The Bone and Joint Institute is dedicated to sharing information about activities and accomplishments among colleagues and the public. Please see below news stories organized by year. In the navigation menu on the left, you will find videos and profiles and so much more.
Dr. Frank Beier and the research in his lab are highlighted on the Joint Action Podcast "New insights into osetoarthritis onset with Prof Frank Beier"
Patches the Dog (Sept 2018) - UPDATE: BJI Partner company ADEISS and their Advanced Manufacturing processes continues to push the field forward
BJI Members receive nearly $1,000,000 in NSERC Discovery Grants.
Members of Cluster in MSK Health align with new Ontario Institute for Regenerative Medicine announced this week. Click here for details.
CTV News Video - $5M committed by Western for bone and joint research
MSK trainee awarded International Scholarship from OARSI- PhD Candidate Anusha Ratneswaran is taking her research pursuits halfway around the globe thanks to a prestigious Collaborative Scholarship from the Osteoarthritis Research Society International (OARSI)
Several Members of Western's Bone & Joint Initiative are highlighted in the 2014 RAPPORT Alumni Magazine distributed by Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry including
Dr Tim Doherty wins AANEM Distinguished Researcher Award. Read more here.
$3.7 million in funding has been announced for Bone and Joint Research at Western! Read More Here.
City pledges $5M in support of the proposed London Medical Innovation and Commercialization Network Read More Here.
Frank Beier, PhD, of the Department of Physiology and
Wolf Orthopaedic Quantitative Imaging Laboratory, at Western University,>is the first-in-Canada lab that looks at how people move on the outside and inside. Read more here
The Bone and Joint Initiative hosts successful inaugural BAJIR Conference to over 125 registrants across Canada.
Bone & Joint Collaboration identifies
MPP Deb Matthews visits Western and announces new grant funding! Read more here.
The Evolution of FIRE-WELL: Improving Firefighters’ Health through Research and Partnership
KATHRYN SINDEN (JuMP Trainee
A Randomized Trial of Arthroscopic Surgery for Osteoarthritis of the Knee
ALEXANDRA KIRKLEY, TREVOR B. BIRMINGHAM, ROBERT B. LITCHFIELD, J. ROBERT GIFFIN, KEVIN R. WILLITS, CINDY J. WONG, BRIAN G. FEAGAN, ALLAN DONNER, SHARON H. GRIFFIN, LINDA M. D’ASCANIO, JANET E. POPE, PETER J. FOWLER
Collaboration among Bone & Joint Researchers from Schulich, Faculty of Health Sciences and Robarts Research Institute at Western University, Canada
Western Bone & Joint Members receive Top Community Team Award. Read more by Adela Talbot, Western News.
Western Bone & Joint Member Blaine Chronik works to develop medical devices compatible with MR Imaging. Read more by Paul Mayne, Western News