February, 2013

Dr. Stephen Ferguson receives Diamond Jubilee Medal

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Congratulations to Robarts Research Institute scientist Stephen Ferguson on being awarded the prestigious Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal in recognition of his leading molecular brain research. … (Read More)

Robarts researcher shares in $1 million research training fund

Monday, February 25, 2013

Cornelia Walther, a postdoctoral fellow in Stephen Ferguson's laboratory at Robarts Research Institute is one of seven young researchers who'll receive funding as part of the Bell Mental Health Research Training Awards … (Read More)

Registration for the Technology in Education at Western Now Open

Friday, February 22, 2013

TIES@Western is an exciting one-day, university-wide event scheduled for March 8,which will showcase and explore the uses of technology in teaching graduate, undergraduate, and continuing studies students across all disciplines at Western and its affiliates. … (Read More)

Dr. Cindy Hutnik honoured

Friday, February 15, 2013

Dr. Cindy Hutnik, professor, Departments of Ophthalmology and Pathology, has been awarded the YMCA Women of Excellence Award for Health, Science & Technology. … (Read More)

Stephen G. Lomber awarded Cattell Fund Fellowship

Monday, February 11, 2013

Stephen G. Lomber, professor, Physiology and Pharmacology, has been awarded one of three Cattell Fund Fellowships for the 2013-2014 academic year. … (Read More)

Dr. Mark Goldszmidt awarded 3M National Teaching Fellowship

Thursday, February 7, 2013

Dr. Mark Goldszmidt, associate professor, Department of Medicine and acting director for the Centre for Education Research & Innovation, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, has been awarded the prestigious 3M National Teaching Fellowship. … (Read More)

Dr. Vladimir Hachinski named to Order of Ontario

Thursday, February 7, 2013

Congratulations to Dr. Vladimir Hachinski, professor, Neurology and Epidemiology and Distinguished University Professor, upon being named to the Order of Ontario. … (Read More)

Dr. Harinder Sandhu Awarded Queen's Diamond Jubilee Award

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Congratulations to Dr. Harinder Sandhu, director, dentistry; vice-dean, Schulich Dentistry, for receiving the prestigious Queen's Diamond Jubilee Award in recognition of his significant contributions and achievements … (Read More)

Dr. Doug Jones appointed vice dean, Basic Medical Sciences

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Dr. Doug Jones has been appointed vice dean, Basic Medical Sciences, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University effective from February 1, 2013 to June 30, 2016. … (Read More)

Call for Applications: Director of the Office of Global Health

Tuesday, February 5, 2013

The Dean's Office, at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry is seeking applications for the position of Director, Global Health Office to be effective July 1, 2013. … (Read More)

In Memoriam - John Cassidy Ewart Kaufmann, Professor Emeritus

Tuesday, February 5, 2013

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of John Cassidy Ewart Kaufmann, Professor Emeritus, Western University. … (Read More)

Dr. Takhar given Hind Rattan (Jewel of India) Award

Monday, February 4, 2013

Dr. Jatinder Takhar, associate dean, Continuing Professional Development, received the prestigious Hind Rattan Award ( Jewel of India) by the Non Resident Indian (NRI) Welfare Society of India … (Read More)

In memoriam - Dr. James (Jim) Roth

Friday, February 1, 2013

A visitation for Dr. Jim Roth will be held at Westview Funeral Chapel on Tuesday, February 5 from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. and again from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. A Celebration of Jim's life will be held at Alumni Hall, Western University on Wednesday, February 6 from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. … (Read More)

Dr. Kao named as first Military Chair

Friday, February 1, 2013

Dr. Ray Kao, assistant professor, Department of Medicine, Schulich Medicine & Dentistry has been named the first Chair in Military Critical Care Research at Lawson Health Research Institute. … (Read More)

Dr. Gibson receives AFMC Award

Friday, February 1, 2013

Congratulations to Dr. Candace Gibson on receiving the AFMC-Infoway, e-Health award … (Read More)

Dr. Kalman selected as a finalist

Friday, February 1, 2013

Dr. Les Kalman, assistant professor, Schulich Dentistry was recently selected as a finalist to present his Sonicstine flosser device at the 2012 Philips Innovation Open held in Amsterdam, Netherlands. … (Read More)