Welcome to the Clinical Materials and Diagnostics (CMD) Group at Ryerson University

The CMD conducts research into both therapeutic materials for hard tissue replacements and the area of non-invasive diagnostics for the early detection of diseases. The CMD is based at Ryerson University.

This website gives the full scope of the group, details the research that is being undertaken and the links the CMD has with other institutions and companies. Please have a look around to better understand the people and the research that goes on at CMD.   





  • ICUF Logo 2016
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  • Saidurs farewell
  • Summer18 group dinner
  • ryerson large3
  • Celebrating in SMH
  • Group dinner Spring 2017
  • ryerson park view
  • Archery tag
  • Dr. Towler awarded James M. Flaherty Visitor Professorship. Click the photo for more details!
  • New funding from CIHR approved for the CMD! Click logo for more information!
  • New funding from NSERC approved for the CMD! Click logo for more information!
  • Saidur's farewell, July 2018
  • Group dinner, summer 2018
  • Ryerson Student Union
  • St. Michael's Research Awards 2017
  • Group dinner, summer 2017
  • Ryerson University - The Quad
  • Archery tag, team-building activity, summer 2017