Recent News

Contract talks fail, transit strike expected

November 15, 2009 - Negotiations this weekend between the London Transit Commission and the Amalgamated Transit Union - Local 741 have en... Read More

H1N1 and You

Classes Without Quizzes - 'H1N1 and You'Western is once again offering its free lecture series, “Classes Without... Read More

Taylor Cardiovascular Symposium

Nov 4, 2009 - The J. Allyn Taylor Cardiovascular Research Symposium will be taking place on Wednesday, November 4th, 2009 at University H... Read More

Robarts Food Drive

Oct 26 - Oct 30, 2009 - Please support the London Food Bank by dropping off non-perishable food items to the Robarts front lobby and help... Read More

Genes not destiny when it comes to heart disease

Oct 23, 2009 - When it comes to heart disease, lifestyle usually trumps genetics, says noted genetic researcher Dr. Robert Hegele, Heart... Read More

Rorabeck to receive honorary degree

October 23, 2009 - Robarts Council Chair Cecil Rorabeck, one of the world's leading experts on hip and knee replacement surgery, will rec... Read More

Stiller to be inducted into Medical Hall of Fame

October 19, 2009 - Dr. Calvin Stiller, one of Robarts founders and transplantation pioneer, has been named as one of the 2010 inductees f... Read More

Strong inducted into Health Sciences Academy

September 29, 2009 - Michael Strong, health research leader at The Univ... Read More

Mini-Stroke Found to Precede 1 in 8 Strokes

September 28, 2009 - One out of every eight strokes is preceded by a “warning stroke,” which is a transient ischemic attack (... Read More

Million dollar boost to Alzheimer’s and stroke research

September 3, 2009 - The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) has announced a grant totaling more than a million dollars for... Read More