December 18, 2015 Western News presents its 5th annual Newsmakers issue, a celebration of the campus spirit. Check out how Schulich Medicine & Dentistry researchers are reshaping the future of concussion research and care.
December 18, 2015 Researchers at Western University have published the first study in the world showing a decline in the incidence of dementia at a whole population level which they believe is connected to the overall decline in strokes.
December 16, 2015 The annual Emergencies in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Bootcamp is quickly becoming an international affair. The 2015 event attracted nearly 30 residents and 20 faculty from across Canada and the United States.
December 16, 2015 Congratulations to Martin Duennwald, PhD, and Drs. Michael Strong, Christen Shoesmith and Marvin Chum on receiving funding from ALS Canada for their research on Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis.
December 10, 2015 Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs is now accepting applications for the Dean’s Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program 2016, which will take place in summer 2016. The deadline for interested supervisors to submit a project description is January 10, 2016.
December 10, 2015 Dr. Lawrence Jacobs has been appointed as Assistant Dean, Windsor Faculty Affairs, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University effective January 1, 2016 to December 31, 2017.
December 02, 2015 In a recent commentary piece, Dr. Chris Watling, associate dean of Postgraduate Medical Education, remarks on the several stressors that medical students encounter throughout their education, and the interventions that have been put in place to help alleviate some of this pressure.
November 30, 2015 Schulich Medicine & Dentistry Anatomical Pathology resident Dr. Matthew Cecchini is looking into the improved survival rates for lung cancer patients who lack the retinoblastoma (RB) protein, normally a tumour suppressor.
November 23, 2015 Dr. Anthony Jevnikar, co-director of the Multi-Organ Transplant Program and director of the Matthew Mailing Centre for Translational Transplant Studies, is being recognized for his dedication to improving the lives of kidney transplant recipients throughout his career.
November 13, 2015 The votes are in and the top five favourite game-changing Ontario research discoveries were announced on November 12. Voted on by the public, two of the discoveries were made by Schulich Medicine & Dentistry's Fred Possmayer, PhD, and Sir Frederick Banting.
November 11, 2015 The Caring Canadian Award recognizes Canadians who have made a significant, sustained and unpaid contribution to their community. Dr. Wright received the award from Governor General David Johnston during a ceremony in Toronto.
November 09, 2015 Co-directed by Matthew Teeter, assistant professor in the Departments of Medical Biophysics and Surgery, the Western Medical Innovation Fellowship immerses talented young scientists, engineers and clinicians in a training and research environment to drive the development of novel medical technologies.
November 05, 2015 Eric Arts, PhD, is leading Schulich Medicine & Dentistry’s contribution to the newly established European AIDS Vaccine Initiative (EAVI2020) — a C$33.2 million initiative that will bring together leading researchers from around the world to develop an effective HIV vaccine.
October 29, 2015 Drs. Douglas Fraser, Roberto Hernandez-Alejandro and Manuel Montero Odasso are this year's Dean's Research Grant Initiative recipients. The overall goal of the Initiative is to fund projects that will deliver results that will put Schulich Medicine & Dentistry on the map, in the short- and long-term.
October 28, 2015 The Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry has received full accreditation status for eight years for its UME program. We are proud of the eight-year accreditation status that was earned as a team effort from faculty, staff, residents, health-care partners, graduates and our students through strong leadership and tireless collaboration.
October 22, 2015 Schulich Dentistry celebrated the research, innovation and collaboration of faculty and students at its Annual Research Day this month. Congratulations to the student poster presentation award recipients.
October 22, 2015 Melanie Kok, PhD'15, and Eric Sonke, MSc'15, have been awarded with two of the three Governor General's Academic Gold Medals presented at Western University. For more than 140 years, these medals have been become the most prestigious award that students at Canadian schools can receive.
October 21, 2015 When Dr. Roberto Hernandez-Alejandro first traveled to West China Hospital, Sichuan University in 2010, he never imagined the powerful partnership he would come to build with members of its Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation.
October 20, 2015 We are ready to begin the first chapter of our strategic planning process to refresh the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry strategic plan, now at the mid-point of its 10-year life cycle.
