Professor Aimée Craft has been awarded the 2021 Canadian Bar Association President’s Award, which recognizes the significant contribution of a Canadian jurist to the legal profession and to the public life of Canada.
A new research chair jointly held between the University of Ottawa and the École urbaine at the Université de Lyon is to study the link between the accelerated growth of cities and the climate crisis, its consequences, and ways to meet related challenges.
At the end of 2020, the School of Epidemiology and Public Health’s APEAL Research Lab launched its Code of Conduct and Values. The Code and its implementation aim to create an inclusive environment by establishing guidance on how to raise awareness and deal with microaggressions within the lab.
Dr. Robert Ben, a professor in the Department of Chemistry at uOttawa, and his colleague, Dr. Jason Acker at the University of Alberta, are in the process of commercializing a new, improved method for freezing stem cells and tissue samples.