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    Left to Their Devices: Technology brings generations together

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    Collaboration, key: Brain and Mind Institute recruits two from Cambridge

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    Images of the Future: Celebrating the beauty of biomedical imaging

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    How Many Did You Know?: 51 research discoveries that have had impact

Funding & Award News

Killam Research Fellowships

Killam Research Fellowships provide support to scholars of exceptional ability who are engaged in research projects of broad significance and widespread interest in humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, health sciences or engineering. Deadline: May 15, 2016 (More)

NSERC E.W.R. Steacie Memorial Fellowships

Prestigious, $250,000 grants awarded to enhance the career development of outstanding, early-career faculty. Six are awarded annually to scientists or engineers with a strong reputation for original research.
Deadline: June 7, 2016 (More)

Research News

Patients may benefit from ‘cool’ research - April 28, 2016

Research led by Western neurosurgeon Dr. Stephen Lownie looks to offer fellow doctors precious time when saving a life – perhaps doubling or tripling treatment time for patients who suffered an aneurysm or stroke. (More)

Site helps you span the globe with Western - April 28, 2016

Do you want to know what Western is up to in Brazil or Chile? How about Denmark, Kenya or Madagascar? (More)

Gender-verification called into question - April 14, 2016

With graceful strides across the finish line and a smile breaking across her face, South African 800m runner Caster Semenya raised a finger to the air to signal she won the race for herself and her country, having no idea of the media firestorm about to hit her. (More)

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Research Summaries

  • Brain Mind Institute

    Brain & Mind Institute

    A unique collaborative research effort providing global leadership in cognitive neuroscience.
  • WindEEE Institute

    Wind Engineering

    Birthplace of modern wind engineering, Western is home to four unique wind research facilities.
  • Imaging

    Biomedical Imaging

    Discovery and development of innovative imaging techniques and instrumentation to improve the understanding, diagnosis and treatment of human disease.
  • Advanced Manufacturing Park

    Advanced Manufacturing Park

    Conveniently located minutes from Highway 401, the 38-acre Advanced Manufacturing Park is a unique partnership...
  • The Africa Institute

    The Africa Institute

    Western University launched The Africa Institute to advance scholarship and policy development efforts...
  • Biotron


    Climate change and environmental stresses placed by humans on plants, animals, insects and micro-organisms...

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