October 13, 2015 Dr. Christopher Watling, Associate Professor, Departments of Clinical Neurological Sciences and Oncology and Scientist, Centre for Education Research and Innovation, has been renewed for another five year term as Associate Dean, Post Graduate Medical Education in the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University.
October 09, 2015 Dr. Elizabeth Osuch, Associate Professor in the Departments of Psychiatry and Medical Biophysics, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry at Western University, and Scientist in Neurosciences and Imaging at the Lawson Health Research Institute, has been re-appointed as the Dr. Joseph Rea Chair in Mood Disorders at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University.
October 01, 2015 Charles McKenzie, PhD, and Timothy Regnault, PhD, have received $3.7 million in funding from the NIH as part of its Human Placenta Project. The researchers will develop a new technology based on MRI that will allow them, for the first time, to monitor changes in placental metabolism as pregnancy unfolds.
September 28, 2015 Researchers at Schulich Medicine & Dentistry have completed the first study demonstrating that medical residents are associated with a reduction in emergency department wait times and patients leaving without being seen in a medium-volume community hospital.
September 24, 2015 After a successful review, the Centre for Education Research & Innovation, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University has been renewed for a four-year term ending August 31, 2019.
September 17, 2015 Congratulations to Courtney Hambides, Lisa Metselaar, Diana Lee and Judith Thomas on receiving a 2015 Western Award of Excellence — Western University's highest honour for staff member achievement.
September 16, 2015 Congratulations to Saad Chahine, PhD, and Mark Goldszmidt, MDCM, MHPE, FRCPC, for receiving a $25,000 Royal College/AMS CanMEDS Research Development Grant for their research on investigating the use of cognitive diagnostic assessment in the development and assessment of entrustable professional activities. This work is important because it will advance how the assessment community is thinking about valid and reliable workplace-based assessment.
September 16, 2015 Congratulations to Georgia Nikoloudaki and Martin Prusinkiewicz on receiving the Dean’s PhD Graduate Stipend, and to Brennan Dirk and Patricia Johnson on receiving the Dean’s MSc to PhD Transfer Stipend...
September 14, 2015 Dr. Michael Motolko, MD has been appointed as Acting Chair, Department of Ophthalmology in the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University effective September 1, 2015 - September 30, 2016.
September 11, 2015 The Dr. Alan Hudson and Robert W. Noakes Canadian Medical Hall of Fame Award recognizes a second-year medical student who demonstrates perseverance, collaboration and an entrepreneurial spirit, and shows outstanding potential as a future leader and innovator of health care in Canada.
September 10, 2015 Dr. Guangyong Zou, PhD has been appointed as Acting Chair, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics for theSchulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University effective September 1, 2015 – August 31, 2016.
September 08, 2015 Dr. Emil Schemitsch has been appointed as Chair of the Department of Surgery, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University and Chief of the Department of Surgery for London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph's Health Care London, effective January 1, 2016.
September 08, 2015 This international award recognizes the School’s commitment to student engagement and the valuable role students play in shaping teaching and learning experiences within the Undergraduate Medical Education (UME) program.
September 02, 2015 The Schulich Medicine & Dentistry – Windsor Program is celebrating Dr. Awuku’s extensive and significant contributions to the Windsor Program as he steps down from his role as Assistant Dean, Faculty and Governmental Affairs.
September 01, 2015 Marlys L. Koschinsky, PhD, is the new Scientific and Executive Director for Robarts Research Institute. In this role, Koschinsky will provide strategic leadership to world-class, innovative scientists.
August 31, 2015 When Celina Dharamshi, MPH Class of 2015, was deciding where to complete her 12-week practicum placement, she wanted an experience that would give her the chance to apply the public health skillset she acquired in the classroom. She traveled to Tanzania to work with the Aga Khan Primary Medical Centre Mwanza.
August 28, 2015 It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Dr. Mitchell Baran, HBA’59; LLD’11. He was a great friend and supporter of the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry and Robarts Research Institute.
August 24, 2015 On August 25, siblings, Eric, Medicine Class of 2019, and Dora, Dentistry Class of 2019, will receive their White Coats together at the first combined White Coat Ceremony at Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry.
