Global master's program brings Olympic spirit to uOttawa
Thirty-one members of national Olympic committees and top sports organizations from around the world spent 10 days on campus in January, studying for an executive master’s and sampling the delights of an Ottawa winter.
The School of Human Kinetics will participate in four research projects awarded by the Department of National Defence and the Canadian Armed Forces under the IDEaS Program
The Innovation for Defence, Excellence and Security (IDEaS) program awarded 59 research projects to help solve Canadian defence and security challenges. Four of these were awarded to the School of Human Kinetics at the Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa.
Professor Chibuike Udenigwe awarded the University Research Chair in Food Properties and Nutrient Bioavailability
Building on his extensive experience in protein and peptide chemistry, structure and function, Professor Udenigwe will chair a research program that supports the development of innovative approaches to the use of plant-derived proteins and peptides in the food industry.
The Faculty of Health Sciences excels in its research endeavour thanks to the efforts of over 100 researchers working in a variety of disciplines, from molecular biology to metabolism, from human kinetics to social sciences of health.