7th Annual iBEST symposium highlights partnership between Ryerson and St. Michael’s

Ryerson University and St. Michael’s Hospital recently hosted their 7th annual iBEST symposium bringing together the brightest minds in biomedical research to the hospital’s Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute on June 16, 2017. Highlighting the partnership between the two institutions,…

iBEST Visiting Lecturer Series: Dr. Ya-Wen Chen Sept. 29, 2017, 1-2 PM

On behalf of iBEST, Dr. Ya-Wen Chen will be presenting “Generation of a three-dimensional lung organoid for human lung development and disease modelling from human pluripotent stem cells.” Date: Friday September 29th, 2017 Time: 1:00-2:00 PM Location: Keenan Research Centre Rm211 209 Victoria Street,…

Researchers make waves in the ultrasound world: Team creates elegant solution to shrinking microbubbles for imaging use

By: Carrie Duncan A team of Ryerson researchers, led by Scott Tsai, have developed a new method to create the uniformly minuscule microbubbles most desirable for use in ultrasound imaging. The cross-disciplinary team, based out of the iBEST laboratories at…

Collaboration between Ryerson’s Dr. Scott Tsai and St. Michael’s Dr. Andras Kapus

After only one year, the Institute for Biomedical Engineering, Science and Technology (iBEST) has leveraged its model of “bench to bedside” applied research to help researchers at Ryerson and St. Michael’s Hospital innovate medical solutions for the 21st century. iBEST…

2016 iBEST symposium highlights partnership between Ryerson and St. Michael’s Hospital

Researchers, physicians and students were given an opportunity to critically examine the intersection of engineering and medical science, at the sixth annual symposium of the Institute for Biomedical Engineering, Science and Technology (iBEST), held on Friday, June 24. Dr. Arthur…