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More congratulations to MacKenzie Wilke for being awarded the Caroline A. Cope award for excellence in oncology research!

We are so proud of the contributions you are making to this field of research!

Big congratulations to MacKenzie Wilke for being awarded the FGS Research Completion scholarship!

It has been an absolute pleasure watching your research progress to this point!

The Drögemöller Lab takes part in the Seven Oaks School Division STEM Hub

This hub is aimed at providing high school students who are interested in STEM careers with the opportunity to meet with career professionals. The Team did an awesome job showing Hanna and Ridhi some wet and dry lab basics!

The Drögemöller Lab finally attends our first in person meetings!

Congrats to Samah who did an awesome job representing us at the University of Manitoba Otolaryngology Research Day, while Dr Drögemöller debated the value of polygenic scores for pharmacogenomics at the joint Pharmacogenomics Global Research Network Meeting and Clinical Pharmacogenetics Implementation Consortium Meeting in Denver.

Congratulations to Bilal Cheema for completing his Genetics Honours project!

It was great to have you join the lab and we wish you all the best with your future endeavours!

Welcome to Feryal Ladha, who will be joining the lab as a summer student!

Congrats on receiving a CancerCare Manitoba Research Institute Summer Studentship!

The lab goes bowling

It was great to get out and celebrate everyone’s hard work over the last couple of months!

The Drögemöller and Wright labs hosted a Precision Medicine Workshop in South Africa as a part of their Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowships

This workshop was made possible through funding from Stellenbosch University and the CADPF. The workshop provided an overview of current genomic analyses and resources of relevance to pharmacogenomics and precision medicine.

Congrats to Samah for being awarded a Rady Faculty of Health Sciences Graduate Studentship!

Samah will be exploring the use of new phenotyping strategies to uncover genes and pathways underlying age-related hearing loss