Peter L.S. Hong

Peter L.S. Hong

MSc Student
Department of Cell and Systems Biology
University of Toronto
25 Harbord St., Toronto, ON M5S 3G5

Email: pete.hong@mail.utoronto.ca

Current Research:

Disease mutations associated with inheritable retinopathies with a focus on retinitis pigmentosa

Education:

  • MSc — University of Toronto (2022-Present)
    Cell and Systems Biology
  • HBSc. (With Distinction) — University of Toronto (2018-2022)
    Health and Disease, Immunology, Human Physiology
  • ARCT — Royal Conservatory of Music (2018)
    Diploma of High Academic Standing in Piano Performance and Advanced Theory

Training/Experiences

Advanced Project in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology (EEB498) – Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology (2021-Present)

Research Issues in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology (EEB488) – Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology (2021-Present)

  • Research Project Co-Requisite covering issues commonly encountered when conducting research under the department of EEB

Skills/Qualifications

  • Trained on Shell Script (Windows and Linux OS) at Chang Lab (2020)
  • University of Toronto Biosafety Training – EHS101, EHS601, EHS923 (2020)
  • Trained on Cognos, Microsoft Office Suite and Power BI at Home Trust Company (2018)
  • Trained on Python and SQL at Home Trust Company (2018)
  • Associate of the Royal Conservatory of Music (ARCT) (2018)

Extracurricular Activities

  • Human Biology Second Year Learning Community – University of Toronto (2019)
  • Musical Minds Community Outreach – Instructor, Co-Director/Co-President – (2018-2022)
  • University of Toronto Science Communication Club – Illustrator, Writer (2018-2021)