Professor Molly Shoichet holds the Canada Research Chair in Tissue Engineering at the University of Toronto. She has published 500+ papers and given 300+ lectures worldwide. She leads a laboratory of 25 and has graduated 168 scientists. She is actively engaged in translational research and science outreach. Dr. Shoichet won the 2015 L’Oreal-UNESCO For Women in Science award and holds the Order of Ontario. Her BSc is from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and her PhD is from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst in Polymer Science and Engineering.