Summer Student Research Program - Weekly Seminars

Live Webcasting and Recorded Seminars

Only summer students working out of labs located at Sunnybrook (SRI), OAHPP, and St. Michael's Hospital are allowed to "attend" the weekly seminars via live webcast.  Students are expected to log-in by 10:00 a.m. every Thursday, as attendance will be recorded.

All other students are required to attend the weekly seminars at the Medical Sciences Building, Room 4279, unless previous arrangements and/or permission was made.  

ATTENDANCE IS MANDATORY FOR ALL SUMMER STUDENTS.  Attendance is taken and records will be kept.

For those not familiar with the University of Toronto, St. George Campus, the Medical Sciences Building is labeled as "MS" on the map:  http://rrs.osm.utoronto.ca/map

Links will be posted as they become available.


2018 Weekly Seminar Schedule & Recordings

Welcome to the 2018 LMP Summer Student Research Program!

There will be 10 semiars held throughout the summer every Thursday from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. beginning June 8, 2017.  In order to be eligible for a poster prize, you must attend AT LEAST 7 out of the 10 seminars.

PLEASE NOTE:  Thursday, June 14, 2018 is the Undergraduate Research Opportunitites Career Development Day at MSB, Room 2172 at 8:15 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

The weekly seminar schedule is as follows:

DATE

LOCATION

SPEAKER

TOPIC

June 7

MS 4279

Rita Kandel

Andrew Baines

Opening Remarks

What is a disease? What is a diagnosis?

June 14

MS 2172

Michal Opas        Avrum Gotlieb

4th Annual LMP Career Development Symposium

June 21

MS 4279

Clement Zai

Schizophrenia Genes

June 28

MS 4279

Isabelle Aubert

Brain Plasticity and Repair: The Force is Strong (even in Alzheimer's Disease)

July 5

MS 4279

JoAnne McLaurin

Alzheimer's disease drug development

July 12

MS 4279

Ian Crandall

Why Malaria gives me fevers and chills

July 19

MS 4279

Phedias Diamandis

Integrating Artificial Intelligence into Laboratory Medicine

July 26

MS 4279

Marco Magalhaes

A clinician-scientist perspective on cancer research

August 2

MS 4279

Peter Sabatini

Making effective scientific poster presentations

August 9

MS 4279

Maria Pasic

Career as a Clinical Chemist: Science, Clinical Service, and Education


 

2017 Weekly Seminar Schedule & Recordings

Welcome to the 2017 LMP Summer Student Research Program!

There will be 10 semiars held throughout the summer every Thursday from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. beginning June 8, 2017.  In order to be eligible for a poster prize, you must attend AT LEAST 7 out of the 10 seminars.

PLEASE NOTE:  Wednesday, June 21, 2017 is the Undergraduate Research Opportunitites Career Development Day at MSB, Room 2172 at 8:15 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

The weekly seminar schedule is as follows:

DATE

LOCATION

SPEAKER

TOPIC

June 8

MS 4279

Samira Mubareka and Rita Kandel

Opening Remarks

June 15

MS 4279

Saeid Amini Nik

Building Blocks and Bioactive Signals for Skin Regeneration

June 21

MS 2172

Avrum Gotlieb

3rd Annual LMP and IMS Career Development Symposium

June 29 

MS 4279

Douglas Templeton

How and Why We Do Science

July 6

MS 4279

Christopher Mcculloch

Imaging Tissue Fibrosis in Chronic Disease

July 13

MS 4279

Paul Hamel

The Paradox of Student Volunteers in Global Health

July 20

MS 4279

Marco Magalhaes

Understanding cancer invasion: a clinician-scientist perspective

July 27

MS 4279

Sara Vasconcelos

Academic research: no two career trajectories are the same

August 3

MS 4279

Marc Fadel

The DISC1 Mutant Mouse - Cell Biology and Psychiatry

August 10

MS 4279

Maria Pasic

My Career as a Clinical Chemist: Science, Clinical Service, and Education