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Equity, Diversity and Inclusion in Research news

Sunnybrook Research Institute has always championed equity, diversity and inclusion (EDI) in its communications. Our stories reflect the diversity of our community, which is especially relevant to trainees for whom it is important to see role models in science. Highlighted here are some stories with a focus on EDI in research.

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 

Sunnybrook receives and honours the gift of a ceremonial drum

The Toronto Central Regional Indigenous Cancer Program gifted the ceremonial drum to Sunnybrook during a small ceremony
Thursday, July 4, 2019 

Striving for fair representation

Sunnybrook Research Institute’s equity, diversity and inclusiveness action plan is in full swing
Monday, June 17, 2019 

Three Sunnybrook Research Institute scientists awarded Canada Research Chairs

Drs. JoAnne McLaurin, Meaghan O’Reilly and Bojana Stefanovic recognized with country’s highest research honour
Monday, June 3, 2019 

Elevating the LGBTQ presence in science and research

Staff at Sunnybrook Research Institute talk the importance of being their whole selves at work, the need for role models and the benefits of diversity
Thursday, April 4, 2019 

Improving cancer screening for Indigenous peoples

Strategies to prevent or catch cancer early need to be delivered equally and respectfully to Indigenous communities in Ontario: researchers