Posts Tagged: Robarts

Western researchers find that earlier combined treatment can alter the course of disease progression in Crohn’s disease

September 10, 2015

Canada has one of the world’s highest rates of people living with Crohn’s disease, a chronic inflammatory bowel disease. New cases of the disease are also among the highest in…

New Scientific and Executive Director announced for Robarts Research Institute at Western University

September 1, 2015

Marlys L. Koschinsky, PhD, is the new Scientific and Executive Director for Western University’s Robarts Research Institute. Established in 1986, Robarts Research Institute at the Schulich School of Medicine &…

Martin Short headlines Leaders in Innovation Dinner at Western University

August 21, 2015

Celebrated Canadian actor and comedy legend Martin Short is the keynote speaker for the 2015 Leaders in Innovation Dinner, hosted by Western University’s Robarts Research Institute. This year’s dinner celebrates…

Our Lady Peace to headline evening concert at Western Homecoming

August 13, 2015

‘Ordinary’s just not good enough’ so extraordinary Canadian rock band Our Lady Peace will perform as part of Western University’s Homecoming 2015 festivities. This year, Western is teaming up with the University Students’ Council (USC), PremierLife and Western Alumni to launch #HOCOonthehill – a full day of programming on Saturday, September 26 that starts at 9 a.m. – and Our Lady Peace will be headlining the evening concert.

Robarts Research Institute awards the J. Allyn Taylor International Prize in Medicine to renowned cancer imaging researcher from Stanford University

July 8, 2015

Sanjiv S. Gambhir, MD, PhD, internationally-renowned cancer imaging researcher from Stanford University, is the recipient of the 2015 J. Allyn Taylor International Prize in Medicine.

Robarts Clinical Trials Inc. moving to iconic Bell Building in downtown London

April 8, 2015

Robarts Clinical Trials Inc. – a global academic clinical research organization with offices in San Diego, California, Amsterdam N.L. and London, Ontario – announced a relocation to the Bell Canada…

An Image of the Future of Healthcare: Biomedical Imaging Leads Way

January 15, 2013

Four imaging initiatives, valued at more than $5.5 million, highlight seven projects at Western University and Lawson Health Research Institute.

Western University researchers identify new genetic mutation for ALS

January 15, 2013

Researchers at Western University have identified a new genetic mutation for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), opening the door to future targeted therapies.