May 29, 2018
Congratulations to Dr. Chandlee Dickey for being appointed as the Chair/Chief, Department of Psychiatry at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University and its teaching hospitals, London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph’s Health Care London, effective October 15, 2018 to October 14, 2023.
May 24, 2018
Stephen Barr, PhD, and his team are studying the origins of a gene that first emerged in marine life hundreds of millions of years ago. This gene gives rise to an anti-viral protein that has the potential to block HIV and is providing insight into both how the viruses and the immune system has evolved.
May 22, 2018
Discovery Week has been creating opportunities for medical students to experience rural and regional health care across southwestern Ontario for the past two decades. Again this year, 170 first year medical students from Western University’s Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry will be in close to 30 communities across the region to receive hands-on learning experiences.
May 15, 2018
As many of you may have heard, Dr. Tarek Loubani, a faculty member at Schulich Medicine & Dentistry was injured by a gunshot yesterday while providing medical care in the Gaza Strip. Dr. Loubani has been in contact with us today and is safe and doing well.
May 09, 2018
Congratulations to Dr. Clive Friedman, adjunct professor, for being recognized with the Canadian Dental Association (CDA) Distinguished Service Award. This award is given to recognize outstanding contributions to the dental profession, the dental community or the oral health of Canadians at large.
May 08, 2018
Emma Ali, Medicine Class of 2018, is graduating this month with pride, gratitude and optimism about her future in family medicine. She feels well prepared to pay it forward and embrace all the exciting challenges she will encounter as a trainee, mentor and physician.
May 07, 2018
Congratulations to Gilles Lajoie, PhD, professor in the department of Biochemistry, who was recently awarded the CNPN-Tony Pawson Proteomics Award from the Canadian National Proteomics Network.
May 07, 2018
Congratulations to Schulich Medicine & Dentistry professor Shawn Li, PhD, whose CRC in the Molecular and Epigenetic Basis of Cancer was renewed and moved from a Tier 2 to a Tier 1.
May 04, 2018
On May 2, Dr. Davy Cheng, Vice Dean, Faculty Affairs, and Chair, Conditions of Appointment for Physicians Steering Committee, announced that final approval of the 2017 Conditions of Appointment for Physicians (CAP) document was obtained from Western University’s Board of Governors on April 26, 2018.