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Regenerative Medicine, Computational Bioengineering, and Cardiovascular Systems Biology

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Leo Chou joins IBBME as assistant professor

January 15, 2019 | Dr. Leo Chou joined the Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering (IBBME) as an assistant professor.

U of T Engineering partners with NRC to commercialize biomedical innovations

November 26, 2018 | U of T Engineering is partnering with Canada’s National Research Council (NRC) to create a national innovation hub focused on microfluidics.

New PhD Cameron Stewart fills a gap through health tech start-up Mesosil

November 8, 2018 | With his PhD from the Institute of Biomaterials & Biomedical Engineering (IBBME) fresh in hand, Cameron Stewart, CEO of health technology start-up Mesosil, wants to revolutionize your fillings. 

Alumnus wins Douglas R. Colton Medal for Research Excellence

October 24, 2018 | Alumnus Dr. Alphonsus Ng is the recipient of this year’s Douglas R. Colton Award for Research Excellence.

Michael Garton joins IBBME as new faculty member

October 1, 2018 | Michael Garton joins IBBME to embark his research on designing “living drugs”.


Dr. Leo Chou @leochou0814 joined IBBME as an assistant professor last week! We look forward to your amazing research in DNA nanotechnology! https://t.co/S7yQsJYTLY @uoftengineering @DanaFarber @wyssinstitute @TheChanLab https://t.co/ACeAH46ztf ibbme_uoft photo

From rock climber to scientist exploring cell engineering- the remarkable journey of Michael Garton https://t.co/HHh8Wkp3Q1 @UofT @CTVNews

Thinking about starting a professorship in the new year? Looking to catch up on some faculty applications during the holiday break? We have 2 faculty positions in Cardiovascular Systems Biology available: https://t.co/4WoToSEkTI

Congrats to Dr Amine Driouchi - latest PhD from the Yip Lab @UofT @UoftB Collab in BME @ibbme_uoft @uoftengineering - great work on super-resolution imaging of CEACAM membrane receptors. Thanks to Dr. Eric Sundberg for being Amine's external examiner https://t.co/4kzEOVQMuc ibbme_uoft photo

. @ibbme_uoft students: If you're interested in machine learning, this should be a good talk to attend https://t.co/QqXkt571YP

Announced today: #UofTEngineering is partnering with @NRC_CNRC to launch the Centre for Research and Application in Fluidic Technologies ( #CRAFT) — a national innovation hub focused on microfluidics! 🔬 https://t.co/Fc3DwtcSUj https://t.co/EDPZiVSw3i ibbme_uoft photo


9:00 am Graduate Seminar: Sai Vemula (MA... @ BA1170
Graduate Seminar: Sai Vemula (MA... @ BA1170
Jan 16 @ 9:00 am – 9:30 am
Title: Investigating the limits of sensory discrimination with applications to decision-making in hearing Theme: Neural, sensory systems and rehabilitation Abstract: The ability to discriminate different characteristics of sensory stimuli underlies all types of sensation. In... Read more »
9:30 am Graduate Seminar: Marko Mikic (M... @ BA1170
Graduate Seminar: Marko Mikic (M... @ BA1170
Jan 16 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Theme: Engineering in a clinical setting Title: Audio Feedback for Minimally Invasive Surgery Abstract: Minimally invasive surgery (MIS) is increasing in popularity with the advancement of surgical tools and the desire to reduce scarring and... Read more »
4:00 pm Graduate Seminar: Raeesa Matadar... @ GB220
Graduate Seminar: Raeesa Matadar... @ GB220
Jan 16 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Title: The Metabolic Activity of Inner Annulus Fibrosus Cells Regulates Phenotype Theme: Biomaterials, tissue engineering & regenerative medicine Abstract: Lower back pain is one of the largest causes of disability, affecting an estimated 632 million... Read more »
6:00 pm Landmark Lecture Series: Luminar... @ Four Seasons Hotel
Landmark Lecture Series: Luminar... @ Four Seasons Hotel
Jan 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
For more information go here: https://tedrogersresearch.ca/event/landmark-lecture-series-luminaries-in-heart-failure/ Presenters: John J. V. McMurray, Professor, Institute of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences, University of Glasglow; Heather J. Ross, Professor of Medicine, University of Toronto
11:00 am Resolution of Inflammation @ EASTON SEMINAR - MSB 2172
Resolution of Inflammation @ EASTON SEMINAR - MSB 2172
Jan 21 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
For more information go here: https://www.immunology.utoronto.ca/events Presenter: Dr. Carla Rothlin, Associate Professor, Department of Immunobiology, Yale University, School of Medicine
3:00 pm Faculty Search Seminar – Harnes... @ CCBR Red Room
Faculty Search Seminar – Harnes... @ CCBR Red Room
Jan 21 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Faculty Search Seminar -  Harnessing the Immune System in Regenerative Medicine @ CCBR Red Room
Kaitlyn Sadtler, PhD ABSTRACT: The immune system plays a critical role in homeostasis and disease. Its ability to evaluate self versus non-self and assist in wound healing makes it a critical mediator of the outcome... Read more »