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The Early Technology Showcase at the #OBIOInvestmentSummit will feature Canada’s most promising science leading research institutions and health organizations.
Learn more: https://bit.ly/ETS2022
The #OBIOInvestmentSummit, Canada's premier #healthscience #investment event hosted online on Feb 9-11, connects investors with Canada's most investable #venture companies. Register now:
🗓Feb 9-11, 2022
Last call! Applications are due tomorrow for the Accounting Specialist role at Stem Cell Network. Details: https://stemcellnetwork.ca/wp-content/uploads/2022/01/Accounting-Specialist-Final2.pdf
I'm hosting @koltertalks (Kolter Bouchard) from @the_edge on Fri, Jan 21st for a presentation on his experience with a stem cell transplant to treat Hodgkins lymphoma.
✨ALL ARE WELCOME! ✨
Zoom link below 👇
@StemCellNetwork @OIRMnews @CCRM_ca @thebiomeder @OntVetCollege
We are looking forward to #February11! SCN’s @cate_murray1 will be joining the Women in Biotech Panel Discussion hosted by @aspectbiosys. Join the conversation and sign up today: https://hubs.li/Q012nYDP0
Less than a month to go! Application deadline is February 10! #ICYMI: SCN is offering a new online training opportunity for #regenmed researchers. For more details about the Animal Models for Regenerative Medicine workshop visit: https://stemcellnetwork.ca/training/workshops/animal-models-for-regenerative-medicine/
“Cell-based therapies have the promise to deliver something far better than insulin therapy.” https://www.ualberta.ca/folio/2022/01/insulin-producing-cells-grown-from-patients-own-blood-are-safe-for-transplant-study.html via @folioUAlberta @ualberta @UofAResearch @ADFDiabetes @StemCellNetwork @UAlberta_FoMD
Canadian researchers continue their "vendetta" against #diabetes, according to blogger @Sara_M_Nolte who reviews their progress and shares exciting funding news from @StemCellNetwork and @JDRF_Canada https://www.signalsblog.ca/diabetes-research-in-canada-100-years-later/
Share your suggestions for #TMM2022! What scientific themes and compelling speakers would you like to see featured in the plenary sessions at this year’s Till & McCulloch Meetings? Click the survey link to answer two short questions and provide your input. http://ow.ly/ihl750HxhYz
#ICYMI: Application process is open for the new JDRF-SCN National Fellowship Program in Type 1 Diabetes. Postdocs working in #stemcells & #regenmed apply today to join the team at the JDRF Centre of Excellence @UBC! Submissions due by April 15. Details: https://stemcellnetwork.ca/training/jdrf-scn-national-fellowship-program/
Job Alert!📢 The @Usask is currently seeking an Assistant Professor to develop a skeletal #research program with human &/or animal model disease focus to address skeletal health issues such as #osteoarthritis #tissueregeneration & more! To apply visit: https://stemcellnetwork.ca/whats-new/career-opportunities/
🚨Deadline alert this week! Applications for the Accounting Specialist position are due on Jan. 21! Don’t miss out on this exciting #jobopportunity to join SCN’s finance team. To apply, visit: https://stemcellnetwork.ca/wp-content/uploads/2022/01/Accounting-Specialist-Final2.pdf #hiring #finance
Processus de demande maintenant ouvert! Les postdoctorants ayant une expertise dans les #cellulessouches et la #médecinerégénératrice ont jusqu’au 15 avril pour présenter une demande dans le cadre du Programme pancanadien de bourses de recherche FRDJ-RCS sur le diabète de type 1.
📢 Application process now open! Postdocs with expertise in #stemcells & #regenmed apply by April 15 for the JDRF-SCN National Fellowship Program in Type 1 Diabetes and join the team at the JDRF Centre of Excellence @UBC. Learn more: http://ow.ly/9JCq50Hu0Bf @JDRF_Canada #T1D
Congratulations to SCN funded investigators Benjamin Blencowe and Penney Gilbert @UofT on being awarded Canada Research Chairs @CRC_CRC! Prof Blencowe now holds a tier 1 chair in RNA biology and genomics. Prof Gilbert received a renewal of her tier 2 chair in endogenous repair.
📌 SAVE THE DATE 📌
19th Annual Regenerative Medicine Symposium
‘Regenerative Medicine: from Discoveries to Therapies’
🗓April 20-21, 2022
More details to come.
#RMS2022 #regenmed #stemcells #transplant #innovation #research
We are hiring an Accounting Specialist to join SCN's finance team! There's still time to submit your application. The deadline has been extended to January 21. Apply today! Details: https://stemcellnetwork.ca/wp-content/uploads/2022/01/Accounting-Specialist-Final2.pdf
#jobopportunity #hiring #finance
🥳One more opportunity to get those abstracts submitted for the July 2022 TERMIS-AM conference in TORONTO!!! Get 'em in by Jan 12th to be considered for oral presentations and travels awards!! 👏🔬🥼⏱️ https://twitter.com/SyisTermis/status/1479189091656904709
Two days to go! Submit your UBC Flow Course application by January 12, at 11:59 p.m. (sender’s time). For more details and to apply visit:
#flowcytometry #training #workshop
REMINDER: TWO positions available in Dr. Viswanathan’s lab, at the Schroeder Arthritis Institute @UHN. The Postdoctoral Fellow will be responsible for investigating #celltherapy applications with a focus on #osteoarthritis. For more details and to apply: https://www.recruitingsite.com/csbsites/uhncareers/JobDescription.asp?SiteID=10031&JobNumber=889995
Stem cells are our bodies’ building blocks. They are different from other cells because they have the potential to differentiate into any cell type and can renew themselves, which means they can heal blood, tissue and organs.
Significant Advancements in SCN-funded Type 1 Diabetes Clinical Trial
December 2, 2021 (Ottawa, ON) – The promising results from a Canadian clinical trial funded by the Stem Cell Network (SCN) represents a significant scientific advancement in treating those who live with type 1 diabetes. In the first study of its kind, Dr. Timothy Kieffer and his team at the University of British Columbia’s (UBC) …Read more