UTM biology students explore research in healthcare, global industry

14 Apr 2015 - 12:08pm
person in lab in mask and gloves working with petri dish

The real-world learning experiences and innovative research experiments of biology students at the University of Toronto Mississauga were the focus of last Wednesday’s Biology Internship Presentations Day.

UTM's Forensic Science Day showcases the science of bloodstains, DNA and bullets

13 Apr 2015 - 2:31pm
Professor Tracey Rogers (red jacket) with forensic science students

After months of learning and researching in the field at their internships, forensic science students at the University of Toronto Mississauga shared their experiences at last Wednesday’s Forensic Science Day.

U of T receives $17.6 million from federal government for research chairs program

9 Apr 2015 - 4:24pm
group of people posed in front of red banners

The Honourable Ed Holder, minister of state (science and technology), visited the University of Toronto Mississauga with Bob Dechert, MP (Mississauga-Erindale) and parliamentary secretary for the Minister of Justice on April 9, where he announced 150 new and renewed Canada Research Chairs (CRCs) at 36 post-secondary institutions across the country.

UTM's latest Canada Research Chair recipient flies to new heights

9 Apr 2015 - 10:30am
Joel Levine

Whether playing in a jazz quartet on stage or working with fruit flies in his U of T Mississauga lab, rhythm and timing are important considerations for biology professor Joel Levine, who was just awarded a 2015 Tier-I Canada Research Chair (CRC) in Mechanisms and Features of Social Behaviour.

Faces of U of T Medicine: Tara Justice

8 Apr 2015 - 5:02pm
photo of tara justice

New parents describe the love they feel when they first gaze on their newborn child. Third-year medical student Tara Justice had a similar experience with the field of obstetrics and gynecology thanks to her rotation at Trillium Health Partners. The Mississauga Academy of Medicine student spoke to us about her experience between shifts.

Name: Tara Justice

Program/year: Third-year MD student