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Funding & Award News


Canadian Medical Hall of Fame

Inductees’ outstanding and pioneering contributions to health science, whether single meritorious contributions or lifetimes of accomplishment, have led to extraordinary improvements in human health.
Deadline: June 27, 2016
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Research Canada Leadership Award – 2016

Presented annually to an individual or organization who/which has made outstanding efforts in advocating for Canadian health research at the local, provincial and/or national level. Deadline: July 29, 2016 (More)

Research News

Field school explores the ‘archeology of archeology’ - June 8, 2016

You could call it a ‘non-field school.’ (More)


Alumna bringing realism back to the art world - June 8, 2016

Emily Copeland knows your eye better than you do. (More)


WADA taps McLaren to head Sochi investigation - May 24, 2016

World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) President Sir Craig Reedie has appointed Western Law professor Richard H. McLaren as the independent person heading an investigation team tasked with probing doping allegations related to 2014 Sochi Olympics. (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

    Biotron

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

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