Recent News

Western on shortlist for two Canada Excellence

April 23, 2009 - With a value of $10 million each, The University of Western Ontario has been honoured with the news that it may be in li... Read More

Under pressure: an update on hypertension

May 12, 2009 - Hypertension, or high blood pressure, affects one in five Canadians and is a major risk factor for heart disease and strok... Read More

The 2009 Hellmuth Prizes awarded for achievement

April 14, 2009 - Dr. Brian Feagan, Robarts Director of Clinical Trials and Professor in the Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistic... Read More

The S.C. Ferguson Memorial Symposium

April 22, 2009 - The S.C. Ferguson Memorial Symposium visiting scholars program is a signature event for the Molecular Brain Research Gro... Read More

Distinguished University Professorship

April 9, 2009 - Dr. Michael Strong has been awarded the Distinguished University Professorship along with Richard Vernon from the Departm... Read More

Stem cell therapy grows new blood vessels

April 6, 2009 - Research led by David Hess of Robarts Research Institute has identified how to use selected stem cells from bone marrow t... Read More

Robarts-based technology first in North America

March 26, 2009 - Dr. Steve Lownie, Neurosurgeon andAssociate Professor at Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry has unveiled ground... Read More

Less is more when it comes to treating hypertension

March 20, 2009 - A newly published study found patients actually have more control of their high blood pressure (hypertension) when treat... Read More

I know what youre thinking!

March 24, 2009 - Once upon a time, scientists were focused on how the brain looked. Now they have the tools to see how it functions. Join... Read More

Premier attends official re-opening of Centre

February 10, 2009 - Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty visited Robarts Research Institute February 10 to officially re-open the Centre for F... Read More