Integrity in Graduate Student Research – Ethics Focus

The Office of the Vice-Dean, Graduate and Life Sciences Education (GLSE) at the Faculty of Medicine is pleased to offer this annual workshop to graduate students in the Faculty of Medicine.  In the course of your work, researchers, including graduate students, can encounter complex ethical issues which may have significant consequences. There are often no easy solutions. This workshop is designed to provide tools for PhD and doctoral-stream Masters students to help them navigate through these complicated situations.

Two separate sessions will be offered in Fall 2018; you are only required to attend one session.

Workshop 1
:  Wednesday October 31, 2018 (registration closes on October 29, 2018 at 9am)
Time:  9:00am - 12:00pm (Coffee served)
Location:  MacLeod Auditorium
(Registration capacity: 500) – Registration now closed. Pleae register for Janaury 11, 2019 session below

Workshop 2  
:  Friday January 11, 2019 
Time:  1:00pm - 4:30pm (Coffee served)
Location:  569 Spadina Avenue, Koffler House, Rm 108 Shoppers Drug Mart
(Registration capacity: 187) - To register, please click here

Speakers include:

Professor Jennifer L. Gibson, Director
Sun Life Financial Chair in Bioethics
University of Toronto Joint Centre for Bioethics

Professor Patricia Brubaker
Professor, Departments of Physiology and Medicine
Canada Research Chair (Tier 1) in Vascular and Metabolic Biology

Paul Paroutis
Imaging Specialist
SickKids Hospital

A detailed program will be sent out to registrants 5 days before the event.  For more information, please contact GLSE at

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