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The Possibilities for Nerve Therapies • University of Toronto researchers may have solved the problem of protein binding. In a review paper published in Science, Drs. Malgosia Pakulska, Shane Miersch and Molly Shoichet demonstrate how the disparate fields of computational biology and antibody engineering can be used to solve big problems in protein delivery.
U.S. National Academy of Engineering • Molly Shoichet is elected to the National Academy of Engineering (NAE) as a Foreign Members, for contributions to neural tissue engineering and design of polymers for cell and drug delivery. MORE
International Women's Day • RegMedNet - Molly Shoichet discusses her career and experiences as a woman working in STEM. • Elle Québec - In the March 2016 issue of Elle Québec, Molly Shoichet shares the spotlight with Ms. Piggy, in being named one of 32 inspirational women of the year. • SuperheroYou - Molly Shoichet shares the spotlight with 8 other real-life female superheroes.
Chatelaine Magazine • In the Dec 2015 issue of Chatelaine, Molly Shoichet is included in their list of Women of the Year.
Sirius XM's What She Said • Molly Shoichet is interviewed by science/tech journalist Kris Abel where she talks about regenerative medicine and shares her love and passion of science, and how this has led to many of her many achievements.
• DiscovHer: How 1 researcher + 1 film-maker are making research a reality for 1,000s. MORE
• On Monday May 11, 2015, Molly Shoichet was interviewed by Matt Galloway of CBC Metro Morning. MORE
October 21, 2015, Irving O Shoichet Lecturer Professor Dame Carol Robinson, Oxford University, delivers great research seminar as Irving O Shoichet lecturer at UofT, Chemical Engineering. Carol was L'Oréal-UNESCO for Women in Science Laureate for Europe when Molly was the L'Oreal-UNESCO For Women in Science Laureate for North America in 2015.
Big Funding News Behind the scenes of Medicine by Design with Molly Shoichet and Peter Zandstra.
L'Oréal-UNESCO Canadian Research, Molly Shoichet, wins L'Oréal-UNESCO for Women in Science Award.
Molly Shoichet's portrait video
Feature of the Month
• Congratulations to Irja Donaghue Elliott on successfully defending her PhD, as well as Leah Kesselman on her MASc.
• Congratulations to Samantha Payne on winning one of the three prizes awarded by the Ontario Institute for Regenerative Medicine's (OIRM), for their Pitchfest competition. A video will be put together after the New Year and available in Spring...stay tuned!