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The Ajmera Transplant Centre offers a wide range of educational opportunities. In addition to residency placements, we offer fellowships in clinical practice and research in transplantation and immunology.

Transplant Summer Program (Virtual)

Eligible undergraduate students and medical trainees within the Ajmera Transplant Centre at UHN, SickKids transplant centre, and St. Michael’s transplant program can apply for the Transplant Summer Program offered by the University of Toronto Transplant Institute. The transplant summer program offers students an 8-week (June 3, 2021 – August 5, 2021) experience in a laboratory or clinical setting in the University of Toronto transplant institute community. This is a great platform for students to work with distinguished faculty members, develop sound research methodologies and gain excellent mentorship. The program will conclude with a Summer Research Day on August 5th where students will be given the opportunity to showcase their research findings through oral presentations.

Students are required to secure their own supervisor/principal investigator by contacting supervisor(s) directly, before submitting their application. Students are expected to be present for the complete duration of the program.

Awards available – see details below for further information.

 Workshops, Courses

We offer tailored courses and workshop, such as: our Fellows Workshop Series and our Microsurgical Technique Training Course under the supervision of Dr. Gary Levy and Dr. David Grant.

Workshops & Courses »

 Transplant Nursing Education

Transplant Nursing Education provides specialized training for nurses interested in working in transplantation, including undergraduate and graduate opportunities.

 Mentoring & Outreach

We spotlight one of our mentors and one of our trainees. Plus, learn about an initiative to raise awareness of organ donation among high school students. Read more about our about Mentoring & Outreach »

 Education Tools

These education tools, such as our online guide to instruct surgeons, provide valuable sources of information.

 Education at UHN

Our 4 hospitals are teaching hospitals, and we offer educational opportunities for medical students, residents and fellows.