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Inspiring next generation of Indigenous health-care professionals

October 15, 2019 — 
Maximus Sandberg stood in the middle of the Pinaymootang School gym holding a stack of pamphlets and papers he planned to take home and read. The Grade 12 student had just visited the 10 booths that were part of the health-care professions career fair held on Pinaymootang First Nation on September 24.

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Harvey Chochinov

Palliative care researcher inducted into Canadian Medical Hall of Fame

October 10, 2019 — 
Distinguished Professor Dr. Harvey Max Chochinov [MD/83, PhD/98], a leader in palliative care research, has been selected for induction into the Canadian Medical Hall of Fame.

Alumni, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, Research and International

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

High-tech research projects to create futuristic health-care aids

October 10, 2019 — 
Two high-tech interdisciplinary research projects focused on the future of patient care, featuring College of Rehabilitation Sciences faculty, have received funding from the Collaborative Innovation Research Fund (CIRF). 

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Office of Sustainability

Sustainability Month at U of M

October 7, 2019 — 
Celebrate sustainability with us by participating in a wide variety of green-focused events throughout the month of October. Join in on the free events that promote a more sustainable campus!

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Camp exposes Northern youth to health sciences: ‘You cannot be what you cannot see’

October 7, 2019 — 
The Biomedical Youth Program (BYP) Northern Camp, now in its fifth year, has opened up possibilities for Northern youth – while also serving as a learning experience for the University of Manitoba student volunteers.

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Hundreds walk in solidarity for Orange Shirt Day

October 4, 2019 — 
Over 200 people, including students, staff and faculty from the College of Nursing, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences and the Faculty of Education, dressed in orange and walked in solidarity for those affected by Canada’s residential school system.

Indigenous, Nursing, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, Students

A group of bisons student-athletes in the Active Living Centre Agora chatting

Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management

Bison Sports announce 129 student-athletes with U SPORTS Academic All-Canadian status for 2018-19

October 3, 2019 — 
The total is another record high for Manitoba and the third year in a row that a new record has been set

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Eight more years of funding for infectious diseases centre

October 2, 2019 — 
Public Health Agency of Canada has renewed the National Collaborating Centre for Infectious Diseases’ (NCCID) funding for eight years.

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

The Ebola virus

Ebola survivors can pass on the virus through sexual activity

September 30, 2019 — 
Re-emergence of Ebola disease is linked to persistent infections and sexual transmission from survivors

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Alumni dentist, dental hygienist honoured for extraordinary service

September 27, 2019 — 
Dr. Ken Stones, a dentist who is committed to humanitarian service, and Sheryl Sloshower, a dental hygienist who is a leader in her profession, received alumni awards on Homecoming weekend.

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