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ON NOW! – CDTRP 7th Annual Scientific Meeting

ON NOW! - CDTRP 7th Annual Scientific Meeting Welcome to our over 200 registered participants! If you are not yet among them, there is still time. Check out the exciting scientific program here. Sessions coming up: On Dec 2, 6pm-7pm EST, Lara Danziger-Isakov will be presenting “Uneven Ground: Finding your feet during a [...]

2020-11-30T13:28:33+00:00November 30th, 2020|Categories: Featured, General|

CDTRP Annual Scientific Meeting Pre-Program Event: Picture a Scientist

CDTRP Annual Scientific Meeting Pre-Program Event: Picture a Scientist In line with the CDTRP 7th Annual Scientific Meeting coming up next week, we are pleased to present a special screening of Picture a Scientist. PICTURE A SCIENTIST is a feature-length documentary film chronicling the groundswell of researchers who are writing a new chapter [...]

2020-11-23T20:25:35+00:00November 23rd, 2020|Categories: Featured, General|

Dr. Shaifali Sandal study recruitment: Recipients and Donors of LDKT in BC, QC and ON

Dr. Shaifali Sandal study recruitment: Recipients and Donors of LDKT in BC, QC and ON Dr. Shaifali Sandal and her team at McGill University in Montreal are conducting a study that aims to understand why rates of Living Donor Kidney Transplantation (LDKT) are different across Canadian provinces. They aim to understand this by studying [...]

2020-11-24T13:04:32+00:00November 23rd, 2020|Categories: Featured, General|

Congratulations to James Shapiro: Stem Cell Network Award

Congratulations to James Shapiro: Stem Cell Network Award Warm congratulations to CDTRP member Dr. James Shapiro for a $400,000 award from the Stem Cell Network's Accelerating Clinical Translation Program. The funded project is entitled: "Autologous Patient- derived Islets from Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells (iPSC): The Next Generation Diabetes Therapy". You can read more about this work [...]

2020-11-24T13:09:24+00:00November 23rd, 2020|Categories: Featured, General|

CDTRP 7th Annual Scientific Meeting: Women in Transplantation special presentation Dec 2, 6pm EST

CDTRP 7th Annual Scientific Meeting: Women in Transplantation special presentation December 2, 6pm EST A reminder that registration for the CDTRP 7th Annual Scientific Meeting, taking place online December 2-4, 2020 is now open. There is no cost to attend, but registration is required. We are pleased to announce a special Women in Transplantation session to be [...]

2020-11-17T16:26:27+00:00November 16th, 2020|Categories: Featured, General|

New Member Profile: Dr. Karthik Tennankore, at the intersection of nephrology, machine learning, and frailty

New Member Profile: Dr. Karthik Tennankore, at the intersection of nephrology, machine learning, and frailty The CDTRP has been delighted to welcome many new members in 2020. We’ll be sharing information on their research expertise and interests through our New Member Profile series. Please join us this week in welcoming Dr. Karthik Tennankore of Dalhousie University to Theme 5 (Restore [...]

2020-11-16T20:46:02+00:00November 16th, 2020|Categories: Featured, General|

CDTRP Logos and Master Slides

CDTRP Logos and Master Slides We are pleased to offer the Canadian Donation and Transplantation Research Program's logos and master slides for your presentations. We encourage all members of CDTRP, including trainees and Innovation Grant winners to make use of our branding where appropriate. To download the logos, click here. To download the master [...]

2020-11-16T21:53:05+00:00November 16th, 2020|Categories: Featured, General|

CDTRP Welcomes HQP and AHP as Trainees

CDTRP Welcomes HQP and AHP as Trainees The CDTRP is proud to include Highly Qualified Personnel (HQP) and Allied Health Professionals (AHP) within the CDTRP Trainee profile, accepted into the Education and Training Platform. As an example to the profiles we are seeking for the Education and Training Platform, the CDTRP is welcoming research [...]

2020-11-16T21:37:09+00:00November 16th, 2020|Categories: Featured, General|

CST-Astellas Dragons’ Den – November 26, 6:30pm EST

CST-Astellas Dragons' Den - November 26, 6:30pm EST For those attending the CST Fall Forum, we would like to highlight a Dragon’s Den-style session featuring CDTRP members Anne Halpin and Istvan Mucsi, who will be vying for $50,000 in funding based on a live audience vote! For more information, see the event webpage at [...]

2020-11-16T21:39:21+00:00November 16th, 2020|Categories: Featured, General|