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ORT Meet & Greet
A virtual drop-in social event for UHN trainees and postdocs. Join us for conversation and games, and the chance to meet your colleagues!
February 1, 12:00 PM  |  Register
Introduction to Teaching Dossiers
Workshop for grad students and postdocs: Learn about teaching dossiers & how to build your own!
February 14, 2:00 PM  |  Register
Beyond the Binary: Challenging Sex and Gender Variables in Science Seminar
A conversation with science journalist, broadcaster, and author Angela Saini, discussing the purpose of measuring sex and gender in health research.
February 3, 9:00 AM  |  Register
Krembil International Day of Women and Girls in Science
This virtual event will feature three highly accomplished female scientists and clinicians, and is geared towards high school and early university age students of all genders.
February 10, 10:00 AM  |  Register
Black Excellence STEM Conference
This virtual event will feature presentations from Black-identifying scientists and researchers, a career fair, a high school science fair, and a leadership summit.
(Free for students, $25 for postdocs)
February 1-4  |  Full Program and Registration
Workshop: Systematic Review Overview
Learn about the 8 steps involved in a systematic review from the UHN Library and Information Services. 
February 1, 11:00 AM  |  Register
PM Seminar Series (in person event)
Speaker: David P. Labbé, Ph.D., agr., chm.
Talk title: Interplay between transcriptional, epigenetic and metabolic dependencies in prostate cancer
February 2, 4:00 PM  |  6th floor Bob Bell Auditorium, 610 University Ave
UHN Wellness Gyms Open House
Learn about UHN gyms and wellness resources, and meet the UHN Wellness Team.
February 7, 10:00 AM  |  Sign-up to attend
Commercializing Research: Lessons and Pitfalls
The IATSL Lab at KITE Research Institute is hosting a presentation by Dr. Michael Chrostowski on commercializing research.
February 7, 12:00 PM  |  Zoom (Passcode 162774).
LSCDS In-Person Networking Reception
An opportunity for graduate students and postdocs to network with Life Science Industry Professionals.
February 8, 5:30 PM  | Register
Job Opportunity: UHN Research Grant Officer
Apply by February 3  |  Information & Application
Summer Student Research Opportunities
Multiple summer research positions are available at the Ted Rogers Centre for Heart Research. See the link below to access individual job postings and apply!
Apply by February 24  |  Information & Application
Flow Cytometry Education Day
Continuing Education at Michener and BD will be presenting a 1-day workshop on Flow Cytometry. 
February 25  |  Apply now  |  Information & Registration
UHN STEM Pathways wants to acknowledge the contributions of Michelle Alejandra Espinosa Hernandez. Michelle has been an important part of our outreach initiatives in the local community. She has visited a local high school to facilitate sessions and designed a fun hands-on activity to teach youth about lungs and respiratory diseases. Students love hearing from Michelle and we are grateful for her dedication to STEM!
To share upcoming events or opportunities with the UHN research community, please fill out this form or email
Source: PLOS Blogs
For more information about upcoming events at the ORT and other events of interest check out the Event Calendar on our website!
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