UHN Research & Innovation Cores Newsletter

Dear Readers,

Welcome to the May 2024 issue of the UHN Research & Innovation Cores Newsletter.

In this edition, we explore the transformative projects led by the Techna Engineering Team. Led by Techna Senior Engineering Manager Jimmy Qiu, this team is at the forefront of medical technology innovation. From cutting-edge work on drone transportation of organs to leveraging mixed reality in surgery, discover how their work is reshaping patient care and hospital operations.

In the second article, we explore how the Histopathology Team at STTARR has improved operational efficiency by incorporating the Stratocore booking platform into their routine operations. This integration simplifies the process for ordering services and consumables, enhancing collaboration among researchers and optimizing resource utilization.

Lastly, we learn about the Metabolomics Core Facility at the Schroeder Arthritis Institute. Supervised by Dr. Vinod Chandran, Dr. Mohit Kapoor, and managed by Dr. Nikita Looby, this facility is driving innovation in metabolomics research. Learn how metabolomics is revolutionizing modern medical research, its broad impact on health care, and the real-world applications that are changing our understanding of various conditions.

Thank you for your time and interest!

Luke Brzozowski

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Executive Director,
UHN Research & Innovation Cores
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