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Funding released to national biomanufacturing hubs involving NMIN researchers & infrastructure

On 6 May 2024, the Government of Canada announced Stage 2 of its integrated Canada Biomedical Research Fund (CBRF) and Biosciences Research Infrastructure Fund (BRIF) investments in the amount of $574 million for 19 projects at 14 research institutions across Canada. These investments, channelled through five national research hubs—located at… Read More »Funding released to national biomanufacturing hubs involving NMIN researchers & infrastructure

NMIN 2024 Trainee Networking Workshop a success

A selection of workshop participants (L to R): Miguel Tsai (NanoVation Therapeutics [NTx] co-op trainee/UBC undergraduate student), Dr. Rachel Hernandez (AVP, Research & Innovation, UBC), Dr. Diana Royce (NMIN Executive Director), Dr. Anthony Tam (NTx preclinical scientist), Mark Zhang (NTx co-op trainee/UBC undergraduate student) On April 25-26, 2024, thirty-two NMIN… Read More »NMIN 2024 Trainee Networking Workshop a success

Meet the NMIN 2023 Graduate & Undergraduate Award winners

The NanoMedicines Innovation Network (NMIN) is pleased to announce the 14 recipients of the its 2023 Masters- and Doctoral-level Graduate Awards, and the four recipients of its 2024 Undergraduate Studentships. Recipients hail from three universities in three provinces. The goal of NMIN Graduate Awards is to enable exceptional students to… Read More »Meet the NMIN 2023 Graduate & Undergraduate Award winners

First NMIN ResearchSNIP created on diagnosing liver disease

NMIN announces the completion of the first NMIN ResearchSNIPS: a clear-language summary of an NMIN-supported, peer-reviewed research publication. Completed by Dr. Nashmia Zia, the ResearchSNIPS “Nano Navigator: Spotting Early Liver Damage with Tiny Light-Up Carriers“, provides a clear-language description of her research on the use of imaging to detect liver… Read More »First NMIN ResearchSNIP created on diagnosing liver disease

Grand Finale: NMIN’s 2024 Research Conference

NMIN Board Chair Inès Holzbaur kicks off the conference From January 24 to 27, 2024, over 240 people gathered on Vancouver’s waterfront for NMIN’s first and final Research Conference, showcasing Canada’s wealth of nanomedicines expertise. Participants spanned the spectrum from trainees, early-career researchers, and senior scientists, to representatives from government,… Read More »Grand Finale: NMIN’s 2024 Research Conference

NMIN in the spotlight at Vancouver Nanomedicine Day 2023

NMIN’s Founding Scientific Director Dr. Pieter Cullis delivers his keynote presentation at Vancouver Nanomedicine Day 2023. Credit: Oleksii Popov / UBC Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences For the fourth consecutive time, NMIN was a proud supporter of Vancouver Nanomedicine Day in its 2023 iteration. The conference took place 15 November 2023… Read More »NMIN in the spotlight at Vancouver Nanomedicine Day 2023

NMIN well represented at Deep Tech event

L to R: NMIN Executive Director Dr. Diana Royce; HQP Logan Zettle; NMIN Associate Scientific Director Dr. Afsaneh Lavasanifar; President of NMIN’s NHN Executive Committee, Jennyfer Zapata-Farfan; and NHN Executive member Amélie Baron at the DeepTech event in Edmonton, AB. NMIN participation was significant in the event “From Innovation to… Read More »NMIN well represented at Deep Tech event