December 22, 2016 Dr. Michael Motolko has been appointed as Chair/Chief, Department of Ophthalmology in the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry and its teaching hospitals effective December 1, 2016 to November 30, 2021.
December 21, 2016 Anatomy Day at the Schulich Medicine — Windsor Campus brought together medical and secondary school students, along with health care professionals, for a day of learning opportunities all focused on a future in health care.
December 20, 2016 Dr. Andrea Lum has been extended as Chair/Chief, Department of Medical Imaging in the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry and its teaching hospitals effective January 1, 2017 to June 30, 2017 or until a new Chair/Chief is appointed.
December 19, 2016 Get the 360 view of the new Dentistry Simulation Laboratory including more than 5,000 square feet of leading-edge simulation technology designed to develop the skill and precision vital to the practice of dentistry.
December 14, 2016 Since 2008, scores of Schulich Medicine – Windsor Campus students have counted themselves among the lucky ones who have benefited from Lana Lee’s passion for education, pragmatism and thorough approach to teaching.
December 12, 2016 Dr. Subrata Chakrabarti has been renewed as Chair/Chief of the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine in the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, and its teaching hospitals, London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph's Health Care London effective October 1, 2016 to August 31, 2021.
December 12, 2016 A team of researchers at Western University is playing with molecular-Lego by adding an engineered enzyme to the revolutionary new gene-editing tool, CRISPR/Cas9. Their study, published today in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), shows that their addition makes gene-editing more efficient and potentially more specific in targeting genes.
December 08, 2016 Marjorie Johnson, who teaches in the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, is among the university’s most decorated instructors. She holds the university’s ‘Big 3’ teaching honours: the Edward G. Pleva Award for Excellence in Teaching, a 3M National Teaching Fellowship and a teaching award from the Ontario Confederation of University Faculty Associations.
December 06, 2016 It was an idea born out of necessity; a smart-phone app that allows healthcare providers to message each other about patient care in a secure and confidential way. PageMe is a first-of-its-kind app, developed in partnership with Dr. Brian Rotenberg.