Ori Rotstein Lecture in Translational Research

Dr. Ori RotsteinThe Annual Ori Rotstein Lecture in Translational Research is an important event for the Institute of Medical Science - it is a time to celebrate the exceptional scientific contributions of our scientific community.

The Ori Rotstein Lecture in Translational Research was established in 2011 to mark Dr. Rotstein's 25-year engagement with the IMS. Dr. Rotstein is an IMS Alumnus, former IMS Director (2000-2010) and long-standing faculty member. Dr. Ori Rotstein is now the Vice President of Research and Innovation at Unity Health Toronto. He is also a Professor and Associate Chair of the Department of Surgery at the University of Toronto. We are honoured to have him come back and host this Annual Lecture each year.

2021 Event:

The IMS invites you to join us on November 2 at 9:00 am for the 11th Annual Ori Rotstein Lecture in Translational Research.

We are excited to announce that this year’s event will commence with a lecture from Keynote Speaker Dr. Mary Gospodarowicz, followed by an inspired panel discussion moderated by Dr. Ori Rotstein. The panel discussion showcases accomplished speakers with interesting and unique career paths to encourage students to consider diverse career options in the medical sciences and beyond.

 9:00 AM - Keynote Lecture: Dr. Mary Gospodarowicz

10:30 AM - Boundless Possibilities: A panel discussion highlighting journeys through research

On behalf of the Institute of Medical Science, we hope that you will join us for this celebration of excellence in research!

Zoom Webinar Information:

When:  Nov 2, 2021, 09:00 AM  Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Link: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/87597240809

























Spotlight Video

IMS Spotlights - 11th Annual Ori Rotstein Lecture

Ori Rotstein Lecture Planning Committee Members

Student Co-Leads: Zoya Aamir and Sajeevan Sujanthan

Faculty Leads: Dr. Marianne Koritzinsky and Dr. Lucy Osborne

Staff Lead: Sobiga Vyravanathan

Graphic Design (posters): Rachel Liu

Video Editing: Rosa Sommer and Sally Wu 

Panelist Communications Team: Lisa Eunyoung Lee, Ergi Duli, Nicolette Stogios, Anisa Nazir and Angela Dela Cruz

Post-Event Survey: Muzaffar Bhatti 

General Role: Rami Ajaj, Avinash Mukkala and Kayvan Aflaki