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In Memoriam - Dr. Gary Ferguson

December 4, 2011 - Dr. Gary Gilbert Ferguson (B.A., M.D., Ph.D., FRCSC, FACS) is survived by his beloved wife of 47 years Mary Elizabeth... Read More

Research targets brain region affected by Parkinson's

November 9, 2011 - Eliminating specific neurotransmitter may improve motor function.   A team of researchers at The... Read More

2011 Gairdner Lecture

October 24, 2011 -  Dr. Adrian Bird, the 2011 Canada Gairdner International Award Recipient, will be giving the following lectures i... Read More

S.C. Ferguson Memorial Symposium

October 26, 2011 - The S.C. Ferguson Memorial symposium1:00 - 4:00 pm University Hospital, 3rd Floor, Auditorium A ... Read More

Michael J. Fox to speak at Robarts Dinner

October 3, 2011 - Actor Michael J. Fox will be the guest speaker at the Leaders in Innovation Dinner which celebrates the 25th anniversar... Read More

Alzheimer Society Coffee Break

September 29, 2011 - Alzheimer Society Coffee Break Location: Robarts Fisher RoomTime:  9:00am – 11:00am... Read More

22nd Annual R.W. Gunton Symposium

September 15, 2011 - University Hospital—London Health Sciences Centre, Auditorium A (3rd floor) Agenda... Read More

Better diagnostics could reduce risky surgery

August 18, 2011 - New research from Neurologist Dr. David Spence of The University of Western Ontario has shown that using 3-D ultrasound... Read More

MD/PhD student Vanier scholarship recipient

August 3, 2011 - Western students Ahmed Hamada, Katie Kryski, Donald Lafreniere, Matthew Quinn, Fabrice Szabo and Jodie Whelan have been... Read More

$600,000 to study Prion diseases and Alzheimer's

July 20, 2011 - The University of Western Ontario is one of nine universities which will share 2.9 million dollars in research grants ann... Read More