Recent News

Dr. Salim Yusuf receives 2013 Taylor Prize

In the last decade, the cardiovascular death rate in Canada has declined by 40 per cent (Statistics Canada 2011) largely due to research... Read More

Heart and Stroke Foundation announces grants

The Heart and Stroke Foundation today announced grants to support research in the areas of cardiovascular... Read More

Robarts researchers win a Movember Discovery Grant

A Robarts scientist recognized for his mustache is benefitting from an annual event that sees thousands of men grow one.  Gregory De... Read More

Sean Cregan and Paula Foster receive CIHR grants

Congratulations to the successful recipients of operating grants from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR). It was a highly... Read More

“Forrest Gump” mice show more isn't always better

A line of genetically modified mice that Robarts Research Institute scientists call “Forrest Gump” because, like the movie ch... Read More

Dr. Cornelia Walther receives inaugural Bell funding

Dr. Cornelia Walther, postdoctoral fellow, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry was honoured at a recent luncheon in Toronto as on... Read More

Graduate profile: Breathing passion into research

With a backpack full of outstanding academic achievements, Dr. Miranda Kirby, PhD, ventured off to Vancouver to begin her postdoctoral wo... Read More

Mel Goodale elected Fellow of Royal Society

Robarts neuroscience researcher Melvyn A. Goodale has been elected to the prestigious Royal Society, joining the likes of Sir Isaac... Read More

A garden to honour Dr. Henry Barnett

In recognition of Dr. Henry Barnett's significant contributions to Robarts Research Institute, and the improvement of human health, t... Read More

Recipient of 2013 CIHR Bisby Fellowship Prize - Miranda Kirby

April 10, 2013 - Congratulations Miranda Kirby on receiving one of the CIHR Bisby Fellowship Prizes awarded to the highest ranking candid... Read More