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.|