August, 2013

Schulich Medicine & Dentistry meets the big screen - the School launches six new videos

Monday, August 26, 2013

Today marks the launch of six brand new videos profiling the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, its dedication to social responsibility, and four of its unique education programs … (Read More)

Celebrating our commitment to community

Friday, August 23, 2013

As faculty, staff and students of Schulich Medicine & Dentistry, we value social responsibility and the importance of giving back to our local and global communities. During the next year, we will be profiling the work of faculity, staff and students who are giving back … (Read More)

Leaders in Innovation Dinner to feature actor and social activist Martin Sheen

Friday, August 23, 2013

The annual Leaders in Innovation Dinner celebrating research excellence at Robarts Research Institute has gained a reputation for linking the stars of Hollywood with the stars in the research world. This year, Martin Sheen will be the special guest … (Read More)

Alumni of Distinction award recipients

Friday, August 23, 2013

Annually, at the Dean's Homecoming Gala, the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry recognizes the achievements of alumni through the Alumni of Distinction Awards. The prestigious awards are given to those who are considered leaders in their field … (Read More)

J. Allyn Taylor International Prize in Medicine awarded to Dr. Salim Yusuf

Friday, August 23, 2013

Internationally renowned cardiologist and epidemiologist Dr. Salim Yusuf has been awarded the 2013 J Allyn Taylor International Prize in Medicine … (Read More)

A mock disaster, fake injuries and an enriching learning experience: MedQuest Health Career Exploration Program

Friday, August 23, 2013

The sun was shining in Walkerton, but there was trouble on the horizon. The scream of the fire truck and ambulance sirens filled the air as cries for help made hearts race. … (Read More)

A gift among friends

Friday, August 23, 2013

Dr. John Evans, a longtime friend of Dr. Henry Barnett, donates $100,000 to support a research chair named in Barnett's honour … (Read More)

A summer exploring dental research

Friday, August 23, 2013

During the summer months, Schulich Medicine & Dentistry tends to be quiet. However, on the lower ground floor of the Dental Sciences Building there is a hub of activity with DDS students taking part in clinical and basic sciences research being performed … (Read More)

Progress for Postdocs

Friday, August 23, 2013

Blake Butler, PhD, studying the effects of deafness on the auditory cortex with Dr. Steven Lomber, is the incoming president of the Postdoctoral Association at Western (PAW), and has a lot of ideas for the coming year … (Read More)

Website redevelopment - website maps underway

Friday, August 23, 2013

The website redevelopment has successfully completed the "discovery phase" of the project. After conducting numerous surveys, stakeholder engagement sessions and group meetings, the Team has gathered enough information to move into the mapping phase … (Read More)