• November 29 to December 21, 2017

    Acuity STAR Training Classes

    Training classes for the Acuity STAR data entry system are now listed for the remainder of this year.

  • December 14, 2017

    Paterson Lecture 2017

    This years’ Paterson Lecture will be given by Dr. Martin Chalfie on Thursday, December 14, 2017. Dr. Martin Chalfie is one of the world’s most celebrated scientists and received the Nobel Prize for Chemistry in 2008 together with Osamu Shimomura and Roger Y. Tsien “for the discovery and development of the green fluorescent protein, GFP”.

  • November 13, 2017

    Science Policy Lecture by Dr. Howard Alper Visit

    Dr Howard Alper, a distinguished professor at the University of Ottawa, will be giving a talk, "Innovation, Science, and Economic Development—Policy Advice and Benchmarking to Shape the Future of a Nation" on November 13, one of the events taking place during Western's International Week.

  • November 8, 2017

    Division of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Grand Rounds

    We welcome Visiting Professor Dr. William M. Kuzon, Jr, MD, PhD, FRCSC, FACS, from the University of Michigan to the Division of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery's Grand Rounds.

  • October 21, 2017

    Dean's Distinguished Lecture with Dr. Margaret Chan

    Dr. Chan is said to be the most powerful international public health official in history. Acclaimed for her strategic direction in the face of public health crises, Dr. Chan has served on the front lines of the global fight against H1N1, SARS and avian influenza. She has also been instrumental in championing improvements to maternal care, HIV and AIDS care and malaria.

  • October 11, 2017

    LHSC's President’s Award Program

    Nominations for the 2017 awards are open and will be accepted until October 11, 2017. Please review the nomination process and help recognize the remarkable people you know!

  • September 30, 2017

    CUSEC 2017 Symposium - Registration

    The 2017 Canadian Undergraduate Surgical Education Committee (CUSEC) Symposium will take place on November 16 & 17 in Vancouver, BC. If you are involved in Undergraduate Surgical Education and/or you are interested in how Surgery should be taught and learned in medical school, then this meeting is for you.

  • August 16, 2017

    See the Line

    See the Line is a collaborative, 10-year initiative that seeks to educate athletes, coaches, parents and the broader community about the serious impact of concussions. In doing so it aims to shift the culture around concussion in sport, reduce the incidence of concussion and improve care through research.

  • June 30, 2017

    Canada Day - Office Closed

    The Department of Surgery office will be closed on Friday, June 30, 2017 for the Canada Day statutory holiday. The office will reopen on Monday, July 3, 2017.

  • June 23, 2017

    Student Celebration Dinner

    Join us in celebrating the achievements of our graduating residents and MSc in Surgery students.

  • June 23, 2017

    Robert Zhong Department of Surgery Research Day

    This year's Dr. Robert Zhong Department of Surgery Research Day will take place on June 23, 2017 at St. Joseph's Hospital in the Shuttleworth Auditorium. The Student Celebration Dinner will follow in the evening and will be held at Sunningdale Golf & Country Club.

  • April 19, 2017

    Lawson Impact Awards

    The Lawson Impact Awards is an annual event that honours research making a difference and acknowledges the unique accomplishments of our scientists, staff, trainees and partners.

  • April 6, 2017

    Conversation and Coffee with the Dean

    Join Dr. Michael J. Strong for a light continental breakfast and casual conversation. Dr. Strong will share updates and answer your questions on key initiatves underway at Schulich Medicine & Dentistry.

  • April 5, 2017

    3MT Western 2017: Final Round

    Western's 2017 3MT Final will be held on Wednesday, April 5 at 10:00 a.m. in the Davenport Theatre, Talbot College.

  • March 28, 2017

    London Health Research Day

    London Health Research Day is the largest research day of its kind in Ontario. Each year, more than 700 people attend this event. Together, participants represent health science labs from across the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Robarts Research Institute, Lawson Health Research Institute, London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph’s Health Care London. The day includes poster and platform presentations, informative workshops, The Lucille & Norton Wolf Health Research Lecture Series, and a wine and cheese networking session for trainees and industry partners.

  • March 10, 2017

    Alumni of Distinction Awards

    Recognize the outstanding accomplishments of a peer, classmate or colleague. Deadline for nomination is Friday, March 10, 2017. Nomination forms for the 2017 Alumni of Distinction Awards are now available on the Alumni of Distinction Awards website.

  • March 3, 2017

    STAR User Experience Group

    The STAR User Experience Group is open to all STAR users from all departments. The purpose of this group meeting is to engage with all STAR users and get feedback and suggestions for improvement from the STAR community of users.

  • March 3-4, 2017

    Physician Leadership Institute (formerly PMI) course: Conflict Management and Negotiation

    The AMOSO Governing Committee has approved the funding of a Physician Leadership Institute (formerly PMI) course on Conflict Management and Negotiation on Friday March 3rd and Saturday March 4th 2017 in London.

  • February 10, 2017

    Global Health Conversation Series

    Featuring Steven J. Hoffman, PhD, Scientific Director of the CIHR Institute of Population and Public Health. Presentation will be at 8:30 a.m. at University Hospital Auditorium A and with OTN connection to Medical Education Building, Room 2100, University of Windsor.

  • January 30, 2017

    LHRD 2017 - Call for Abstracts

    The submission deadline for this year's London Health Research Day is Monday, January 30, 2017 at 11:59 p.m. EST. Submissions will not be accepted after the deadline.

  • January 27, 2017

    Fellowship in Teaching Innovation - Information Session

    Are you interested in developing a teaching innovation? You are invited to attend an information session on the Fellowship in Teaching Innovation. This session is intended for those preparing applications for the current cycle and for those who are interested in learning more about the program.

  • January 24, 2017

    OGS Scholarship Deadline

    Students applying to the MSc in Surgery for 2017-18 are encouraged to apply now so that you can apply for an Ontario Graduate Scholarship (value $15000). The deadline to start an OGS application is January 24, 2017.

  • January 18, 2017

    Citywide Critical Care Grand Rounds

    Guest Speaker - Dr. Richard Novick Trouble in the OR - The Call, The Save, and The Threat

  • January 17-19, 2017

    Acuity STAR Training Sessions

    Training sessions for Acuity STAR have been scheduled once per month from January to June. Sessions will take place each month at University Hospital, Victoria Hospital, and online.

  • January 16, 2017

    Partners in Research National Awards - 2017 Nomination deadline

    The honorific PIR National Awards (PIRNAs) constitute a suite of six prizes recognizing excellence among Canadian researchers, as well as their commitment to promoting their research through public outreach.

  • January 4, 2017

    Call for submissions: The 2017 International Conference on Residency Education (ICRE)

    The International Conference on Residency Education (ICRE) is the world’s largest conference devoted exclusively to advancing residency education.