Please note Research Development Services & Ethics will be closed as of noon for a staff lunch on Thursday, December 19, 2013.
In 2014 the Royal Society of Canada will elect the inaugural cohort of its College of New Scholars, Artists, and Scientists. Membership in the College will last seven years and be awarded to individuals demonstrating exceptional accomplishment or promise in their field. Members shall be no more than 15 years past conferral of their PhD or equivalent. (More)
Western has begun its internal process for 2014 CFI Innovation Fund applications. Please review the internal adjudication form (password protected) and contact Bryce Pickard at 519-661-2111 x. 85153 with any questions.
While anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction surgery is a widely proven procedure, a Western orthopaedic surgeon says re-injury rates in young patients after such procedures are unacceptably high for those returning to pivoting sports like basketball, volleyball and soccer. (More)
Canada needs to rethink how it manages the role of formal care, as opposed to family care, for dementia patients in order to avoid caregiver burnout, one Western Nursing professor contends. (More)
Western History professor emeritus Roger L. Emerson has been named the winner of the 2013 Saltire Literary Award, Scottish History Book of the Year. The Saltire Society, dedicated to the preservation and furtherance of Scottish culture, announced the award on Nov. 14. (More)