May 06, 2015 On May 4, 2015 the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine held an official opening ceremony of the new Transplant Immunology Laboratory at University Hospital. Dr. QingYong Xu, the newly recruited director for the Transplant Immunology Laboratory was introduced and he led the tour of the new facilities.
February 26, 2015 Pathology and Laboratory Medicine is advertising the annual P.C. Shah Summer Work Experience Scholarship in Pathology and Laboratory Medicine.
This is an 8 week position, beginning June 15th and ending August 7th, 2015. This is open to all 1st and 2nd year medical students in both London and Windsor. The successful applicant will be located at LHSC, University Campus in London.
The deadline for application submission is: Friday, April 3rd, 2015.
February 06, 2015 STOP!...in the name of love. Please take a moment to feel that affection coursing through the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine. The Western Pathology Association (WPA) will be selling candygrams for $2 until next week (Friday February 13th). Please e-mail or pop in to see Tracey Koning (Dental Sciences, 4044) to pre-order them ASAP!
February 02, 2015 This semester, registration of the first ever intramural volleyball team was directed by the Western Pathology Association (WPA). Lab coats were cast aside as students took to the courts to showcase their athletic prowess. Participants can be seen in action Monday nights from 8:30-11:30pm at the Student Recreation Centre.
February 02, 2015 On January 27th, 2015, students of graduate research-based and Pathologists' Assistant programs came together for dinner followed by a night of bowling. This exciting event promoted intermingling between the two graduate program streams within the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine.
January 26, 2015 Save the Date for Advances in Practice of Cytopathology taking place Saturday May 2, 2015 from 8:30 am - 3:30 pm. Located in the London Health Sciences Centre - University Hospital, 3rd Floor, Auditorium B.
January 20, 2015 Effective December 31, 2014 Dr. Jessica Shepherd has stepped down as Program Director of the Anatomical Pathology Residency Program. We are happy to announce that Dr. Aaron Haig has agreed to take on the role, effective January 1st, 2015.
January 13, 2015 On January 6, Kyle Difazio (first-year PA student) invited the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine out for a FREE beginners CrossFit class. Kyle is committed to bringing "sexy back" in the New Year and some of our faculty, staff and students gave it a try.
December 20, 2014 When Zia Khan, PhD, received the opportunity to come back to Canada to work at Schulich Medicine & Dentistry, he set some goals focused on teaching and administration. And while it meant he had to step out of his comfort zone, he was committed and has never looked back.
December 16, 2014 Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Western’s Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry brightened the lives of some children this Holiday Season by participating in the Toy Mountain (in support of Toys for Tots).
November 27, 2014 Every year the Department puts together five cheerfully-competitive teams to collect food for the London Food Bank. The Western team – Team Orange – is up against four Hospital teams to see who can collect the most items between now and December 17. Please join us on Team Orange for the 2014 Food Drive Competition.
November 20, 2014 After travelling around the world, Martin Duennwald, PhD, has settled at Schulich Medicine & Dentistry and is now enjoying doing research the “Canadian Way” – through a spirit of collaboration...
November 14, 2014 Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Western’s Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry is hoping to brighten the lives of some children this Holiday Season by participating in the Toy Mountain (in support of Toys for Tots).
November 13, 2014 Diabetes research is continually advancing, resulting in new knowledge and treatments. With the support of the Canadian Diabetes Association (CDA), a number of initiatives currently underway are targeting the devastating complications caused by the disease.
November 01, 2014 Join us as we celebrate research innovations in neurological disorders, and the achievements of the 2014 J. Allyn Taylor International Prize in Medicine recipients, Virginia M.-Y. Lee, PhD, and John Q. Trojanowski, MD, PhD.
July 07, 2014 Effective July 1, 2014, eight medical chemists, who have already held clinical appointments with us, have officially joined our department as full time academic faculty members. Please join us in welcoming Drs. Vipin Bhayana, Liju Yang, Norm Smith, Victor Prabhakaran, Peter Ainsworth, Tony Rupar, Jack Rip and Angela Rutledge.
July 04, 2014 Congratulations to Dr. Martin Duennwald, who has been awarded a 5-year CIHR Operating Grant for his project titled "Cellular response to protein misfolding in aging cells." Total award $522,225.