Celebrating 100 Years of Occupational Therapy Education at U of T

The Department of Occupational Science & Occupational Therapy kicked off its centenary year last week with an enthusiastic breakfast celebration marking – to the day – the first classes in Canada held for “ward aides” who worked with injured WW1 soldiers to enable them to return to their communities.
Mar 5 / 2018

Environment More Important to Respiratory Health Than Genetics: U of T Researcher

A University of Toronto researcher has found strong evidence that environmental exposures, including air pollution, affect gene expressions associated with respiratory diseases much more than genetic ancestry.
Feb 28 / 2018

Faces of U of T Medicine: Dr. Neil Isaac

Early in his education, Dr. Neil Isaac developed a passion for science.
Feb 28 / 2018

Partnerships Catalyze Change

Last week, I had the opportunity to attend the launch of a special issue of The Lancet focused on Canada’s global leadership on health. The issue was a reflection on Canada’s impact on health around the world, either by the examples we provide of best practices (or cautionary tales), or through our direct action in global health.
Feb 28 / 2018
Mar 28 5th Annual Primary Care Oncology Day
Conference | 7:30am–3:00pm
Apr 3 The Future of Exercise is Medicine
Reception | 5:00pm–8:00pm
9 – 13
Clinical and Experimental Radiobiology Course
Course | 8:30am–5:00pm
Apr 9 Synesthesia: U of T's Annual Art Show
Other | 9:00am–5:00pm
Apr 10 Bringing a Sociological Lens to Health Professions Education Research
Workshop/Seminar | 9:00am–12:00pm
Apr 12 18th Annual Toronto Breast Surgery Symposium
Symposium | 7:00am–5:00pm
12 – 14
58th Annual Course for Practising Surgeons Update in General Surgery
Conference | 7:00am–5:00pm


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