February 06, 2020 Congratulations to ACB Faculty member Susanne Schmid, PhD, on her appointment as the Vice Dean, Basic Medical Sciences, at Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University effective July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2025.
September 11, 2019 Congratulations to Lauren Flynn, PhD, Associate Professor with Anatomy and Cell Biology, who was named a member of the College of New Scholars. Part of the Royal Society of Canada, College membership represents the emerging generation of scholarly, scientific and artistic leadership in Canada.
July 03, 2019 The Department of Anatomy & Cell Biology reflects on the significant contributions to research, education, and clinical/academic service throughout Dr. Khadry Galil's academic career, and wishes him all the best in his retirement.
July 02, 2019 The Department of Anatomy & Cell Biology reflects on Dr. David Cechetto's significant contributions to research, education and service throughout his academic career, and wishes him all the best in his retirement.
May 02, 2019 Dr. Alison Allan weighs in on the importance of higher education as a critical component of innovation and success in an ever-growing knowledge based society in Schulich's Research Newsletter "The Collaborator."
April 02, 2019 Dr. Alison Allan, Chair of the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology at Schulich Medicine & Dentistry, has been named as one of eleven Faculty Scholars for her achievements in teaching and research.
April 02, 2019 Anatomy and Cell Biology professors Dr. Michele Barbeau, Dr. Charys Martin, and Dr. Sarah McLean named among this years recipients of Western's highest honour, the prestigious Western Teaching Awards.
January 10, 2019 2019 nominations are now open. Nominate a deserving individual by clicking on the appropriate awards category below. There have been changes to the awards criteria this year, so please read through the nomination forms carefully. All nominations must be received by Monday, February 25.
January 10, 2019 The Canadian Association for Graduate Studies is delighted to announce its call for applications for the 2019 Award for Outstanding Graduate Mentorship. This award recognizes graduate faculty members with a record of outstanding mentorship of graduate students under their supervision. For more information check The Wire.
April 06, 2021 The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) have announced the results of their October 2020 grants competition. Two of which were awarded to ACB PI's Alison Allan and Trevor Shepherd.
April 06, 2021 Congratulations to Dr. Nagalingam Rajakumar, an Anatomy and Cell Biology faculty member who was honoured with a Western University long-term service award in 2020, along with 17 other Schulich Medicine & Dentistry staff and faculty.
April 06, 2021 Steven Laviolette, PhD, and his team have found that a compound called L-theanine derived from green tea leaves protected rats against the negative psychiatric side-effects of THC. L-theanine, purified and sold in health food stores, has been shown in previous studies to have properties that protect the brain from damage with no demonstrated side effects.
April 06, 2021 Anatomy & Cell Biology is very pleased to welcome Dr. Martin Duennwald as a new primary appointee to the Department, with cross appointments in Biochemistry and Pathology & Laboratory Medicine.
April 06, 2021 PhD candidates Jenna Kitz (Allan Lab) and Kaela Scott (Schmid Lab) represented Anatomy & Cell Biology at the 2020 Canadian Student Health Research Forum, where Kaela Scott received a Silver Award for her poster presentation.
April 06, 2021 Jocelyn McGlynn, an Undergraduate Student with the Renaud Lab, passed away on August 15th. The Department mourns the loss of such a kind and intelligent member of our community and extends our condolences to the family, friends and classmates of Jocelyn
April 06, 2021 Dr. Michelle Mottola has been appointed Chair of the Division of Maternal, Fetal and Newborn Health, Children's Health Research Institute (CHRI) for a five-year term, effective July 1, 2020.
April 06, 2021 Ornela Kljakic, PhD student with the Prado Lab has been featured under Accountability in the Schulich Achievements Report 2020 for her outstanding dedication and volunteer work with Frontier College.
April 06, 2021 Congratulations to Anatomy & Cell Biology PhD candidate, Chidambra Halari (pictured left) who placed 3rd out of 20 participants at Western's 2020 3MT Final, held on March 12th at the Wolf Performance Hall.
April 06, 2021 Congratulations to PhD Candidate, Chidambra Halari on being one of the top 20 Finalist in the Western 3MT campus wide competition. The Western 3MT Final will be held on March 12th, 2020 at 7:00pm in the Wolf Performance Hall, London Public Library, where Chidambra will be presenting among the other finalists.
April 06, 2021 Western's Anatomy & Physiology has been ranked among the Top 100 in the world according to the 2020 QS World University Rankings by Subject. Additionally, Western ranked among the Global elite in 31 of 45 subjects that were scored and as a whole Western University ranks at #211 in the QS World University Ranking.