Lawson Health Research
Institute (Lawson) is the research institute of London Health
Sciences Centre (LHSC) and St. Joseph's
Health Care, London (St. Joseph's). As one of the largest
hospital-based research institutes in Canada, Lawson is committed
to furthering scientific knowledge to advance health care around
Within the Institute, a "bench-to-bedside" approach to medical research is encouraged. This means that Lawson researchers focus their efforts on the development of new knowledge that can be applied directly to patient care within the hospitals. Through collaboration and the sharing of their discoveries, Lawson researchers make a difference in patients' lives every day.
Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry
The Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry at Western University has a long tradition of excellence, beginning with founding of the medical school in 1881 and continuing with the formation of the dental school in 1964.
Schulich Medicine & Dentistry's reputation has been built by
dedicated teachers, breakthrough discoveries, commitment to social
responsibility and its affinity for strategic partnerships.
Today, Schulich Medicine & Dentistry is a leading Canadian centre of outstanding education and research shaping health care for the next generation.
Since 1922, Children's Health Foundation, an independent, incorporated non-profit organization, has been Raising Hope and granting funds for Children's Hospital at London Health Sciences Centre, Children's Health Research Institute, and Thames Valley Children's Centre in London Ontario. Over the past 90 years, the Foundation has granted $80 million to fund specialized health care initiatives, rehabilitation services and research for children. All donations support specialized paediatric patient care, equipment, education, and research at Children's Hospital, the delivery of exceptional programs, long-term therapy and rehabilitation services at Thames Valley Children's Centre and ground breaking research into the causes and cures of childhood illnesses and diseases at Children's Health Research Institute.