Tackling work-life balance in academia The work-life balance paradigm faced by those in academia remains an ongoing discussion. Doug Jones, PhD, looks at how new behaviours can be adopted to create positive change.
From the pool to the bench Jake Armstrong is a skilled swimmer and former Olympic hopeful, who is using the work ethic he developed during his training to research wound-healing outcomes associated with glaucoma surgery.
Finding inspiration in the lab Adrienne Wakabayashi, BMSc'12, MSc'15, credits her studies at Schulich Medicine & Dentistry and former supervisor, John McCormick, PhD, for equipping her with the scientific skills necessary to thrive professionally.
Graduate & Postdoctoral Studies Convocation 2017 Schulich Medicine & Dentistry's newest alumni walked across the stage at Western University's 309th Convocation Ceremony on June 15. Congratulations to the Graduate & Postdoctoral Studies Class of 2017.
Profiles of Excellence: Dale Laird Dale Laird, PhD, explains the role of gap junctions in disease and how his lab at Western University's Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry is trying to understand this function in order to inform treatment.
Celebrating our achievements Congratulations to Jordan Edwards, Dr. Baset Elzagallaai, Anish Engineer, Melissa Fenech, John Kelly, Ivan Kosik, Milica Kristic, Pascal Morissette Martin, Emily Pawlak, Kara Ruicci, Dr. Marat Slessarev and Eric Wright.
2018 Calendar Submissions - Now Open Do you have a photo you would like to share? Schulich Medicine & Dentistry is now accepting submissions for its 2018 Pictorial Calendar. All Schulich Medicine & Dentistry alumni, faculty, staff and students are welcome to submit their photos and artwork.
Top stories from May 2017 Current Affairs Did you miss the May 2017 issue of Current Affairs? Read the top stories on new CIHR funding, research about involuntary hospitalization in Ontario among those experiencing symptoms of first-episode psychosis and information on stipends.