July, 2007

Grants boost progress in cancer and imaging research

Monday, July 30, 2007

A new grant program has given 11 London scientists, who hold appointments with the Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, a major boost as they work to develop sophisticated imaging technology designed to detect cancer on a microscopic level. … (Read More)

International Radiology Conference

Thursday, July 19, 2007

Registration is now open for the 1st International Conference on Expanding Scholarship in Radiology Education … (Read More)

Western prof leads call for silent stroke research

Wednesday, July 18, 2007

A group of doctors and scientists representing 41 countries, including a University of Western Ontario professor of neurology, are calling on governments, scientific funding agencies and the pharmaceutical industry to do more to recognize silent stro … (Read More)

Dr. Allan Donner named RSC Fellow

Monday, July 16, 2007

Western can now add three more names to the prestigious list of Royal Society of Canada (RSC) Fellows following the recognition of professors Allan Donner, Michael Groden and Peter Norton. … (Read More)

Scientists Make Stem Cell Breakthrough

Wednesday, July 11, 2007

Proving that a strong network of support is essential to success, scientists at The University of Western Ontario and McMaster University are celebrating a breakthrough in their understanding of human embryonic stem cell production. … (Read More)

Grad Student Series on Rogers First Local

Wednesday, July 11, 2007

Rogers First Local (channel 13) is featuring graduate students from Schulich in a multi-part series, airing on Mondays. … (Read More)

MedQUEST - Camp for young medical hopefuls

Friday, July 6, 2007

They will provide care for victims of a simulated disaster, help deliver a (robotic) baby, read x-rays, and practice doing splints and casts. Young medical hopefuls across Southwestern Ontario are about to get a taste of what it's like to be a docto … (Read More)

Robarts Becomes Western Institute

Wednesday, July 4, 2007

It's official! The University of Western Ontario offers a warm welcome to Robarts Research Institute. The integration of Robarts and Western, in the works for many months, is now in place. … (Read More)