Congratulations to Michele, who won third prize at the Microbiology & Infectious Diseases Research Day 2014 for her poster entitled “Development of a Microfluidic Transmembrane Flow System to Characterize the Role of Chemotaxis and Motility in Borrelia burgdorferi Extravasation.”
|Congratulations to David, who was awarded an Ontario Graduate Scholarship for 2014-15!
|Congratulations to Jenna, who was awarded an Ontario Graduate Scholarship for 2014-15!
|Congratulations to Andrea, who successfully defended her MASc thesis today!
|Congratulations to Craig, who was appointed as Associate Director, Research of the Institute of Biomaterials & Biomedical Engineering (IBBME) for a term of three years beginning July 1, 2014. This appointment follows his one year in the position as an acting associate director.
|Congratulations to Craig, who was elected as a Fellow of the Canadian Society of Mechanical Engineers for excellence in mechanical engineering and active contribution to the progress of the profession and of the society.
Congratulations to Team Heart Valve, who completed the 50-km Becel Heart & Stroke Ride for Heart on June 1. The team, comprised of 17 lab members and friends, raised $5200 for the Heart & Stroke Foundation. This amount is the most we’ve ever raised in the 7 years we’ve participated as a lab team. Thanks to all of our generous sponsors!
|Congratulations to Krista, Andrea, and Zahra, whose paper “Evaluation of a porcine model of early aortic valve sclerosis” was accepted for publication in Cardiovascular Pathology.