The Graduate Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences offers exciting seminars featuring scientists from across Canada and around the world, with occasional seminars by our own faculty and members of other departments at U of T and surrounding hospitals/institutes. These seminars provide an opportunity for all to meet outstanding, world-renowned scientists. Seminar speakers also schedule additional time for informal discussions with faculty and students. Regular attendance at seminars is required of all graduate students.

Graduate Departmental Seminar Series Requirement

All graduate students are required to attend the departmental seminars each year:

  • Full-time students: a minimum of eight (8) departmental seminars per academic year
  • Part-time/Flex-time students: a minimum of four (4) departmental seminars per academic year.

Students may fulfill up to 50% of their annual quota at sanctioned external seminars.

2020-2021 Graduate Departmental Research Seminars Schedule

Dr. Gregory Poon Associate Professor, Departments of Chemistry and Nutrition, Georgia State University
Do you wish you spent less time managing your research data and more time on your research? This session provides basic strategies for managing research data efficiently as CIHR and other funders move towards mandatory data sharing and data management plans. Topics include: data security, data storage, best practices for retention and long-term access, and what to include in a data management plan.
Dr. David Volsky Professor of Medicine and Pathology, Dept of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and Director of the Volsky Laborator

Seminar Coordinator

Dr. Rob Macgregor

Telephone: (416) 978-7332

Booking Information

Graduate Program Assistant

Telephone: (416) 978-8896