The Rogers Foundation announces a second landmark gift, building on its $130 million gift in 2014, to sustain the Ted Rogers Centre for Heart Research in perpetuity and bring the promise of precision cardiac health to patients across Canada and globally. In 2014, the...
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Medicine by Design: Grand Questions: Glimpse the future of Regenerative Medicine
May 7, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am EDT
Last year, Medicine by Design challenged its researchers to think boldly about how they would solve regenerative medicine’s grand questions such as how to create tissues that outperform nature to resist novel infections or cancer or how to make regenerative medicine affordable and accessible to everyone. Now, we are investing $3 million in some of their most ambitious ideas with the ultimate goal of preparing the foundation for the future of human health.
Please see the agenda of the event, below:
At the event
- 10 a.m. – Greetings from Christine Allen
Associate Vice-President and Vice-Provost, Strategic Initiatives, University of Toronto and Professor, Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy
- 10:05 a.m. – Announcement of Grand Questions funded projects
Meet the extraordinary Grand Questions teams that will help make regenerative medicine solutions a reality for all disease.
- 10:10 a.m. – Panel discussion
“Ambitious and provocative – expanding the frontiers of Regenerative Medicine”
Moderated by Janet Rossant, President and Scientific Director, The Gairdner Foundation and Chief of Research Emeritus, SickKids Research Institute.
This interactive panel discussion will focus on why ambitious, provocative and non-obvious solutions are the future of regenerative medicine.
For registration details, please visit https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/grand-questions-glimpse-the-future-of-regenerative-medicine-tickets-151397462887.