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WORLDiscoveries: Innovation Ambassadors Speaker Series



The Innovation Ambassadors speaker series provides an opportunity to see what research and innovations are coming from various areas of the university. See what your colleagues are working on and how you can engage in the innovation ecosystem here at Western and in the local community.

The speaker series will feature faculty members from across campus and special guest panelists from industry.

This month's speakers features Chris Brenzel, Senior Director, Business Development of Gene Editing Solutions at Hera BioLabs, and Dr. Matthew Hebb, Associate Professor of Neurosurgery at Western. They will be presenting on a collaborative industry-academic development of a patient-derived xenograft SRG immunodeficient rat model of human glioblastoma brain cancer for pre-clinical evaluation of therapeutics including the novel treatment paradigm Intratumoral Modulation Therapy (IMT).

The conversation will be moderated by Kirk Brown, Senior Business Development Manager at WORLDiscoveries.

Time: 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Date: December 1, 2022

Location: Zoom Webinar

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