Four uOttawa Francophone MD students receive research scholarships from OFA
The Office of Francophone Affairs (OFA), through its Centre d’appui pédagogique en santé pour la francophonie (CAPSAF), has given out three $5,000 scholarships to four Francophone students at the Faculty.
Doors Open Ottawa: All are welcome for a rare peek inside Faculty of Medicine labs
On Sunday, June 3 the Faculty of Medicine will offer two guided tours to the public. One highlighting research into Parkinson’s Disease, the other showcasing our work investigating infections and inflammatory diseases.
Silent Teachers: Honouring those who donate their bodies to medical science
Donating her body to medical science wasn’t something Dorothy Delany talked about when she was alive. But it was her one final gesture of kindness, recalls her daughter Cathy Delany. Twenty-seven years later, Cathy’s father, Bill Delany, made the same decision.
Sebastien’s Story: Researchers tackle Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis in children
The number of children diagnosed and treated with Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis has tripled over the past 15 years. New research at the University of Ottawa/CHEO Research Institute is looking to significantly improve the lives of these children.
The opioid crisis: Bringing new technology to the front lines
Until now, people have had no reliable way to identify what is in their drugs prior to using them. A new technology implemented by research partners from the University of Ottawa and Carleton University is changing that.