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Research

The University of Toronto Temerty Faculty of Medicine and our nine fully affiliated hospitals bring together one of the largest communities of health researchers in the world. More than 1,600 principal investigators in 26 academic departments conducted $916 million in research last year. Together, we are leading research innovation to do what can't be done, and improving the health of people and populations around the globe.

COVID-19 Updates for Researchers

Effective July 1, 2022, mask mandates in academic research spaces are lifted and activities can continue at normal occupancy levels (100%) without 2m distancingPlease note that masking is highly encouraged in core facilities in addition to any other applicable PPE.

Feb 1, 2023
This month, the Temerty Faculty of Medicine at the University of Toronto will launch a weekly environmental lecture series to highlight the interconnectedness of planetary health and human health.
Feb 1, 2023
As we discuss anti-Black racism in our own institutions, the question arises: outside Black History Month, how does one value Black life, histories and futures? Read the reflections of Black learners, staff & faculty at Temerty Medicine on this question.
Jan 30, 2023
Professor Kathryn Rozen-Gagnon joined the department of molecular genetics in the Temerty Faculty of Medicine earlier this month where her lab will study the interplay between mosquito-borne viruses and their mosquito and human hosts.

If you have urgent health or safety concerns related to research restart:

Notify your Supervisor or your Joint Health and Safety Contact If you aren't sure who your JHS contact is, you can look them up on the EHS website.
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