Photo of Dr. Power and his team with the Ernsting Entrepreneurship Award

(from left to right) Dr. John Matheson, Medical Innovation Fellow, Western University; Dr. Mohammad Ali Tavallaei, Medical Innovation Fellow, Western University; Jeff Courtney, Chief Commercial Officer (CCO), FACIT; Dr. Nicholas Power, Lawson researcher; and Dr. Asha Parekh, Medical Innovation Fellow, Western University.

 

Dr. Power and his team were awarded the Ernsting Entrepreneurship Award for the ‘MY-osto-ME’ project which aims to to improve the quality of life for patients who have undergone surgical treatment that requires the use of a stoma.

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Do you have what it takes to pitch an invention or idea on a show like Dragons’ Den? Dr. Nicholas Power, a researcher at Lawson Health Research Institute and urologic oncologist at London Health Sciences Centre (LHSC), recently put his skills to the test by competing and succeeding in a similar pitch competition called the FACIT Falcons’ Fortunes event. 

Photo of Dr. Fred Dick with his Lawson Impact Award statue

Dr. Fred Dick received the Dr. Joseph Gilbert Research Contribution of the Year Award at the 2016 Lawson Impact Awards this past spring. 

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Dr. Fred Dick received the Dr. Joseph Gilbert Research Contribution of the Year Award at the 2016 Lawson Impact Awards this past spring. Dr. Dick is senior author of the award winning publication “Haploinsufficiency of an RB-E2F1-Condensin II Complex Leads to Aberrant Replication and Aneuploidy” published in the July 2015 issue of Cancer Discovery. A leading cancer researcher, Dr.

Photo of Brandon Prust

A $100,000 gift from the Brandon Prust Foundation will support a pilot research program that aims to prevent vision impairment in children.

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A $100,000 gift from the Brandon Prust Foundation will support a pilot research program that aims to prevent vision impairment in children. London-born NHL player and former London Knight, Brandon Prust, visited the Stoney Creek YMCA on Monday, July 18 to announce the special gift to the St. Joseph’s Health Care Foundation.

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