August 19, 2015 In this role, Dr. Venance will work with residency programs, program directors, clinical departments and the PGME Office to facilitate the transition of the postgraduate training programs to a competency-based medical education framework.
August 19, 2015 Fourteen members of the Schulich Medicine & Dentistry community will form the School’s Strategic Planning Steering Committee.
In their role they will work closely with Dr. Margaret Steele, who is leading the strategic planning process and Anne Becker of Pathways Consulting.
August 19, 2015 Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation – Ontario Region is investing $7.5 million in funding for 24 new research project grants and fellowship awards related to innovative solutions for breast cancer. Congratulations to Alison Allan, PhD, on receiving one of these grants.
August 17, 2015 It is with great sadness that we share the news of the passing of Dr. Walter Teteruck, chair, Continuing Dental Education, and professor emeritus, Schulich Medicine & Dentistry, Western University.
August 10, 2015 Dr. Andrea Lum has received an extension on her appointment as Chair, Department of Medical Imaging in the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University and its teaching hospitals, London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph's Health Care London.
August 07, 2015 Adrean Angles has a special connection to the Indigenous communities in Southwestern Ontario. He is using his personal connection, as well as his passion for the field of medicine, as motivation to help make a difference at the School.
August 05, 2015 Two Schulich Medicine & Dentistry alumni have been named Western University 2015 Alumni Award of Merit recipients. Congratulations to Dr. John Kelton, MD'73, and Dr. Danielle Martin, MD'03, on this accomplishment.
July 29, 2015 Nicole Barra, PhD, a postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, received this award for her fellowship proposal “Perinatal Exposure to Nicotine Leads to Long-Term Obesity in Women: Elucidating the Underlying Molecular Mechanisms”.
July 28, 2015 Dr. Robert Hegele, Frank Beier, PhD, Terry Peters, PhD, and Dr. J. Geoffrey Pickering, are among 23 researchers who received grants totalling $23.5 million from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Foundation and Open Operating Grants.
July 27, 2015 Dr. Daniel Pepe, a first-year resident in the Division of General Surgery, received the Dr. Murray Girotti Resident Teaching Award at the Department of Surgery’s annual Departmental Resident Celebration event on June 22.
July 24, 2015 Dr. John Denstedt has received an extension on his appointment as Chair/Chief, Department of Surgery in the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University and its teaching hospitals, London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph's Health Care London...
July 22, 2015 Congratulations to several Schulich Medicine & Dentistry faculty and alumni who are the recipients of 2015 London & District Dental Society (LDDS) Awards, which were announced on April 16 at the LDDS Awards Dinner.
July 13, 2015 On June 29, Dr. John Denstedt represented Schulich Medicine & Dentistry at Second Military Medical University’s (SMMU) 2015 Graduation and Degree-Conferring Ceremony in Shanghai, China. Dr. Denstedt also signed a Memorandum of Understanding on behalf of Western University with SMMU.
July 08, 2015 Sanjiv S. Gambhir, MD, PhD, has revolutionized the field of cancer diagnostics, developing imaging on the molecular and nanoparticle level and translating that research for clinical diagnostics and cancer management.
July 06, 2015 Dr. Stewart Harris, professor in the Departments of Family Medicine and Epidemiology and Biostatistics, and Bonnie Schmidt, BSc’86, PhD’93, are among 100 new Order of Canada appointees that were announced on July 1. Schmidt has also been selected as the recipient of this year’s Dean’s Distinguished Lecture award and will give a thought-provoking presentation during Schulich Medicine & Dentistry's Homecoming 2015 events...
July 06, 2015 Celebrating its 10th year, the Medical Learning in Community Settings (MedLINCS) program at Schulich Medicine & Dentistry has continued to enrich learners and communities in Southwestern Ontario through a variety of partnerships and activities. Dr. Amanda Wilhelm, MD’14, is an excellent example of the elective’s lasting impact on rural-regional medicine in the area and its role in training the next generation of health care professionals.
