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CanCOGen members actively participate in and support myriad online events which. provide important insights into how genomics researchers in Canada and around the world are helping to find solutions during the pandemic.

Genomics on a mission: Probing COVID’s secrets with CanCOGeN

Genomics on a mission: Probing COVID’s secrets with CanCOGeN

Featuring Dr. Rob Annan, President and CEO of Genome Canada and Dr. Catalina Lopez-Correa, M.D., Ph.D., Executive Director of CanCOGeN, in conversation with Jeffrey Crelinsten, Publisher and CEO of Research Money Inc. (Research Money, September 22, 2020)

Coders of Wood, Designers of Water: Canada’s next Bio-revolution

Coders of Wood, Designers of Water: Canada’s next Bio-revolution

Featuring Dr. Rob Annan, President and CEO of Genome Canada and Dr. Bettina Hamelin, President and CEO of Ontario Genomics, in conversation with John Stackhouse, Senior Vice-President, Office of the CEO at RBC. (RBC Disruptors, September 8, 2020)

Genome Canada: 20 years of collaborating on the future

Genome Canada: 20 years of collaborating on the future

Featuring Dr. Rob Annan, President and CEO, Genome Canada in an interview with Mehrdad Hariri to mark Genome Canada's 20th anniversary. (August 13, 2020)

Life Sciences Ontario interview

Life Sciences Ontario interview

Featuring Dr. Catalina Lopez-Correa, Executive Director of CanCOGeN. (August 13, 2020)

Canadian Science Policy Centre webinar: Lifting the Curtain on CanCoGen

Canadian Science Policy Centre webinar: Lifting the Curtain on CanCoGen

Featuring Dr. Catalina Lopez-Correa, Executive Director, CanCOGeN, Dr. Fiona Brinkman, Distinguished Professor, Bioinformatics and Genomics, Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, Simon Fraser University, Dr. Lisa Strug, Professor of Statistical Sciences, Faculty of Arts and Science, University of Toronto and Canada Research Chair in Genome Data Sciences and Senior Scientist, The Hospital for Sick Children, Dr. Gary Van Domselaar, Chief, Bioinformatics, National Microbiology Laboratory, Public Health Agency of Canada and Dr. Naveed Aziz, Chief Administrative & Chief Scientific Officer, CGEn. (July 21, 2020)

Gairdner Global Perspectives Panel: COVID-19: The Canadian Research Response

Gairdner Global Perspectives Panel: COVID-19: The Canadian Research Response

Featuring Dr. Rob Annan, President and CEO, Genome Canada and a roster of leading Canadian scientists, including Chief Science Advisor Dr. Mona Nemer, CIHR President Dr. Michael Strong, among others. (June 29, 2020)

COVID-19 Vaccine Development in Canada

COVID-19 Vaccine Development in Canada

Featuring Dr. Volker Gerdts, President & CEO, VIDO-Intervac. In partnership with The Future Economy and part of a six-part series called The COVID-19 Rebound. (June 15, 2020)

Public Policy Forum's Policy Speaking Series podcast: Understanding a Disease – COVID-19 and Genome Canada

Public Policy Forum's Policy Speaking Series podcast: Understanding a Disease – COVID-19 and Genome Canada

Featuring Dr. Rob Annan, President and CEO, Genome Canada, Dr. Bettina Hamelin, President and CEO, Ontario Genomics and Edward Greenspon, President & CEO, Public Policy Forum. (June 1, 2020)

On the Trail of COVID-19

On the Trail of COVID-19

Video created by Genome Atlantic. (June 2020)

The Race for a Vaccine

The Race for a Vaccine

Video created by Genome Atlantic. (June 2020)

CanCOVID webinar

CanCOVID webinar

Featuring Dr. Samira Mubareka, Assistant Professor at the University of Toronto and Clinician Scientist at the Sunnybrook Research Institute. (May 29, 2020)

A Race Against the Clock: COVID-19 Vaccine and Treatment R&D in Canada

A Race Against the Clock: COVID-19 Vaccine and Treatment R&D in Canada

Including Dr. Terrance Snutch, Professor, Michael Smith Laboratories and Director, Translational Neuroscience, Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health, University of British Columbia. The webinar was presented by Research Canada. (May 21, 2020)

Genomics on a mission: Meeting the COVID-19 challenge

Genomics on a mission: Meeting the COVID-19 challenge

Featuring Dr. Rob Annan, President and CEO, Genome Canada in a live interview with Mehrdad Hariri. A collaboration between the Canadian Science Policy Centre and Genome Canada. (May 20, 2020)

Gairdner Global Perspectives Panel: COVID-19: The Road Forward

Gairdner Global Perspectives Panel: COVID-19: The Road Forward

A webinar sponsored by Genome Canada. (May 20, 2020)

The Canadian COVID-19 Genomics Network

The Canadian COVID-19 Genomics Network

Featuring Dr. Fiona Brinkman, Distinguished Professor in Bioinformatics and Genomics in the Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry at Simon Fraser University. A collaboration between CanCOVID and Genome Canada. (May 19, 2020)

COVID-19 Research: Vaccines, Genomics & Open Science

COVID-19 Research: Vaccines, Genomics & Open Science

Featuring Dr. Aled Edwards, Chief Executive, Structural Genomics Consortium, and funded through Ontario Genomics and Genome Quebec. In partnership with The Future Economy and part of a six-part series called The COVID-19 Rebound. (April 28, 2020)

COVID-19 Research: Genomics, Rapid Execution & Funding

COVID-19 Research: Genomics, Rapid Execution & Funding

Featuring Dr. Samira Mubareka, Professor & Expert in Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, and funded through Ontario Genomics. In partnership with The Future Economy and part of a six-part series called The COVID-19 Rebound. (April 27, 2020)

COVID-19 Research: Genomics, Collaboration and Funding

COVID-19 Research: Genomics, Collaboration and Funding

Featuring Dr. Natalie Prystajecky, Program Head, Environmental Microbiology & Molecular and Microbial Genomics Programs - BC Centre for Disease Control, and funded through Genome British Columbia. In partnership with The Future Economy and part of a six-part series called The COVID-19 Rebound. (April 21, 2020)

COVID-19 Point-of-Care Testing & Canada's Ongoing Research Priorities

COVID-19 Point-of-Care Testing & Canada's Ongoing Research Priorities

Featuring Dr. Dylan Pillai, Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Medicine, and Microbiology, Immunology & Infectious Diseases at the University of Calgary, and funded through Genome Alberta. In partnership with The Future Economy and part of a six-part series called The COVID-19 Rebound. (April 20, 2020) 

Canada’s Research Ecosystem & The Response to COVID-19

Canada’s Research Ecosystem & The Response to COVID-19

Featuring Dr. Rob Annan, President and CEO, Genome Canada. In partnership with The Future Economy and part of a six-part series called The COVID-19 Rebound. (March 23, 2020)

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