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Ting-Yim Lee awarded the Meritorious Service Cross

January 10, 2017 - Congratulations to Ting-Yim Lee, PhD, who was awarded the Meritorious Service Cross from the Governor General of Canad... Read More

Taking CRISPR gene-editing tool to the next level

December 12, 2016 - A team of researchers at Western University, including Robarts scientist Caroline Schild-Poulter, PhD, is playing wit... Read More

Alan Alda tours Robarts Research Institute

November 11, 2016 - Actor, director and science advocate Alan Alda learned about the innovative chronic lung disease research taking plac... Read More

Henry Barnett, Robarts founder, dies at 94

October 24, 2016 - Famed medical researcher Dr. Henry Barnett, co-founder of the Robarts Research Institute, who served as its first scie... Read More

Dean's Research Initiative Grant recognizes innovation

October 11, 2016 - Dr. Neil Duggal is on of the newest recipients of the Dean's Research Initiative Grant. Dr. Dugga... Read More

Marlys Koschinsky featured in Business London

September 14, 2016 - Marlys Koschinsky, PhD, sat down with Business London to talk about her first year as Scientific and Executive Direc... Read More

In the news: $66 million grant for brain research

September 12, 2016 - Western University's BrainsCAN initiative received a substantial $66 million investment from the Canada First Re... Read More

Shifting the culture around concussion

August 10, 2016 - It was the belief that she could shake it off and get back in the game that ended 17-year-old Rowan Stringer’s li... Read More

Dr. Geoff Pickering re-appointed Heart & Stroke Chair

July 25, 2016 - I am pleased to announce that Dr. Geoffrey Pickering has been re-appointed as the Barnett-Ivey Heart & Stroke Chair i... Read More

Video: See the Line - Rowan's Story

July 19, 2016 - In this powerful video Rowan Stringer's parents and Lisa MacLeod, MPP, share Rowan's story as they work together... Read More