Lecture: Clinical Researchers: Careers, Training and Opportunities


Lecture: Clinical Researchers: Careers, Training and Opportunities

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September 30, 2014, 00:52 to: 13:00
Room 164, Apotex Centre 750 McDermot Ave Winnipeg Manitoba
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Lecture: Clinical Researchers: Careers, Training and Opportunities

Team: Events, Training & News

Location: Room 164, Apotex Centre 750 McDermot Ave Winnipeg Manitoba

September 30, 2014, 00:52 to: 13:00

Description


Seminar: Clinical Researchers: Careers, Training and Opportunities
Speaker: Dr. Norman Rosenblum (University of Toronto)

This seminar is hosted by the George & Fay Yee Centre for Healthcare Innovation; Dr. Rosenblum will discuss:

  1. The forces that are shaping Academic Health Science Centres (AHSCs)
  2. Training of clinician scientists
  3. Actions that are compelled by these factors

Tuesday, September 30, 2014
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Room 164, Apotex Centre (750 McDermot Ave)

About the Speaker: Dr. Norman Rosenblum is Professor of Paediatrics, Physiology, and Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology at the University of Toronto, and a Paediatric Nephrologist and Senior Scientist in the Research Institute, the Hospital for Sick Children. He is the recipient of a Canada Research Chair in Developmental Nephrology. Dr. Rosenblum is a MD graduate of Dalhousie University. He completed a Pediatric residency and a fellowship in Pediatric Nephrology at the Children’s Hospital, Boston followed by a postdoctoral fellowship in the laboratory of Bjorn Olsen in the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School. Dr. Rosenblum was recruited in 1993 as a clinician scientist to the Hospital for Sick Children and University of Toronto. Since then, the focus of his research has been to elucidate molecular mechanisms that control normal and malformed kidney and cerebellar development in genetic mouse models with a focus on signaling by bone morphogenetic, WNT and Hedgehog proteins. He has published over 90 peer-reviewed original manuscripts and book chapters and is the recipient of the 2011 Kidney Foundation of Canada Medal for Research Excellence.

Dr. Rosenblum is deeply engaged in developing and managing career development programs for clinician scientists. He founded and led the Canadian Child Health Clinician Scientist Program from 2001-2012. In his present role as Associate Dean, Physician Scientist Training in the Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, he is Director of both the MD/PhD and Clinician Investigator Programs. Dr. Rosenblum presently serves as President of the Canadian Society for Clinical Investigation and Chair of the Canadian Society of Nephrology Research Committee.

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Location: 750 McDermot Ave , Winnipeg , Manitoba , Canada