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David Nayor Canadian Medical Hall of Fame welcomes U of T faculty, alumni to its ranks
David Naylor, BA’74, MD’78, Michael Bliss, BA’62, MA’66, PhD’72, May Cohen, MD’55, and Gordon Guyatt, BSc’74 are among this year's inductees
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Fall Convocation Fall Convocation
The Faculty of Medicine welcomed new alumni to the community last week. To see a social media round up of all the coverage from the ceremonies, click here. Also, don’t miss out on profiles of some of our amazing Rehabilitation Sciences graduates.
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Professor David Colantonio New Guidance for Breastfeeding Mothers on Medication
Researchers from the University of Toronto are now creating guidelines to help women navigate taking medication while pregnant, ensuring their children stay safe and healthy.
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Body Mind Soul Spirit Doctor’s Notes: A healthy mind is key to a healthy body
More than a million people in Ontario live with both a physical and mental health problem — most only treat one of them.
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Professor Peter St. George-Hyslop U of T Researchers Discover Possible New Explanation for ALS
University of Toronto researchers are proposing a new way of understanding Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), the devastating and incurable neurological disease.
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The Donnelly for Cellular and Biomolecular Research celebrates 10 years The Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomolecular Research celebrates 10 years
A Decade of Breakthrough Discoveries.
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Launch of the Rehabilitation Sciences Institute Launch of the Rehabilitation Sciences Institute
On November 4th, 2015, The Faculty of Medicine launched the Rehabilitation Sciences Institute, featuring a demonstration on how robotic technology is changing rehabilitation care.
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A Glimpse into the Faculty's Living History A Glimpse into the Faculty’s Living History
U of T’s Rehabilitation Sciences Program: A History.
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Howard Green In Memoriam
Howard Green, MD’47, Who Found a Way to Grow Skin and Saved Lives, Dies at 90. Read more >

Campaign to date:
$440,104,453* of  $500,000,000

of our Campaign total has been generously donated by our alumni
*as at October 31, 2015

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John McCrae - In Flanders Fields

A tribute to alumnus John McRae, MD 1898, who wrote “In Flanders Fields.”
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Dr. Sandra Black Lifetime Achievement Award
Sandra Black, BSc ’69, MD ’78, PGME ’82

Video interview

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W. Gordon Squires Volunteerism Award
W. Gordon Squires, BSc ’69, MD ’73, PGME ’86
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Stephanie Nixon Rising Star Award
Stephanie Nixon, MSc ’00, PhD ’06
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You are what your food eats
You Are What Your Food Eats
Five years ago, the Chair of Nutritional Sciences received a peculiar email from a man who had spent the summer feeding a rare breed of cow a great deal of fruit and small amount of nuts.
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November 23, 2015   Dr. Marguerite (Peggy) Hill Lecture on Indigenous Health, Toronto.
November 26, 2015   Dept. of Nutritional Sciences Young Alumni Networking Event, Toronto.
January 16, 2016   6th Annual Medical Imaging Alumni & Education Day, Toronto
February 20, 2016   Daffydil Alumni Reunion and Reception, Toronto.
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