As part of the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry at Western University, Robarts Research Institute provides a unique learning experience for graduate students that goes beyond access to state-of-the-art research facilities and training by internationally recognized leaders in clinical and basic medical science research. A collaborative environment and interdisciplinary approach bring students together with clinical and basic scientists to give them the experience of being a contributing member of a research team working on significant scientific problems that aid in our understanding of medical issues.