The Faculty of Health Sciences supports the Ottawa community
To help alleviate the shortage of personal protective equipment, the Faculty of Health Sciences has donated its equipment used for teaching purposes to hospitals in Ottawa. During the month of March 2020, more than 20,000 pairs of gloves, 1,000 protective masks, hydroalcoholic gel and dressings were donated to the Ottawa Hospital, which will oversee the distribution within the region.
FHS awarded 1.2 million in Fall 2019 CIHR Project Grant Competition
Congratulations to our researchers, all from the School of Nursing, who collectively were awarded over $1.2 million in the Fall 2019 CIHR Project Grant competition. The FHS’s rate of success was 27.3%, the University’s 17.3% and the National 17.6%.