Human Placenta Summer Workshop

The Research Group is supported by an Executive Committee. This is comprised of Dr. Croy, Director, Dr. Smith, Associate Director and members Dr. Kisilevsky, Winn and van Vugt. The group’s External Advisory Board is comprised of Dr. Graham Burton, Director of the Centre for Trophoblast Research, University of Cambridge, UK; Dr. Sandra Davidge, Professor, Depts. Obstetrics & Gynecology & Physiology, and Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Women’s Cardiovascular Health, University of Alberta and Dr. Warren Foster, Professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, McMaster University.

A major activity of the Research Group is the hosting of an Annual Human Placenta Summer Workshop that gives intensive “hands on” laboratory training to investigators and investigators in training from around the world. provides information and the pre-registration form for expression of interest.  You are also invited to contact the Workshop Director, Dr. C. Tayade for further information.