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Humour, Patience and Brilliance: A Personal Reflection on the Late Mladen Vranic

Prof. Patricia Brubaker hoods Prof. Emeritus Mladen Vranic at honorary degree ceremony
Jul 2 / 2019

U of T Scientists Make a Lucky Breakthrough in a Fight Against Drug-Resistant Parasites

By targeting an unusual offshoot of worm metabolism, U of T researchers seek to fight a major global health problem.
Jul 2 / 2019

Heart-Healthy Effects of Soy Consistent Over Time, U of T Meta-Study Finds

Researchers at the University of Toronto have found a consistent cholesterol-lowering effect for soy protein, with pooled data from dozens of clinical trials that span the last two decades. The study calls into question the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s current proposal to revoke the health claim for soy protein and heart disease.  
Jun 27 / 2019

Women Leaders Loom Large at Global Health Day

Trailblazing, multitalented and courageous. That’s how leadership in global health looks today, according to Dr. Wendy Lai, who gave the keynote at the University of Toronto's annual Postgraduate Medical Education (PGME) Global Health Day this spring. Many of the leaders who embody those qualities are women, Lai also noted. She would know. 
Jun 26 / 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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