Community Newsletter


Corby Fink, PhD

ROBARTS COMMUNITY NEWSLETTER | JULY 2021

Read the latest edition of the Robarts Community Newsletter. In this edition, step inside ImPaKT – a world-class bio containment level-3 facility designed specifically to study deadly viruses and bacteria. Jane Rylett, PhD, is promoting research into healthy aging, and read about the key to slowing the progression of Parkinson's disease. Learn more about a new technique that visually irons out brain wrinkles may provide greater insight on brain disorders. Read More


Photograph of Dr. Geoffrey Pickering

ROBARTS COMMUNITY NEWSLETTER | MARCH 2021

Read the latest edition of the Robarts Community Newsletter. In this edition, learn how to understand psychosis, Dr. Geoffrey Pickering was named the inaugural Neil McKenzie Chair in Cardiac Care. Rethink cell therapy for cancer, and read about Dr. Dervla Connaughton, who is daring to ask: how can we provide personalized, precision-based medicine for patients with kidney disease? Read More


Photograph of Lisa Saksida, PhD

ROBARTS COMMUNITY NEWSLETTER | DECEMBER 2020

Read the latest edition of the Robarts Community Newsletter. In this edition, discover how imaging technology is revealing the dire consequences vaping has on lungs, learn more about empathy loss in frontotemporal dementia, and read about Lisa Saksida, PhD, who is daring to ask: how can understanding the neurobiology of cognition lead to new treatments for brain disorders? Read More


Image of Rachel Eddy

ROBARTS COMMUNITY NEWSLETTER | MARCH 2020

Read the latest edition of the Robarts Community Newsletter. In this edition, we learn about a compound in citrus fruit may help your health, meet Robarts scientist Grace Parraga, PhD, and PhD candidate Rachel Eddy, and read about  Dr. Michael Rieder, who is daring to ask the question; how can we make drug therapy safer for children?   Read More


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