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Best Departmental Research seminars of 2019-2020

Congratulations to Michael Luo, Ivan Shapovalov and Julie Tarrant for winning the awards for the best Departmental Research seminars of 2019-2020 by a 1st year Student, 2nd year student or PhD student, respectively. 

Congratulations to Jina Nanayakkara

Congratulations to Jina Nanayakkara, MD/PhD candidate in Dr. Neil Renwick’s group, on winning a Silver award of excellence at the CIHR National Research Poster presentation on August 25th. 

Jina’s presentation entitled “MicroRNA-based classification of neuroendocrine neoplasms” describe how she has used miRNA expression to define a signature that accurately diagnoses neuroendocrine tumors. 

Dr. Michael Chan - Retirement “walk through” farewell celebration

REMINDER – Hope to see everyone there….

Please join us at a retirement “walk through” farewell celebration for Dr. Michael Chan on Monday August 31st from 12:00 noon to 2:00pm in the Dietary 3 Boardroom at KGH.

Is DNA key to whether you get COVID-19?


Drs. David Maslove and Michael Rauh (image above) have received funding from SEAMO to coordinate the

Canadian arm of the GenOMICC study aimed at exploring whether an individuals genes

Research Mentorship Program in partnership with Queen's Four Directions Indigenous Student Centre - 2020

Our mentorship program aims to share knowledge, expertise and enthusiasm between graduate students and high school youth, making stronger connections between the university and the community. The mentors aim to foster inquiry and problem-solving skills through scientific discovery to help equip the mentees for success in their current and future educational paths.

Dr. David M. Berman re-appointed Director, Queen's Cancer Research Institute

On the recommendation of Dr. Steven Smith and with the support of Dean Richard Reznick, Mark Green, Provost and Vice-Principal (Academic) at Queen's University, has appointed Dr. David M. Berman to a second term as Director of the Queen's Cancer Research Institute (QCRI). Dr. Berman has served as Director since January 2015, and his re-appointment commences July 1, 2020.

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