[PRESS RELEASE] Biomedical Zone Executive Director Dr. Linda Maxwell named a WXN 2016 Canada’s Most Powerful Women: Top 100 Award Winner

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Biomedical Zone Executive Director Dr. Linda Maxwell named a WXN 2016 Canada’s Most Powerful Women: Top 100 Award Winner The Biomedical Zone’s top executive joins community of Canada’s most iconic women leaders   TORONTO, ON (November 23, 2016) –– The Biomedical Zone, a partnership between Ryerson University and St. Michael’s Hospital, is pleased to announce… Read more »

#SMALLROOMS PODCAST: BALAJI GOPALAN OF MEDSTACK ON ENABLING HEALTHCARE APPS

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Rob Kenedi sits down with Balaji Gopalan, founder of MedStack, a cloud-based platform that allows developers to easily create healthcare apps. Balaji discusses his experience building developer platforms for other firms such as Nymi and Desire2Learn, and then applying that skill to his own endeavour. Balaji also points out considerations in building healthcare software, including… Read more »

3D-printed cleft palate simulator improves surgery training

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A new simulator developed by U of T medical resident and IBBME PhD candidate Dale Podolsky may help doctors to better perform uniquely challenging cleft palate surgeries. Cleft palate is a potentially serious birth defect that affects 400 to 500 Canadian babies each year. The tissue on the roof of the mouth does not join together… Read more »