UHN Summer Training and Research Program Learning Sessions and Research Day

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Summer Training and Research (STAR) Program Learning Sessions. Learn about networking, LinkedIn, grad school, career exploration, presentation skills and more!

UHN Summer Training and Research Program Learning Sessions

UHN’s Office of Research Trainees invites you to join their Summer Training and Research (STAR) program learning sessions. The learning sessions will be held virtually and will cover topics to enhance summer students’ research and professional development skills.

Learning Session Dates and Topics:

  • Wednesday May 10th, 2-3 pm – Enhancing your Networking and LinkedIn Skills
  • Thursday June 1, 2-3 pm – Exploring Careers in Research and Healthcare
  • Thursday June 15, 2-3 pm – Good Research Practices and Tools
  • Thursday June 29, 2-3pm – Grad School 101
  • Thursday July 13, 2-3 pm – How to Present your Research

The Learning Sessions are open to everyone. Learn more and register here.

Individuals who cannot watch the sessions live can enjoy the recordings afterwards.  UHN Research Summer Students who attend or watch at least 3 learning sessions and submit a presentation on their research (see below) will receive a certificate of program completion.

UHN STAR Research Day

UHN Summer Research students will also have the opportunity to participate in virtual presentations to present what they learned this summer. Students are eligible to win prizes for best presentations and an opportunity to present at an person research day and networking session on August 3rd.

Important Dates:

  • July 13th, 2023, 2-3 pm – Presentation details and tips shared at the How to Present your Research Learning Session
  • July 20th, 2023 – Deadline for UHN Research Students to submit video presentations.
  • July 27th, 2023 – Top presentations announced and invited to present on August 3rd.
  • August 3rd, 2023, 2- 4 pm – In person Research Day and Networking session at Toronto Rehabilitation Institute Auditorium, University College, Room 2-014.


If you have any questions or concerns, please email the Office of Research Trainees at ort.admin@uhnresearch.ca.