TEDxIB@YorkSchool: Dr. David Jaffray – Burying the complexity

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Dr. David Jaffray is the head of Radiation Physics at The Princess Margaret, and is internationally recognized for his leadership in developing new and more precise approaches to radiation therapy that contribute to better outcomes for patients. He has won each of the major prizes in the field of medical physics and has been identified as one of Canada’s Top 40 Under 40. He is the founder of Techna, a new institute at University Health Network aimed at forging partnerships with industry and helping scientists take their discoveries to market.

TEDxIB@YorkSchool is an event for International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma students from around the world and interested adults. It is hosted yearly at The York School in the heart of downtown Toronto. The York School’s mission is to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who are engaged citizens of the world. It is the first school in Canada accredited to offer the International Baccalaureate programme for students from Junior Kindergarten to Grade 12. There are more than 900,000 IB students in over 140 countries. TEDxIB@YorkSchool tries to bring those students and their ideas together.

Please click on the following link to watch Dr. David Jaffray’s speech: