KCNhub member Yijinmide Buren receives Krembil research day award

Dear Krembil Community,


Thank you to everyone who attended the 2023 Krembil Research Day that took place on Thursday, June 22, 2023.  This year, we had approximately 225 attendees, 72 posters, nine oral presentations and a keynote address by Dr. Sheena Josselyn.  The continued success of this event would not be possible without the hard work of the Trainee Affairs Committee led by Dr. Mary Pat McAndrews as Chair, the Krembil Public Affairs and the Krembil Research Administration teams.  A sincere thank you to all of our judges, as well as to our morning and afternoon session Chairs, Drs. Joan Wither and Bill Hutchison.


The winners of the 2023 Krembil Research Day competitions are:


Poster Presentations:

1st place (tied), graduate student:  Anca Maglaviceanu

1st place (tied), graduate student:  Jacob Schulman

2nd place, graduate student:  Hayley Peters

3rd place, graduate student:  Syeda Hania Qamar


1st place, postdoctoral researcher:  Sonja Di Gregorio

2nd place, postdoctoral researcher:  James Young

3rd place, postdoctoral researcher:  Mohammed Alvi


Oral Presentations:

1st place, graduate student:  Navona Calarco

2nd place, graduate student:  Kristen Ashworth

3rd place, graduate student:  Yijinmide Buren


1st place, postdoctoral researcher:  Laura Whittall Garcia

2nd place, postdoctoral researcher:  Amit Sandhu


Congratulations to the winners and thank you to all of our presenters who participated in Research Day.  We look forward to seeing you at next year’s event!



Krembil Administration