iBEST Visiting Lecturer Series: Dr. Edmond Young March 21, 2018, 10 AM

iBEST Visiting Lecturer Series: Dr. Edmond Young “Transitioning biomicrofluidic systems from PDMS to plastics” Edmond Young, PhD, PEng Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering,  Institute of Biomaterials & Biomedical Engineering, University of Toronto Presenting on behalf of the Biomedical Delivery System (BDS)…

Planning for Collaborative Research & Commercialization Opportunities with Industry Feb. 14, 2018, 2-4 PM

Having trouble finding your next industry partner? Not sure how to convince your current industry partner to make a cash commitment? Join us for a special “How to Plan for Collaborative Research and Commercialization Opportunities with Industry” workshop: Wednesday, February 14th,…

New medical technologies and fundamental research being guided from bench to bedside at Institute for Biomedical Engineering, Science and Technology

Nearly 200 biomedical researchers, clinicians and student trainees from Ryerson University and St. Michael’s Hospital gathered at the Keenan Research Centre in Toronto to explore healthcare research collaborations at the annual Institute for Biomedical Engineering Science and Technology (iBEST) symposium.…

Adopting innovation and technology in healthcare

Innovation in technology is dramatically improving the delivery of healthcare services in Canada. Cloud computing, data analytics, 3D, and mobile technologies are helping healthcare providers to improve response times and detect preventable diseases. Yet “to produce innovation, the technologies must actually…

Ryerson, St. Michael’s Hospital open collaborative research centre

In his lab at the Keenan Research Centre for Biomedical Science  of St. Michael’s Hospital, Dr. Howard Leong-Poi is researching novel and non-invasive treatments for a common circulatory problem known as peripheral artery disease. He attaches genes that promote blood…