June 25, 2015 On Wednesday, June 24, Dr. Victor Han received an Honorary Diploma at Fanshawe College's convocation ceremony. The Diploma recognizes his work that has enriched the lives and careers of Fanshawe’s students and alumni.
June 23, 2015 Catherine Nevin, MSc Candidate in the Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, has been named among nine university scholar recipients of the Ontario Women's Health Scholars Award. Nevin's work centres on how to better predict which infants are at risk for cerebral palsy, attention deficit hyperactive disorder, autism and schizophrenia.
June 19, 2015 Dr. Susanne Schmid, associate professor, Department of Anatomy & Cell Biology, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University, has been appointed to the position of the Director of the Neuroscience Graduate Program, at Western University effective July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2018
June 12, 2015 Jeremy Goldberg is graduating this month with a Doctor of Dental Surgery from the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry. He looks back on four years of life-changing experiences, memorable people and incredible learning opportunities.
June 11, 2015 Baraa Al-Khazraji has experienced a tremendous amount of growth and success in the past five years. Since completing her undergraduate education in 2009, she has added the titles “trainee”, “nominee”, “award winner”, “wife” and “mother” to her list of roles and accomplishments. Today, she will add one more: PhD.
June 11, 2015 During the past four years, Western University has become Turk’s second home, her hockey teammates have become her soul mates, and she has successfully completed the Bachelor of Medical Sciences (BMSc) program at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry.
May 28, 2015 We are pleased to announce that Bonnie Schmidt, PhD’93, has been selected as the recipient of this year’s Dean’s Distinguished Lecture award. Schmidt is the President and Founder of Let’s Talk Science...
May 21, 2015 Western postdoctoral scholars put their research on the clock during a 3 Minute Research (3MR) Competition, hosted as part of the 2015 Postdoctoral Research Forum May 7 in the Great Hall, Somerville House.
May 21, 2015 Shauna Devine, a visiting research fellow at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry,is among the first to look at medicine during the Civil War period through a more contextual – and, as such, forgiving – lens.
May 21, 2015 Department of Surgery research associate Rabindra Bhattacharjee and professor Patrick Luke are part of team working toward extending the life of kidney transplants through the use of carbon monoxide-releasing molecules.
May 15, 2015 I am pleased to announce that Dr. Rob Hegele, Distinguished University Professor, Departments of Medicine (Division of Endocrinology) and Biochemistry, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry and Scientist at Robarts Research Institute, Western University, has been re-appointed to the position of the Jacob J. Wolfe Distinguished Medical Research Chair in Human Gene Function, at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University.
May 13, 2015 Eight years ago, after a particularly difficult MCAT experience, Erica Lee, Medicine Class of 2015, wasn’t sure she was meant to be a doctor. But this month, graduates as a four-year class president with a bright future in emergency medicine.
May 12, 2015 With a passion for family medicine and the city of Windsor, Dr. Phil Tremblay, Medicine Class of 2015, is graduating from the Schulich Medicine – Windsor Program intent on practicing in his hometown community. He looks back on his four years at the School and the incredible relationships formed with his classmates and faculty.
May 07, 2015 Western University has taken another bold step toward positioning itself as a global leader in research and innovation in musculoskeletal (MSK) health by establishing The Bone and Joint Institute.
May 04, 2015 Seven faculty members recently traveled to Chengdu, China to take part in the West China-Kilborn Surgical Symposium — a collaborative initiative of Schulich Medicine & Dentistry and the West China School of Medicine, Sichuan University...
April 30, 2015 From the neonatal unit and operating room to the classroom and community, the six 2015 Alumni of Distinction Awards recipients have made a tremendous impact on the lives of people around the world...
April 29, 2015 Dr. Nancy E. Lane, an internationally-recognized musculoskeletal scientist, is the featured speaker for the eighth annual Suzanne Bernier Memorial Lecture in Skeletal Biology, hosted by Schulich Medicine & Dentistry on Tuesday, May 5.
April 23, 2015 A new study from Western University shows that whole-body vibration platforms, which are used extensively in health clubs and rehabilitation clinics, may be causing significant damage to joint tissues.
