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Could This Palm-Sized Cube Replace an Entire Lab?

Spartan Bioscience, founded by three alumni, aims to make DNA testing more accessible

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Make No Mistake

Can a group of Toronto hospitals eliminate medical errors?

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A New Life After Loss

Over more than two decades, Rena Arshinoff built a successful career in medical science. Then she felt a spiritual call

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Women Are in the House!

A unique U of T program that takes 100 female students to Parliament Hill aims to encourage more women to enter politics

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The City is Her Patient

Eileen de Villa targets opioids and homelessness as Toronto’s new medical officer of health

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Happy Feet

Mallory and Jade Ryan are helping children – including those with special needs – experience the joy of dance

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So You Want to Build a Startup?

10 tips from some of Canada’s top entrepreneurs

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Cloud Nine

A kiss, an iconic sculpture, a moment captured

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Life and Death in an Addis Ababa ER

Dr. James Maskalyk describes a day in an emergency room in Ethiopia

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Pop-up Bike Lanes and Other Bright Ideas

How Robin Mazumder is helping to build better cities

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Champion for Sport

Paracyclist Shelley Gautier competes for everyone with a disability

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John Evans Was a Champion of Innovative Medical Education

U of T’s ninth president truly changed the world

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A Tribute to Former U of T President John Evans

“We have lost a great and passionate Canadian who believed this country had much to offer a troubled world”

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Doctor of Courage

Rejected by American universities, Alexander T. Augusta completed his medical degree at Trinity Medical College then used his skills to fight for civil rights in his homeland

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Changed by War: Letter from the Front

The day after his right forearm was “slightly wounded,” Captain Frederick Banting used his uninjured left hand to pen a wobbly note home

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Changed by War: Forgotten Warriors – Animals at War

Millions of animals served on both sides of the conflict. Lieutenant-Colonel John McCrae developed close bonds with his horse Bonfire and dogs Bonneau and Mike

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Changed by War: Objects of Salvation

In the trenches the only criteria for alarm devices were that they be loud and distinctive – but as a bonus, rattles didn’t require use of the lungs

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Forensic Engineer

Bob Banks trained as both an engineer and a doctor… and now he investigates plane, car, and even space crashes in order to prevent future accidents

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New Sculpture Honours Norman Bethune’s Legacy

The U of T-educated doctor had a huge impact on health

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60 Seconds With Yoni Freedhoff

This doc prescribes chocolate

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Get Better, Sooner

Seamless Mobile Health aims to reduce hospital readmissions following surgery and save millions in medical costs

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Taking Care

Mary Jo Haddad came to Sick Kids to look after ill children. As CEO, she helped nurse the whole hospital back to good health

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Stem Cell Pioneers

Discovery by James Till and Ernest McCulloch stands as “one of the most remarkable medical-research achievements of the 20th century”

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War and Peace

In her new book, Damned Nations, Samantha Nutt reflects on foreign aid and armed conflicts abroad

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A Canadian Doctor in Chicago

Educated at U of T, Dr. Martha Gulati sings the praises of universal health coverage to a sometimes skeptical audience

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Bloodletting & Miraculous Cures

Giller Prize winning book adapted for TV series

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Dr. Andrew Pinto

“Life outside the classroom is vital to one’s education”

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Dr. Rahim Hirji

“I dream of writing a book on leadership and self-improvement, and traveling the world as a motivational speaker”

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Dr. Geoff Ibbotson

“This is what leadership means to me – serving people”

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Witness to War

While visiting Somalia in 1995, doctor and U of T professor Samantha Nutt experienced the hardship and rawness of bloodshed. Now, the founder of War Child Canada says she’s “driven every day” to help children harmed by conflict


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Vincent Lam

Prize-winning author captures extremes in human behaviour

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Kellie Leitch

Orthopedic surgeon is the federal government’s advisor on healthy children and youth

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Living off the Grid

Every day is Earth Day in the Ketchum’s custom-built sustainable home

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Breathing Underwater

Joe MacInnis has spent his life exploring the world’s oceans. Now he wants to save them

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Vivek Rao

Surgeon buys patients critical time while they wait for a donor heart

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What We Learned from SARS

The Canadian health-care system comes under scrutiny

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Courage Under Fire

They cared for the ill, calmed a fearful public and put their own lives at risk. Meet some of the U of T professors and alumni who battled SARS

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Medicine Men

Two U of T alumni work their magic to keep Toronto’s Jays and Raptors running

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Aggressive Humanitarianism

Grads provide medical services in some of the world’s most violent regions with Doctors Without Borders

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Could This Palm-Sized Cube Replace an Entire Lab?

