Research

You are invited to attend the:

Inaugural Toronto Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research Consortium (TC3) Research and Networking Symposium

Monday June 3rd, 2019

Chestnut Conference Centre

The research symposium will bring together cannabis and cannabinoid researchers and trainees from the University of Toronto and Toronto Academic Health Sciences Network and will provide an opportunity to network, seek new collaborations, build links and share health research findings related to cannabis and cannabinoids.  Featuring short talks/data blitzes, panel sessions, and poster presentations, the research day will serve as an interactive platform to highlight preclinical, clinical and policy research in Toronto.

Registration is complementary for current faculty, trainees and research staff from the University of Toronto and Toronto Academic Health Sciences NetworkThe cost for all other attendees is $99 + taxes & fees. 

Please use your institutional/professional email address to register.  Attendees who are not current faculty, trainees (Research Associate/Postdoctoral Fellow/Graduate Student/Undergraduate Student), or research staff at UofT and TAHSN are required to register for the paid ticket.

Please click HERE to register (or follow this link https://tinyurl.com/y3ntmn85)

Call for Poster PresentationsTC3 Inaugural Research and Networking Symposium

Please note that only faculty and trainees from the University of Toronto and Toronto Academic Health Sciences Network are eligible to apply.  Please click HERE (https://tinyurl.com/yan4btew) to complete a short poster presentation application form by May 10th, 2019.

Current List of Speakers + more to come!

  • Dr. Ruth A. Ross, University of Toronto
  • Dr. Lakshmi P. Kotra, University Health Network and University of Toronto
  • Dr. Bernard Le Foll, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
  • Dr. Romina Mizrahi, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
  • Dr. Julia Knight, Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute, Mount Sinai Hospital
  • Dr. W. MacIntyre Burnham, Eplink and University of Toronto
  • Dr. Susan R. George, University of Toronto
  • Dr. Lesley Campbell, Ryerson University
  • Dr. Susan Fox, Krembil Research Institute, University Health Network
  • Dr. Paul Grootendorst, University of Toronto

We look forward to seeing you at the TC3 Research and Networking Symposium!

Please direct your inquiries to tccrc@utoronto.ca

RESEARCH DAY PICTURE


PAST EVENTS

Cannabis Innovation Summit

Thursday April 4th, 2019

MaRS Auditorium in Toronto

This event is hosted by the University of Toronto together with the affiliated hospital partners and the Toronto Cannabis & Cannabinoid Research Consortium (TC3) and is part of Toronto Health Innovation Week.

The Cannabis Innovation Summit will also launch the TC3 which brings together cannabis and cannabinoid researchers, scientists and clinicians from the University of Toronto and the affiliated hospital partners.

The Summit will focus on the drug development of cannabis and cannabinoid related therapies and drug delivery mechanisms from discovery to innovation. It will explore various clinical applications and trials around the assessment of the safety and efficacy of cannabis as a medicine and discuss important societal issues as it relates to mental and body health.

This event will also bring together scientists, government officials, policy-makers, research funding organizations and industry partners who are interested in research and innovation in this field.  The goal of the summit is to offer the opportunity to network, seek new collaborations and share health research findings related to cannabis and cannabinoids.  The summit will feature talks and panel sessions and will serve as an interactive platform to highlight preclinical, clinical and public health & policy research in Toronto.

For the full agenda click here.  Below are the links to the webpage for the Summit and the Eventbrite registrations. 

Webpage: http://www.research.utoronto.ca/2019-cannabis-innovation-summit/

Eventbrite Registration: cannabisinnovationsummit.eventbrite.ca

We are also excited to announce that the keynote speaker for the event is Dr. Daniele Piomelli, Professor and Chair, Department of Professor, Anatomy and Neurobiology; Director, Centre for the Study of Cannabis, University of California Irvine.

To register for the keynote speech, please use this link: danielepiomellirbc.eventbrite.ca

Look forward to seeing you at the Cannabis Innovation Summit!

 


If you are a principal investigator with a faculty appointment at the University of Toronto and are engaged in health research on cannabis and cannabinoids at the University of Toronto and Toronto Academic Health Sciences Network, join the TC3 by clicking HERE.

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