Events

CBR-SBME Research Day 2021: A Spotlight on Summer Student Research

CBR-SBME Research Day 2021: A Spotlight on Summer Student Research

The CBR and SBME communities gathered online for CBR-SBME Research Day 2021 on Wednesday, August 11th, to hear about summer student research.

CBR-SBME Research Day 2021 Booklet

CBR-SBME Research Day 2021 Booklet

The CBR-SBME Research Day 2021 Booklet showcases lay abstracts from summer student presenters, student experiences, a foreword from the program coordinators, and other exciting highlights.

Honouring Dr. Ed Conway: A Symposium on Blood and Blood-Related Disorders

Honouring Dr. Ed Conway: A Symposium on Blood and Blood-Related Disorders

At the end of 2020, Dr. Ed Conway’s tenure as Director of the CBR concluded after 11 dedicated years. The CBR honoured Dr. Conway’s directorship and many contributions through a virtual symposium that was held on April 15th, 2021.

Stepping Up Our Wellness Game with the CBR Step Challenge

Stepping Up Our Wellness Game with the CBR Step Challenge

In May, the CBR Health & Wellness Committee invited CBR members and friends to step up their wellness game with the annual CBR Step Challenge! Together, 40+ participants from 25+ different labs and groups took over 10.57 million steps in total — a truly incredible feat!

Dr. Norman Bethune – A leading figure in transfusion medicine

Dr. Norman Bethune – A leading figure in transfusion medicine

Dr. Norman Bethune (1890-1939) was a Canadian physician who promoted universal access to health care and created the first mobile blood collection and distribution system, the precursor to MASH units.