Events

Earl W. Davie Symposium 2021: Fifteen years of scientific learning and opportunities

Earl W. Davie Symposium 2021: Fifteen years of scientific learning and opportunities

This November, the CBR hosted its 15th Earl W. Davie Symposium, an event full of scientific learning, community connection and inspiration.

Dr. Alison McAfee receives the 2021 Michael John Page Postdoctoral Fellow Award

Dr. Alison McAfee receives the 2021 Michael John Page Postdoctoral Fellow Award

Congratulations to Dr. Alison McAfee of the Foster and Tarpy labs, who received the 2021 Michael John Page Postdoctoral Fellow Award.

Inspiring young leaders (virtually!): Science World’s Girls and STEAM event 2020

Inspiring young leaders (virtually!): Science World’s Girls and STEAM event 2020

This November marks the 1-year anniversary of “Synthetic Biology: Using DNA for New Applications”, a workshop created by the CBR Outreach Committee and SFU Science AL!VE for the 2020 Girls and STEAM event at Science World.

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!