Robarts Research Retreat

This one-day Robarts-exclusive event brings together the Robarts community to share, discuss and collaborate on novel research spanning theoretical and experimental fields in imaging and molecular medicine disciplines. The event is organized by the Robarts Association of Trainees, with the goal of facilitating future collaborations and furthering understanding of research taking place at Robarts.

Friday, June 1, 2018
King's University College, Western University

Register and submit your abstract online.

Submission deadline: Friday, April 20, 2018.

Keynote Speaker

Stephen Strittmatter, MD, PhD, Yale University
Translating Cell Surface Receptor Mechanisms to Potential Therapies for Neurodegeneration and Repair

Dr. Strittmatter's work has contributed to defining a molecular basis for axonal guidance during development, and neural repair after adult injury. His laboratory is particularly interested in the interplay between endogenous plasticity and recovery from injury.

Collaborating Speakers

Featuring presentations by Robarts scientists on their successful collaborative research projects.

Grace Parraga, PhD
Aaron Fenster, PhD