April 16, 2015 Congratulations to Lori Lowes, a PhD Candidate in the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, on receiving the 2015 Senior Women Academic Administrators of Canada (SWAAC) Graduate Student Award of Merit...
April 16, 2015 As a trauma orthopaedic surgeon, Dr. Abdel-Rahman Lawendy is frequently confronted with high-stake situations. He recently had the opportunity to put his skills in this area to use during a relief work mission to Yemen disaster and conflict zones...
April 15, 2015 Our 2015 UME Accreditation visit ended just a few short hours ago. Throughout the nearly four days of meetings and interviews, we have had the opportunity to share information about the strengths of our UME Program and School, while highlighting the many accomplishments of our faculty, staff, residents and students.
April 13, 2015 See the Line - concussion research and awareness - returns with an exciting lineup of events including a full-day Continuing Medical Education (CME) session and a Community Symposium featuring the latest concussion research from world-class medical experts...
April 13, 2015 I am pleased to announce that Donald Welsh, PhD, professor in the Department of Physiology and Pharmacology and scientist at Robarts Research Institute, has been appointed to the position of the Cecil and Linda Rorabeck Chair in Molecular Neuroscience and Vascular Biology, at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University.
April 09, 2015 Three Western University research teams have been awarded Collaborative Health Research Project (CHRP) grants, the most ever granted to Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry researchers in a single year.
April 09, 2015 Dr. Penny MacDonald, Department of Clinical Neurological Sciences, and Stephen Lomber, PhD, Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, are Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry’s newest Canada Research Chairs
April 08, 2015 Seven Schulich Medicine & Dentistry discoveries are being recognized as life-changing breakthroughs, and they need your vote as part of the Game-Changing Research at Ontario's Universities initiative.
April 08, 2015 Robarts Clinical Trials Inc. – a global academic clinical research organization with offices in San Diego, California, Amsterdam N.L. and London, Ontario – announced a relocation to the Bell Canada Building in downtown London, effective January 1, 2016.
March 23, 2015 Drs. Golnaz Naderkhami, Siobhan Telfer and Marie Dion, residents with the Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, have been honoured with a Sisters of St. Joseph Award of Excellence. They have been recognized for embracing the values of St. Joseph’s Health Care London and making a difference with a positive attitude...
March 19, 2015 Dr. Dixon is an internationally recognized researcher who put Western on the map for bone and joint biology. Honoured with the university's top award for faculty, Dr. Dixon joins an elite group of faculty members recognized for exceptional scholarly careers.
March 13, 2015 For some children with cerebral palsy, constraint therapy is an extremely effective way to regain movement in a spastic limb. For some children, however, the therapy which involves physically restraining their dominant limb, can be a particularly frustrating experience with little or no clinical outcome...
March 13, 2015 The Windsor Program Awards of Excellence celebrate the commitment and dedication of faculty, staff and students. As mentors and role models, the recipients this year are distinguished by their leadership skills, and embodiment of the values of the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry...
March 12, 2015 Six winners representing six different faculties have been awarded Western’s highest honour for the “highest calling." including Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry's Charles Trick...
March 12, 2015 Professor Michael Kovacs is part of a Canada-wide team of scientists addressing the shortage of medical radioisotopes, used more than 5,000 times per days in nuclear imaging procedures to diagnose cancer and heart disease.
March 11, 2015 Ask questions. Discover answers. Create change. This is the process virologist Nathan Wolfe, the 2015 London Health Research Day Lucille & Norton Wolf Health Research Lecture Series keynote speaker, has followed since the beginning of his career in science...
March 06, 2015 The 2015 CaRMS match results had a strong local connection with 42 per cent of Schulich Medicine students pursuing their postgraduate medical education at Western University, and a majority of students continuing their education in the Southwestern and Central regions of Ontario...
March 05, 2015 Researchers at Schulich Medicine & Dentistry hope their systematic review of almost 12,000 patients will raise awareness among physicians about the need for more extensive testing for atrial fibrillation, or heart rhythm disturbances, following a stroke or transient ischemic attack (TIA).
March 02, 2015 It is with great sadness that we share the news that well-known London businessman and philanthropist, Norton Wolf, has died. Wolf was known in the community for his generous support of health, education and the arts.
