FitBit and Beyond: Conference peers into the future of ‘wearables’

2 Dec 2014 - 9:24am

U of T Mississauga’s Institute for Management & Innovation and Life Sciences Ontario will cohost a symposium on Wireless & Wearable Health Tech on November 18 in the Innovation Complex Rotunda. 

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MScBMC student designs an eBook with buzz

2 Dec 2014 - 9:23am

The Smithsonian Science Education Center published an eBook this past August designed and illustrated by Lauren DiVito, a University of Toronto Mississauga graduate student. In Expedition: Insects, a textbook for Grades 3 to 5, students travel the world to visit six different types of insects in their natural habitats.

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UTM biomedical illustrators win top honours at AMI2014

2 Dec 2014 - 9:22am

Outstanding work from students and faculty with UTM's Biomedical Communications (BMC) program was recognized with top honours at the recent Association of Medical Illustrators (AMI) conference. The annual meeting took place July 23-26 at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota.

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UTM receives $2.3 million in NSERC Discovery Grant funding

2 Dec 2014 - 9:20am

Professor Angela Lange of U of T Mississauga’s Department of Biology is among ten successful researchers to have received funding from NSERC’s 2014 Discovery Grant competition.  She will receive $47,000 per year for her project, “Neural and Hormonal Control of Visceral Systems.”

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Faculty, staff honoured at reception for retirees

2 Dec 2014 - 9:06am

UTM staff and faculty gathered recently to bid a fond farewell to retiring colleagues at a Faculty Club reception.

“These individuals have contributed tremendously to this institution,” said Professor Deep Saini, vice-president of the University of Toronto and principal of U of T Mississauga.

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