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Dr. Zahra Moussavi, Canada Research Chair in Biomedical Engineering in the Faculty of Engineering, is receiving $1,737,960 for her project on investigating the efficacy of high-frequency rTMS treatment for Alzheimer's disease

Dr. Zahra Moussavi.

Wpg Free Press: Donation opens doors for Alzheimer’s study subjects

The Winnipeg Free Press reported on the work of Dr. Zahra Moussavi, with her research supported by a $400,000 donation from Bob Puchniak [BComm/68, BComm(Hons)/69] and Marnie Puchniak [BA/68] and family:

A Winnipeg researcher who is studying a potential treatment for Alzheimer’s disease is looking for more participants for her program —and just got the funding to help more people access it.

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Poverty & Social Inclusion for Families in Manitoba Conference

On March 27 and 28, 2019, the University of Manitoba is proud to be co-hosting a satellite event as part of the pan-Canadian Families in Canada Conference 2019. In collaboration with the Vanier Institute of the Family and fellow university partners across Canada, we will explore poverty and social inclusion in Manitoba through a family lens.Join us for two days of knowledge sharing and catalytic conversation with diverse leaders who study, serve and support families. Through engaging presentations and panel discussions, delegates will explore modern families and family life, share experiences, and learn from the stories behind the statistics.

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