Dr. Cheryl Forchuk, Assistant Director at Lawson Health Research Institute and Distinguished Nursing and Psychiatry Professor at Western University, has been appointed to the Order of Ontario, the province’s highest honour. The Order of Ontario recognizes individuals whose exceptional achievement in their field has left a lasting legacy in the province, Canada and beyond.
London Health Research Day is the region’s premier research showcase event, highlighting the incredible work done by graduate students, trainees, clinical fellows and postdoctoral scholars.
The day includes poster and platform presentations, lunch with keynote speaker, informative workshops, and a networking and awards reception.
The Honourable Reza Moridi, Ontario’s Minister of Research, Innovation and Science, visited Lawson’s display to learn more about our innovative hospital-based research from Dr. David Hill, Lawson Scientific Director, and researchers from the London Movement Disorders Centre. Pictured left to right: Dr. Hill, Greydon Gilmore, Minister Moridi, Dr. Mandar Jog and Jack Lee.
Ontario is a health research powerhouse. Researchers at Lawson Health Research Institute recently travelled to Queen’s Park to showcase the game-changing research being conducted at hospitals across the province.
The Council of Academic Hospitals of Ontario (CAHO) wanted to bring research right to Queen’s Park with the opportunity to see first-hand the breadth, depth and variety of real, world-class research happening in Ontario.