Posts Tagged: Schulich Medicine & Dentisry

Western medical and health experts available to speak about COVID-19 pandemic

March 20, 2020

As the world continues to fight coronavirus 2, which causes the COVID-19 disease, experts from Western University are available to…

Trans and non-binary Canadians report having unmet health care needs

March 10, 2020

Nearly half of transgender and non-binary Canadians who responded to a national survey say they faced one or more unmet…

New study advances quest to better understand consciousness

October 10, 2019

In his landmark 2006 study, Western University’s renowned neuroscientist Adrian Owen and his collaborators showed for the first time ever…

New BrainsCAN study rules out major potential target for Alzheimer’s disease drugs

July 5, 2018

An unexpected result discovered by neuroscientists at Western University won’t prevent the formation and growth of Alzheimer’s disease but it…

London Health Research Day answers emerging questions in human health

March 24, 2017

  Can implantable technology help deliver targeted therapies for brain cancer? Can exercise during pregnancy for diabetic mothers reduce the…

Sharing Smiles Day highlights need for access to oral health care for special-needs community

March 1, 2017

Western University’s Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry will host the 8th annual Sharing Smiles Day on March 5, 2017…

Western University joins global Brainhack movement

February 27, 2017

Western University’s BrainsCAN initiative and Robarts Research Institute will be hosting the inaugural Brainhack Western from March 2 – 4,…

A new secure smartphone app may replace the iconic doctor pager

December 6, 2016

It was an idea born out of necessity; a smart-phone app that allows healthcare providers to message each other about…

WHO Collaborating Centre at Western University to address international access to surgical care and anesthesia

November 24, 2016

Researchers at Western University have been tapped by the World Health Organization (WHO) to be the first official Collaborating Centre…