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MOTSRTP/ASPIRE Information Session 'Open House' event

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Astellas Conference Room

585 University Avenue

Munk Building, 11 PMB 190

Toronto, ON M5G 2N2

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Overview – Multi-Organ Transplant Student Research Training Program (MOTSRTP)/Advanced Student Placement in Research Education (ASPIRE) will be hosting an open house session for interested students wishing to partake in our program during the 2018 summer and 2018-19 fall/winter sessions.

This pioneering and comprehensive training program for senior high school, undergraduate/graduate students consisting of formal seminars, discussion forums, and direct health/research experience, would provide an overview for students in enabling them to gain a general understanding in the area of clinical research and apply the knowledge gained in research-related tasks to the field of transplantation and overall patient care. Over the course of the academic year, students would be introduced to the various sub-disciplines that have a direct impact on overall transplant care; a few of which include:

* Basic sciences
* Bioethics
* Clinical and outcomes research
* Health economics
* Clinical epidemiology and Biostatistics
* Clinical and Hospital OR observation sessions

Graduates of the program will be well poised to in advancing research development and clinical/social application of emerging discoveries in the field of organ transplantation.

Eligible Disciplines:
Including but not limited to: STEM-related subjects, Biochemistry, Immunology, Health studies, Biology, Computer Science, Economics, Health Sciences, Health services management, Epidemiology, Health Policy, Bioethics, Health economics, Medical Sciences, Medicine, Microbiology, Nursing, Physio/Occupational Therapy, Pharmacy, Physiology, Psychology, Statistics/Biostatistics, Engineering, Bioinformatics, Biomedical communications.

Education Level:
(University students) From students going into their 2nd year in the summer (for undergraduates students) to those pursuing Graduate/Professional studies are encouraged to attend.

(High School students) For students currently in grade 11 or 12

Dates: Friday February 23, 2018

Time: 5:00-7:00pm

Venue: Toronto General Hospital, 585 University Ave Munk Building, 11th floor, Astellas Conference Room, Room 11 PMB 190

To RSVP, please click on this link below in order to formally register to attend:

https://motsrtpinfoseminar.eventbrite.ca


For more information about the program visit our website at:

http://www.uhn.ca/MOT/Education/Pages/education_programs.aspx#MOTSRTP

http://www.uhn.ca/MOT/Education/Documents/ASPIRE-Call_for_Trainees.pdf

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