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Health officials utilize testing of raw sewage water to get a better grasp of COVID 19 levels

October 2, 2020

Dr. Saurabh Chattopadhyay, UToledo assistant professor of medical microbiology and immunology, discusses his laboratory’s role in the analysis of raw sewage samples to help Lucas County health officials gain a better understanding of when coronavirus itself is passing through communities, and when it is arriving.


Postel: Academic affiliation and UTMC goals not mutually exclusive

September 27, 2020

UToledo Interim President Gregory Postel writes in this column that Toledo is lucky to have a public research university with a community hospital and both can succeed. Read: Postel: Academic affiliation and UTMC goals not mutually exclusive


Medical Student Finds Artistic Inspiration During Anatomy Class

September 11, 2020

Drawings by UToledo medical student Meghan Lark are receiving widespread attention.


Women’s Mentoring Network to Host Giving Yourself Grace Panel Discussion

September 10, 2020

The virtual event titled Giving Yourself Grace in Uncertain Times will take place noon to 1p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 16 on WebEx.


Hypertension Researcher Earns Prestigious NIH Award

August 3, 2020

Dr. Cameron McCarthy, a postdoctoral to faculty fellow, is one of a small number of researchers in the country to receive the National Institutes of Health Pathway to Independence Award.


Dialogue on Diversity to Address Impact of COVID-19 on Black and Brown Communities

July 22, 2020

As part of its Dialogues on Diversity series, the University will hold a virtual town hall on “The Impact of COVID-19 in Black and Brown Communities” Thursday, July 23.


UToledo Dean Elected Chair of Statewide Medical School Alliance

July 15, 2020

Dr. Christopher Cooper, dean of The University of Toledo College of Medicine and Life Sciences, has been selected as the chair of the Ohio Council of Medical School Deans.


UToledo Medical Students Create Program to Assist Healthcare Community During Pandemic

July 6, 2020

A group of students from UToledo’s College of Medicine and Life Sciences have taken it upon themselves to aid those in need during the COVID-19 pandemic.


UToledo College of Medicine and Life Sciences, TPS to Host Virtual Discussion July 1 About Navigating Social Injustice Amidst COVID-19

June 30, 2020

“Navigating Social Injustices Amidst a Pandemic: Open Roundtable Discussion” will be held Wednesday, July 1, at 5 p.m. on WebEx.


UToledo Students Examine Human Consumption in International Biodesign Challenge Summit 2020

June 18, 2020

A team of four UToledo students researched human consumption for their project for the Biodesign Challenge Summit 2020.