The Department of Molecular Genetics is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year!  Join us as we celebrate our great history, engage with the MoGen community, and inspire the next generation of Molecular Genetics graduates!

Symposium: May 31 2019 at the Carlu, Toronto

Message from Leah Cowen, Professor and Chair of the Department of Molecular Genetics

 

Program and Registration

Friday, May 31st, 2019
8:00 a.m. — Registration
8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. — Scientific Symposium and
Career Development Lunch
5:30 p.m. — Dinner & Networking Reception

The Carlu
444 Yonge St.
Toronto, ON M5B 2H4


Saturday, June 1: lab reunions organized by individual labs

 

All former and current members of Molecular Genetics are invited!

 

Keynote speakers

(read more here)

 
Lap-Chee Tsui   President, The Academy of Sciences of Hong Kong Zhejiang University

Lap-Chee Tsui
President, The Academy of Sciences of Hong Kong
Zhejiang University

 
Roderick R. McInnes   Director, Lady Davis Institute McGill University

Roderick R. McInnes
Director, Lady Davis Institute
McGill University

 
 

Confirmed speakers

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Angela Andersen (Life Science Editors)

Cheryl Birmingham (Sanofi Pasteur)

Joseph Bondy-Denomy (University of California-San Francisco)

Arvin Dar (Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, NY)

Scott Dixon (Stanford University)

Kristin Hope (McMaster University)

Christopher Koth (Genentech)

Tina McDivitt (Spindle Strategy)

Pleasantine Mill (University of Edinburgh)

E. Elizabeth Patton (University of Edinburgh)

 

Career Development Lunch

As part of our day of science and celebrations, we will be holding a Career Development Networking Session over the lunch period. This event is organized by MoGen students, and a wonderful networking opportunity for members of the department. More information about this event is available here.