Spartan Bioscience, founded by three alumni, aims to make DNA testing more accessible

recent post image

John Evans Was a Champion of Innovative Medical Education

U of T’s ninth president truly changed the world

recent post image

Witness to War

While visiting Somalia in 1995, doctor and U of T professor Samantha Nutt experienced the hardship and rawness of bloodshed. Now, the founder of War Child Canada says she’s “driven every day” to help children harmed by conflict


recent post image

Cloud Nine

A kiss, an iconic sculpture, a moment captured

recent post image

Living off the Grid

Every day is Earth Day in the Ketchum’s custom-built sustainable home

recent post image

Dr. Andrew Pinto

“Life outside the classroom is vital to one’s education”

recent post image

Taking Care

Mary Jo Haddad came to Sick Kids to look after ill children. As CEO, she helped nurse the whole hospital back to good health

recent post image

Stem Cell Pioneers

Discovery by James Till and Ernest McCulloch stands as “one of the most remarkable medical-research achievements of the 20th century”

recent post image

Medicine Men

Two U of T alumni work their magic to keep Toronto’s Jays and Raptors running

recent post image

A Canadian Doctor in Chicago

Educated at U of T, Dr. Martha Gulati sings the praises of universal health coverage to a sometimes skeptical audience

recent post image

Doctor of Courage

Rejected by American universities, Alexander T. Augusta completed his medical degree at Trinity Medical College then used his skills to fight for civil rights in his homeland

recent post image

Vivek Rao

Surgeon buys patients critical time while they wait for a donor heart

recent post image

Aggressive Humanitarianism

Grads provide medical services in some of the world’s most violent regions with Doctors Without Borders

recent post image

Dr. Geoff Ibbotson

“This is what leadership means to me – serving people”

recent post image

Kellie Leitch

Orthopedic surgeon is the federal government’s advisor on healthy children and youth

recent post image

What We Learned from SARS

The Canadian health-care system comes under scrutiny

recent post image

Bloodletting & Miraculous Cures

Giller Prize winning book adapted for TV series

recent post image

Vincent Lam

Prize-winning author captures extremes in human behaviour

recent post image

Breathing Underwater

Joe MacInnis has spent his life exploring the world’s oceans. Now he wants to save them

recent post image

Dr. Rahim Hirji

“I dream of writing a book on leadership and self-improvement, and traveling the world as a motivational speaker”

recent post image

Courage Under Fire

They cared for the ill, calmed a fearful public and put their own lives at risk. Meet some of the U of T professors and alumni who battled SARS

recent post image

Get Better, Sooner

Seamless Mobile Health aims to reduce hospital readmissions following surgery and save millions in medical costs

recent post image

War and Peace

In her new book, Damned Nations, Samantha Nutt reflects on foreign aid and armed conflicts abroad

recent post image

Forensic Engineer

Bob Banks trained as both an engineer and a doctor… and now he investigates plane, car, and even space crashes in order to prevent future accidents

recent post image

New Sculpture Honours Norman Bethune’s Legacy

The U of T-educated doctor had a huge impact on health

recent post image

Changed by War: Forgotten Warriors – Animals at War

Millions of animals served on both sides of the conflict. Lieutenant-Colonel John McCrae developed close bonds with his horse Bonfire and dogs Bonneau and Mike

recent post image

Changed by War: Letter from the Front

The day after his right forearm was “slightly wounded,” Captain Frederick Banting used his uninjured left hand to pen a wobbly note home

recent post image

A Tribute to Former U of T President John Evans

“We have lost a great and passionate Canadian who believed this country had much to offer a troubled world”

recent post image

Changed by War: Objects of Salvation

In the trenches the only criteria for alarm devices were that they be loud and distinctive – but as a bonus, rattles didn’t require use of the lungs

recent post image

60 Seconds With Yoni Freedhoff

This doc prescribes chocolate

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So You Want to Build a Startup?

10 tips from some of Canada’s top entrepreneurs

recent post image

Pop-up Bike Lanes and Other Bright Ideas

How Robin Mazumder is helping to build better cities

recent post image

Champion for Sport

Paracyclist Shelley Gautier competes for everyone with a disability

recent post image

Make No Mistake

Can a group of Toronto hospitals eliminate medical errors?

recent post image

Life and Death in an Addis Ababa ER

Dr. James Maskalyk describes a day in an emergency room in Ethiopia

recent post image

A New Life After Loss

Over more than two decades, Rena Arshinoff built a successful career in medical science. Then she felt a spiritual call

recent post image

The City is Her Patient

Eileen de Villa targets opioids and homelessness as Toronto’s new medical officer of health

recent post image

Happy Feet

Mallory and Jade Ryan are helping children – including those with special needs – experience the joy of dance

recent post image

Women Are in the House!

A unique U of T program that takes 100 female students to Parliament Hill aims to encourage more women to enter politics

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