Shared resource labs (SRLs) are a key component of any research institute. Not only do they provide the scientific community with access to state-of-the-art technology, they also provide support and education. Maintaining those infrastructures isn’t an easy task. In this webcast, our guest panelists will present their sustainability models and discuss revenue sources, institutional support as well as maintenance and renewal of instrumentation.


  • Marie-Helene Lacombe, RI-MUHC (CCMA)
  • Laurence Lejeune (CNSP)


  • Caterina Di Ciano-Oliveira (Unity Health Toronto, Bioimaging Facility Manager)
  • James Jonkman (University Health Network, Toronto, AOMF and WCIF Staff Scientist)
  • Patrice Vaillancourt (McGill University Health Center Research Institute, Platforms Manager)

Meet the Cores of Canada: 

  • Core (name)


Session Recording:


Series: BD Biosciences

Session: Sony Biotechnology