october, 2019

28oct8:30 am- 2:00 pmRoderick Ross Research Day


Event Details

Opening Remarks : 8.45 – 09.00 am

Keynote Speaker: 09.00 – 10.00 am

Dr. Rebecca McClure, MD, FCAP, Pathologist, Health Sciences North, Associate Professor, Northern Ontario School of Medicine: “Next Generation Sequencing and Our Ongoing Pursuit of Personalized Medicine”

Guest Speakers : 10.15 am – 12.00 pm

Dr. Andrea D Tyler, PhD – Public Health Agency of Canada: “Using Nanopore Sequencing for Bioforensic Applications : An attempt to bring order to chaos”

Dr. Yvonne Bombard, PhD – Director, Genomics Health Services Research Program, St. Michael’s Hospital: “How to avoid drowning when drinking from the firehose : opportunities and challenges of incidental finding from genomic sequencing”

Poster Presentation and viewing : 12.00 – 02.00 pm (in the Exhibition Space)


(Monday) 8:30 am - 2:00 pm


Li Ka Shing Room # 240/241


Sandra MendoncaSandra.Mendonca@unityhealth.to

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