Discover - October 2014


Take part in an investigative look into today's most devastating neurological disorders at the 2014 J. Allyn Taylor International Prize in Medicine Symposium. You will hear from the Taylor Prize co-recipients Dr. Virginia M.-Y. Lee, PhD, MBA and Dr. John Q. Trojanowski, MD, PhD. Both are world-renowned researchers and leaders in the fight against Alzheimer's.

Students are welcome to attend. Click here for the event details, agenda and speaker profiles. Tickets are also available online for the Leaders in Innovation Dinner, featuring special guest Victor Garber.

Making a mark on Alzheimer's research
Jonatan Snir, PhD Candidate, has received international recognition for his involvement in an innovative Alzheimer's research project at Robarts. He presented at the 2014 World Molecular Imaging Congress in Seoul, Korea this September. Read More

Putting past experiences to work
Inspired by his past as both a patient and former Robarts trainee, David Hess, PhD, is exploring the regenerative capacity of stem cells. He hopes to lead the way in developing alternative therapies for tissue repair and diseases like diabetes. Read More

London Health Research Day announces new judging format
London Health Research Day is making changes to the platform and poster competitions for the fourth-annual event on April 1, 2015. Read More

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Connecting with WORLDiscoveries
As the business development arm of London’s extensive research network and the bridge between local invention and global industry, WORLDiscoveries is setting out to build relationships, create awareness, develop process tools and engage scientists. Read More
Tracey Rutledge joins the Alumni Relations and Development team as new Executive Director
This new role has been established to build upon and strengthen the current alumni relations and development portfolio at Schulich Medicine & Dentistry. Tracey will lead the development team, strategize with senior leaders and spearhead a revitalized program. Read More
Robarts Halloween Party
Join us for the annual Robarts Halloween Party, including a pumpkin carving contest and bake sale. Feel free to be festive and wear a costume. Read More
Read the latest edition of Rapport Magazine
Check out the latest issue of Rapport Magazine. A special section dedicated to Robarts includes articles featuring Jane Rylett, Vania Prado, Robert Bartha, Dr. Stephen Pasternak, David Holdsworth, Greg Dekaban and Arthur Brown. Read More
Celebrating our Commitment to the Community - Submit your stories
Our successful Commitment to the Community initiative will continue throughout the next academic year. Please consider sharing your stories of voluntarism and social responsibility with the School community. Read More
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