February 12, 2019

Please Join Us: Mingling Minds

The OVDR would like to invite you to an informal event aimed at promoting interdisciplinary collaborative research. Please join us on Thursday, February 21 from 4:15- 5:30pm in the Window Room at the University Club for refreshments and to hear this month's keynote speakers Dr. Pouneh Dokouhaki and Dr. Terra Arnason.

Please RSVP by February 18, 2019 to attend.

Contact Us with any questions, comments or feedback.

Feburay 6, 2019

OVDR Holiday Fundraiser: Thanks to all who donated!

Over the previous holiday season, the OVDR lead an initiative to raise funds for donation The Global Gathering Place (GGP). The funds donated by our College of Medicine faculty and staff totalled $465, and have gone on to help GGP enrich the lives of families who have newly arrived in Canada. Thanks to all who donated!

If you have questions or comments, or you would like to know more about how to further support GGP, please Contact GGP via email.

February 5th, 2019

2017 CoMRAD: Symposium Winners Announcement

Thank you for attending and presenting at the Symposium yesterday. It is fantastic to see a summary of all the research being done with the help of this annual award. 


CONGRATULATIONS to the winners of the event (based on a crowd vote): 

1st Place: tie between Dr. Scott Adams (on behalf of Dr. Haron Obaid) and Dr. Audrey Zucker-Levin.

Each will be awarded $875 in research credit.

3rd Place:  Dr. Vedashree Meher (on behalf of Dr. Lissa Peeling)

Dr. Peeling will be awarded $500 in research credit. 

Again – thank you all for attending!

We are always looking to improve.  Any feedback/suggestions you have from the afternoon can be sent via Email.

January 8, 2019

Undergraduate Opportunity: Interdisciplinary Summer Student Research

The College of Medicine has partnered with the College of Pharmacy & Nutrition to launch a funding program to encourage interdisciplinary research in the Health Sciences. For details, please access Our Funding Initiatives.

Please Contact Us with any inquiries.

January 7, 2019


MD Volunteer Research Experience: Official Call-Out  

An official call for project proposals from CoM faculty who are seeking MD Research Volunteers for their projects was issued on January 7, 2019. This call is in response to feedback from MD students wishing to connect with faculty with ongoing research projects that they may participate in during the year, working around class/clinical schedules. Please see the Official Call-Out Memo below for details

Please  Contact our office with any inquiries.

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The Office of the Vice-Dean Research is committed to serving all members of our research community by offering support and resources. If you have any questions, or if you would like to offer any feedback, please Contact Us, and our staff will be happy to assist you. 

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