• CIHR National Poster Presentation

    August 24, 2020
    Congratulations to Saumik Biswas, PhD for winning an Award of Excellence (Silver Category) at the Canadian Institutes of Health Research National Research Poster presentation on August 25, 2020.

  • Dr. Solh: Testing the Benefit of Antibodies from People Recovered from COVID-19

    August 24, 2020
    Dr. Ziad Solh, Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Lawson Associate Scientist, and Hematologist and Transfusion Medicine Specialist at London Health Sciences Centre, is the local PI in a national clinical trial to test if COVID-19 convalescent plasma could be a safe and effective treatment option for patients with the virus.

  • London, Ont., Hospital-Based Lab Marks Coronavirus Testing Capacity Milestone

    August 24, 2020
    The London-based Pathology and Laboratory Medicine (PaLM) team, which serves southwestern Ontario and beyond, has gone from processing 50 coronavirus tests per day in mid-March to more than 3,000 per day in August, with plans to further expand testing capacity, according to the London Health Sciences Centre (LHSC).

  • Saumik Biswas completes his PhD Thesis

    August 11, 2020
    The Department of Pathology and Laboratory of Medicine would like to offer congratulations to Saumik Biswas, who has completed his PhD in Pathology.

  • Nicole Kaniki and Bertha Garcia named special advisors on anti-racism

    August 06, 2020
    Dr. Nicole Kaniki and Dr. Bertha Garcia will help Western lay the foundation for a sustained strategy to combat racism on campus.