February 20, 2015 Dr. Stewart Harris, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry professor, is collaborating with 12 First Nations communities in six provinces across Canada to identify local health challenges and facilitate better care coordination and improved outcomes for diabetes patients in a community-driven, culturally relevant context.
February 20, 2015 Psychology professor Daniel Ansari and Medical Biophysics professor Michael Kovacs were named two of 34 recipients of Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) awards recognizing the work of outstanding Canadian scientists and engineers.
February 18, 2015 Schulich Dentistry students have received international research awards from the Salivary Research Group and the International Association for Dental Research (IADR) in recognition of their innovative work. Congratulations to Yuliya Mulyar and Eduardo Moffa...
February 12, 2015 Schulich Medicine & Dentistry's Dental Outreach Community Service (DOCS) program is featured in the newly released Community Transformation Report from the Council of Ontario Universities (COU)...
February 12, 2015 I am pleased to announce that Dr. Julio Martinez-Trujillo has been appointed to the position of Provincial Endowed Academic Chair in Autism, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University.
February 12, 2015 Medicine, Epidemiology and Biostatistics professor Manuel Montero Odasso explores how walking speed and variability of seniors with mild cognitive impairment can be used as a predictor of dementia’s progression, leading to earlier detection and treatment...
February 09, 2015 Dr. George Kim, assistant dean, Rural, Regional and Community Engagement, is pleased to announce five new Regional Academic Directors (RAD) for the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry’s Distributed Education Network...
February 06, 2015 Dr. Michael Strong has been re-appointed to a second term as Dean of the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, beginning July 1, 2015 through June 30, 2021.
Dean Strong’s re-appointment was advanced at the recommendation of the Schulich Decanal
Selection Committee, which has now received the formal endorsement and approval of the President and Board of Governors.
February 03, 2015 To his friends, family and proteges, Ramsay Gunton was a man who merited superlatives. An exemplary leader on the sports teams he captained. An avid angler. An excellent administrator. A superb physician, an outstanding mentor and a ground-breaking cardiac researcher. (Via the London Free Press)
February 03, 2015 Aaron Ward, PhD, will receive a total of $446,856 between January 1, 2015 and December 31, 2017 for his research titled “Multi-Modality Radiomics for Personalized Prostate Cancer Care”...
January 30, 2015 Dr. Richard Bohay has been appointed to the position Interim Director, Schulich Dentistry, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University from January 26, 2015 to December 31, 2016.
January 29, 2015 Robert Bartha hopes his latest research will allow him to travel back in time when it comes to aggressively attacking neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s, ALS and Parkinson’s.
January 27, 2015 The Western University community joined others across Canada and around the world today in mourning the passing of Canadian businessman, philanthropist and Western’s Chancellor Joseph L. Rotman
January 23, 2015 It is with great sadness that we share the news of the passing of Dr. Ramsay Gunton, distinguished medical scientist, former professor of medicine and academic administrator at Schulich Medicine & Dentistry and a long-time supporter of Western University and Robarts Research Institute.
January 22, 2015 For many, ginseng remains a basic herb, used as a simple supplement to boost immune systems or battle fatigue. But Western researcher Ed Lui is showing therapeutic uses for the traditional plant may reach much further...
January 21, 2015 ONDRI is a research program studying how to improve the diagnosis and treatment of Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), frontotemporal lobar degeneration and vascular cognitive impairment in an Ontario-wide collaboration.
January 20, 2015 Schulich Medicine & Dentistry received a financial boost today in the quest to demonstrate how stem cells sourced from your body’s fat can assist in wound healing and musculoskeletal regeneration.
January 16, 2015 It is with sadness that we report the passing of Dr. Colin Nisbet, respected faculty member with Schulich Medicine & Dentistry - Windsor Program and Emergency Room Physician at Windsor Regional Hospital.
January 12, 2015 Shawn Li, PhD, and postdoctoral fellow Kyle Biggar, PhD, were recently published in the prestigious journal, Nature Reviews, for their work identifying the role that non-histone protein methylation plays in a variety of disease and biological processes.