TR Talks: How Has COVID Changed Translation?

September 8, 2020

How Has COVID Changed Translation?

Date: September 8, 2020


5:00 pm  – 7:00 pm

COVID-19 has disrupted the world. We are changing almost every aspect of our lives from the way we walk down the street to the way we socialize, shop, study, and work. The challenges of this pandemic also provide opportunities for science led decision-making to innovate policy, regulation, ethics, intellectual property, and funding opportunities.

Join TR Talks as we discuss how science-driven translational of research, can help us establish evidence-based sound responses, policies, and innovations for a solid foundation during and after a pandemic.

Location: Online

Dr. Nicole Woods, PhD

The Wilson Centre
Scientist & Associate Director of Operations


Prof. Molly Shoichet, PhD

University of Toronto
Canada Research Chair in Tissue Engineering


Brian Schwartz,

Associate Professor | Dalla Lana School of Public Health | University of Toronto


Dr. Peter Loewen,

Department of Political Science and the Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy | University of Toronto


Dr. Vivek Goel, MD CM MSc SM FRCPC

University of Toronto Public Health Ontario Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences| Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences (ICES)
Vice President, Research and Innovation Adjunct Senior Scientist


Patrick Clifford,

Research Institute of Southlake Regional Health Centre
Director of Research and Innovation