The Graduate Students in Law Association (GSLEDD) hosted its 7th annual graduate student conference on May 11-12, 2017. Under the moniker “Law at the Tipping Point: Conflicts, Challenges and Changes,” the conference brought together graduate students from across Canada to examine pressing legal issues across a variety of fields.
Professor Vanessa Gruben has earned funding through the University of Ottawa’s Population Health Research Network Funding Competition to create the Ottawa Harm Reduction Network, an interdisciplinary network of researchers focused on improving public health by developing harm reduction strategies related to substance abuse and addiction.
Three Common Law Professors, Vanessa MacDonnell, Florian Martin-Bariteau and João Velloso, have earned funding through the University of Ottawa’s Visiting Researchers Program to bring international visiting researchers to the law school. This year’s visitors hail from the United Kingdom and Brazil.