May 2019
UHN Research The Krembil is the official newsletter of the Krembil Research Institute (formerly the Toronto Western Research Institute). It informs the Toronto Western Hospital community, external stakeholders and interested community members about the exciting news and innovative research happening at the Krembil Research Institute.

Stories in this month's issue:

Donald Weaver, PhD, MD, FRCPC, FCAHS
Director, Krembil Research Institute
University Health Network

Pitch Perfect Competition

The event gave 13 participants the opportunity to display their exceptional communication skills and passion for their research to a panel of judges and an auditorium full of spectators. [Read More]

Krembil Research Day 2019

Over 285 people attended this year’s event, which put a spotlight on the hard work and achievements of Krembil trainees over the past year. [Read More]

Uncovering a Hidden Risk

Undiagnosed severe sleep apnea is a major risk factor for postoperative heart complications. [Learn More]
Seeing is Believing

Researchers use advanced imaging to see how a subtle gene change can alter drug effectiveness. [Learn More]
Late Effects of Early Epilepsy

New study recommends that children with rare form of epilepsy be monitored for schizophrenia. [Learn More]
Clearer Path to Diagnosis

Four proteins may be key to better diagnosis and management of arthritis. [Learn More]

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