News

LMP researchers awarded Canada Research Chairs

Three of the 27 researchers at U of T awarded new or renewed Canada Research Chairs this month are based in the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology (LMP) in the Temerty Faculty of Medicine with Tier One awards for the first time. The prestigious federal appointment aims to recruit and retain top researchers and scholars in the country.
Jun 29 / 2021

LMP Research Day: a virtual success

On Thursday, May 20, 2021, the LMP community gathered for its annual Research Day and Product Show. With 122 posters, 7 oral presentations, talks from 5 faculty members, and a vendor area, it was a busy and engaging day of research in Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology. Students and trainees from across our graduate and postgraduate programs presented their research, reflecting the incredible variety of activities in the department.
Jun 29 / 2021

Forensic pathology and its role in COVID-19 in Ontario

The Ontario Forensic Pathology Service (OFPS), led by Dr. Michael Pollanen, Professor in Laboratory Medicine & Pathobiology in the Temerty Faculty of Medicine, performs over 7,000 coroner-ordered autopsies each year. The OFPS has played a vital role in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. Below is an overview of some of the major developments in 2020.
Jun 28 / 2021

Spotlight on... Shawn Clark

Each month we speak to a member of the Laboratory Medicine & Pathobiology community and find out more about them. This month it is postgraduate trainee, Shawn Clark, who received the Norman Bethune Award at this years' LMP Annual Celebration of Excellence.
Jun 25 / 2021
Sep 20 Cross-tissue organization of the fibroblast lineage
Monday seminar series | 4:00pm–5:00pm
Sep 22 Relationships collaboration and partnerships: best practices for success
Equity and wellness event | 1:00pm–3:30pm
Sep 27 Mechanisms of cardiac development and rhythm
Monday seminar series | 4:00pm–5:00pm
Oct 4 International Forensic Initiatives
Monday seminar series | 4:00pm–5:00pm
Oct 5 Understanding peoples styles to make getting along easier
Equity and wellness event | 1:00pm–4:00pm