World-class researchers working to re-engineer vaccine to protect against current, emerging variants.
New research shows cultural training programs need more than just filling knowledge gaps
When not helping develop life-saving medications, Laura Russell finds solace in nature
Schulich Medicine & Dentistry professor Arlene MacDougall provides strategies on how to manage anxiety as the country moves into the next phase of the pandemic.
Researchers have designed a mathematical tool to help program cochlear implants with precision for each patient’s unique anatomy.
Schulich Medicine & Dentistry professor Steven Kerfoot provides a clear picture of how our immune systems respond to the COVID-19 vaccine
The program matches LGBTQ+-identifying faculty members and resident physicians as mentors to medical students.
Inside ImPaKT, Western’s world-class biocontainment level 3 facility
A report authored by Western alumni examines anti-Black racism through a public health lens.
Hormones triggered by chronic emotional and psychological stress impair the ability of the immune system’s ‘emergency responders’ to fight cancer.
Researchers have discovered a compound that can inhibit the growth of a deadly bacterium that has become resistant to most antibiotics.
A national research study gathered information on the health needs of trans and non-binary Canadians.
Hockey becomes a rallying cry for fans’ improved fitness.
The change could prevent 60,000 COVID-19 related deaths in one year
A team of Western scientists and clinicians is combining powerful brain imaging tools with Alzheimer’s and epilepsy expertise to better understand the effects of COVID-19 on the brain.
A new study explores the relationship between TMAO (a metabolite produced by our gut bacteria), meat and egg consumption and cardiovascular health.
Genomic surveillance programs have tracked more than 300,000 unique genetic versions of the COVID-19 virus. A new Western-developed web application visually represents all of that data in an easy-to-understand way.
For this year’s Masters of Public Health cohort, the backdrop of the pandemic is presenting unique opportunities for learning and analysis.
MRIs show subtle changes in the brains of patients with early-onset dementia, a finding that could lead to treatments for emotional processing deficits.
Researchers have developed a device to keep blood flowing to the heart and the brain in fast, simple and safe way following traumatic injury.