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Fall Convocation 2019: Three graduating students share their one-minute thesis

November 7, 2019 | U of T engineering have chatted with Locke Davenport Huyer (ChemE, IBBME PhD 1T9) about his research topic in graduate school.

Engineering the brain: the promise of neural engineering in medicine

October 31, 2019 | In conversation with Dr. José Zariffa on how the field could address conditions from Alzheimer’s disease to vision loss.

IBBME startup partner receives FDA ‘breakthrough’ status in dialysis product

October 25, 2019 | Interface Biologics’s (IBI) antithrombogenic additive have been used in a new line of FDA-approved “breakthrough” dialysis products made by IBI’s partner, Fresenius Medical Care.

Professor Milica Radisic Receives TERMIS Award for Innovation and Commercialization

Professor Milica Radisic Receives TERMIS Award for Innovation and Commercialization

October 8, 2019 | Professor Milica Radisic (Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering, Chemical Engineering), Professor Boyang Zhang (IBBME Alumni), and Dr. Yimu Zhao (Chemical Engineering, IBBME) had been awarded the 2019 Innovation & Commercialization Award by Tissue Engineering International & Regenerative Medicine Society (TERMIS).

A diabetes drug promotes brain repair — but it only works in females, U of T study shows

September 11, 2019 | Accounting for sex differences could be key for the development of better treatments as drug shows promise for brain repair in females only.

Building the perfect restoration

September 5, 2019 | Multidisciplinary team awarded five year, $1M project grant to develop a new filling material

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Nov
20
Wed
12:00 pm Shabnam Haghzare and IBBME UofT @ Red Seminar Room
Shabnam Haghzare and IBBME UofT @ Red Seminar Room
Nov 20 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Event Name: Graduate Seminar Series: Clinical Stream Graduate Seminar Series for the Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering (IBBME). This day is for clinical stream presenters. Location: Red Seminar Room – Donnelly Building Presentation Title:... Read more »
12:30 pm Lauren Gordon and IBBME UofT @ Red Seminar Room
Lauren Gordon and IBBME UofT @ Red Seminar Room
Nov 20 @ 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm
Event Name: Graduate Seminar Series: Clinical Stream Graduate Seminar Series for the Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering (IBBME). This day is for clinical stream presenters. Location: Red Seminar Room – Donnelly Building Presentation Title:... Read more »
1:00 pm Immunobioengineering for prevent... @ Rosebrugh Building, Room RS 412
Immunobioengineering for prevent... @ Rosebrugh Building, Room RS 412
Nov 20 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Immunobioengineering for preventative and regenerative medicine | Omar Khan PhD, University of Toronto @ Rosebrugh Building, Room RS 412
Speaker: Omar Khan Institution: University of Toronto Abstract: As engineers, we use the ever-growing understanding of the immune system to create new technologies for better patient outcomes. By combining chemical engineering and material science with... Read more »
Nov
21
Thu
11:00 am Organs-on-Chips: A Platform for ... @ Room 3153, MSB
Organs-on-Chips: A Platform for ... @ Room 3153, MSB
Nov 21 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Speaker: Dr. Daniel Levner Title: Chief Technology Officer & Co-Founder Institution: Emulate, Inc. Abstract: Organ-Chips – such as the Lung-, Liver-, Intestine- and Brain-Chips – are microengineered systems that recapitulate physiology and pathology of in... Read more »
12:00 pm Matt McFee and IBBME UofT @ Red Seminar Room
Matt McFee and IBBME UofT @ Red Seminar Room
Nov 21 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Event Name: Graduate Seminar Series: Cell and Tissue Stream Graduate Seminar Series for the Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering (IBBME). This day is for cell and tissue stream presenters. Location: Red Seminar Room –... Read more »
12:30 pm Bahram Mirani and IBBME UofT @ Red Seminar Room
Bahram Mirani and IBBME UofT @ Red Seminar Room
Nov 21 @ 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm
Event Name: Graduate Seminar Series: Cell and Tissue Stream Graduate Seminar Series for the Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering (IBBME). This day is for cell and tissue stream presenters. Location: Red Seminar Room –... Read more »
Nov
22
Fri
12:00 pm BESA PD Workshop – Networking @ CCBR Red Seminar Room
BESA PD Workshop – Networking @ CCBR Red Seminar Room
Nov 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Networking is an opportunity for you to gather information relevant to your career interests, and establish connections with people who share your professional interests. Learn about strategies to help make talking to professionals easier, and... Read more »