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MHAD 3 (2012)

The Muscle Health Research Centre at York University presents: The 3rd Annual Muscle Health Awareness Day

A series of lectures and graduate student poster presentations related to:

  • Muscle Adaptation
  • Development
  • Metabolism
  • Disease

View the complete MHAD 3 program outline [PDF] as well as a complete list of poster presentations [PDF].

Guest speakers included:

  • Dr. Tom Hawke (McMaster)
  • Dr. Greg Cartee (Michigan)
  • Dr. Jack Goodman (Toronto)
  • Dr. Coral Murrant (Guelph)
  • Dr. Maureen MacDonald (McMaster)
  • Dr. Tami Martino (Guelph)
  • Dr. Joe Quadrilatero (Waterloo)
  • Dr. Eldad Zacksenhaus (Toronto)
  • Dr. David Wright (Guelph)
  • Dr. Ian Scott (Hospital for Sick Children)

Event Details

Date and Time

May 25, 2012 (Friday) 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Registration (fee paid on-site only, includes light breakfast, buffet lunch and coffee breaks)

  • Faculty members, $20
  • Graduate/UG students: $15
  • MHRC Faculty members: $15
  • MHRC Graduate/UG students: $10
  • Speakers: Free, no abstract required.


Lassonde Building Lobby and Lecture Hall B, York University, 4700 Keele St., Toronto. (same building as last year, new name).

Deadline to Email Abstract Submission Forms

Thursday May 17, 2012 via Email to:

For updates and more information, visit the MHRC website.

MHAD3 Poster Award Winners

A group photo of MHAD3 Poster Award winners
From Left to Right: Dr. David Hood, MHRC Director; Dara Slopack, York University; Elena Tsimakouridze, University of Guelph; Julia Totosy de Zepetnek, McMaster University; Brittany Edgett, Queen's University