Recent News

$20.6 million in NSERC funding announced

September 15, 2017 - Ministers of Parliament Kate Young and Peter Fragiskatos today announced more than $20.6 million in research funding... Read More

Terry Peters named to Royal Society of Canada

September 12, 2017 - Robarts scientist Terry Peters, PhD, has been named among the new Fellows of the Royal Society of Canada (RSC). He w... Read More

Lisa Saksida named Canada Research Chair

September 8, 2017 - Robarts scientist Lisa Saksida, PhD, has been named as the Canada Research Chair in Translational Cognitive Neuroscie... Read More

Ann and Mitt Romney join Leaders in Innovation

August 23, 2017 - When Ann Romney was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS) in 1998, she described it like facing a monster – one... Read More

In the news: A look inside live insects

August 8, 2017 - An interdisciplinary team of biologists and imaging specialists based out of Robarts Research Institute has worked out a... Read More

Renowned MS researcher awarded Taylor Prize

July 17, 2017 - Western University’s Robarts Research Institute is pleased to announce that V. Wee Yong, PhD, is the recipient of t... Read More

Ravi Menon, PhD, to co-lead BrainsCAN

July 5, 2017 - Robarts scientist Ravi Menon, PhD, has been named Co-Scientific Director of Western University's BrainsCAN initiative,... Read More

Runner Kevin Blackney draws national attention

June 19, 2017 - Robarts technician and former trainee Kevin Blackney, MSc'17, recently won silver and bronze medals at the Canadian C... Read More

Marlys Koschinsky, PhD, receives alumni award

June 5, 2017 - Scientific and Executive Director Marlys Koschinsky, PhD, is the recipient of the Distinguished Alumni Award from The Univ... Read More

Research helps explain reality versus imagination

June 1, 2017 - New Western University research shows that neurons in the part of the brain found to be abnormal in psychosis are also imp... Read More