September 18, 2018 Southwestern Ontario’s largest hospital is celebrating not one but two first-of-their-kind surgeries to replace damaged heart valves – both of which happened just a week apart in the spring.
July 06, 2018 Dr. Gregor Reid, a pioneer in the field of human microbiome and probiotics research, has been awarded with the 2018 Canadian Society of Microbiologists (CSM) Murray Award for Career Achievement. He accepted his award at the CSM meeting in Winnipeg in June 2018.
June 28, 2018 “Studies have shown that the addition of the LET procedure helps keep about 40 per cent of the stress to the ACL graft off the knee of athletes who return to pivoting contact sports such as basketball,” says Dr. Litchfield.
June 21, 2018 The 2018 Dr. Robert Zhong Department of Surgery Research Day was held on June 15th, 2018. This annual event features platform and poster presentations by residents and postdoctoral fellows. The 2018 program featured research on aortic surgical repair, negative pressure wound therapy, gender trends, and procedural review.
June 19, 2018 Dr. Bob Kiaii has been re-appointed as the Ray and Margaret Elliott Chair in Surgical Innovation in the Department of Surgery, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University, from July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2023.
May 10, 2018 This project communication update is provided to the key project stakeholders to keep everyone up to date on the current status of the project. Key milestones are described below, with a brief explanation of what has been accomplished.
March 21, 2018 Congratulations to Judy Bornais, a professor in University of Windsor’s Nursing program, and an adjunct faculty member and educator at Schulich Medicine & Dentistry – Windsor Campus, who was recognized by the Society for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education (STLHE) as one of its 2018 3M National Teaching Fellows.
March 07, 2018 Congratulations to Judy Bornais, Professor and Experiential Learning Specialist, Faculty of Nursing, University of Windsor, on being chosen as one of the Society for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education’ 2018 3M National Teaching Fellows.
January 11, 2018 Study co-authored by Dr. Kelly Vogt, Assistant Professor, Division of General Surgery, finds limiting complete anesthesia handovers in adults undergoing major surgery lowers the risk of adverse postoperative outcomes.
January 04, 2018 Congratulations to Dr. Andreana Butter, Associate Professor in the Division of Paediatric Surgery, and Dr. Brent Lanting, Assistant Professor in the Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, on their success in the Fall 2017 Lawson Internal Research Fund Competition.
January 02, 2018 Congratulations to Dr. Peter Fowler, Professor Emeritus in the Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, on being appointed to the Order of Canada for his pioneering contributions to the development of sport medicine in Canada.