One Banting and four Vanier scholarships total $590K for Faculty of Medicine researchers
Funding will support innovative research projects exploring cancer therapies, mechanisms of spinal muscular atrophy, pathways of cognitive decline, mechanisms of cell stress and diet’s influence on mental illness.
Class of MD 2020 valedictorians Dr. Carter William Lim and Dr. Alexandre Rochon were the first in Faculty of Medicine history to deliver their address in pajamas and jeans. Hundreds of graduates, their friends, family, and faculty, celebrated uOttawa's first-ever virtual convocation ceremony on Tuesday, June 16.
Technology + creativity = Online education in the age of COVID-19
With online education emerging as the new norm, Faculty of Medicine professors are extending the role of technology while adapting traditional course design to meet the challenges of distance learning.