity and intestinal disorders.
Apr 7 / 2021

Honouring Louis Siminovitch, Father of Genetic Research in Canada

The University of Toronto community is remembering one of Canada’s scientific visionaries, the first chair of what is today the department of molecular genetics in the Temerty Faculty of Medicine and the founding director of the Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute (LTRI) at Sinai Health.
Apr 7 / 2021

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