2020 TR Talks: April session postponed

TR Talks / Accelera 1.0 – April 7, 2020 Session has been postponed due to COVID-19

Geared to an inter-professional community of clinicians researchers and trainees the series is intended to provoke discussion and community building. The Talks are intended to provide an overview of the health innovation landscape while introducing the ‘tools and competencies’ needed to systematically ‘translate’ science more effectively.

Failures and Frontiers in TR

April 7, 2020
5 -7 pm
TRP Auditorium; 263 McCaul St

Do [animal] models still matter? Institutions are decreasing their investment in animal facilities in the face of new technologies and continue questioning the translatability of findings in animal testing. More and more institutions are taking a more ethical route. So why are these models still being used? What will replace animal testing?