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Book traces 50-year story of anesthesia at U of M

June 14, 2019 — 
For decades, anesthetists were viewed as assistants to surgeons. Historian Allan Levine takes readers through the often-dramatic Manitoba struggle for anesthesia to be recognized as a full-fledged specialty.


Ongomiizwin Knowledge Keeper Leslie Spillett

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Stand in your power

June 14, 2019 — 
Leslie Spillett, the new Knowledge Keeper at Ongomiizwin, wants to create a system where Indigenous people don’t just survive, but thrive


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Welcome to the family:

June 13, 2019 — 
Family Med residents start off on the right foot with a little help from their peers.


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Business leader to U of M grads: What matters most is how you treat people

June 11, 2019 — 
Bob Silver, recipient of an honorary doctorate for his community leadership, told graduates that what’s truly important is being good to others and giving back to community.

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Supporting birth ‘amazing every single time’ for Manitoba midwifery grad  

June 10, 2019 — 
Student from Thompson one of 12 newly graduated midwives through U of M partnership with McMaster University

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‘Paying it Forward’: Grad students benefit from experts at Research Days

June 6, 2019 — 
Students participate in Canada’s premier event for graduate student researchers in the health sciences


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Med students gain insights, experience during Rural Week

June 5, 2019 — 
Hands-on learning experience exposes students to rural and northern medicine

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Genetic test for breast cancer helps women decide if preventive cancer treatment is right for them

June 3, 2019 — 
A new study by University of Manitoba, CancerCare Manitoba and Mayo Clinic researchers has found that when women at high risk are provided with the results of genetic testing, they are more likely to take preventive medications to reduce their chances of developing breast cancer.

Dr. Lucy Marzban

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Deconstructing diabetes

May 31, 2019 — 
Researcher explores potentially life-changing pharmacological approaches for patients living with diabetes.

Lindsay Nikkel and Chris Kirouac are the founders and owners of BeeProject Apiaries. // Photo from Sara Sealey

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Trailblazer Talks: It’s not about the honey

May 31, 2019 — 
BeeProject Apiaries are regulars of Winnipeg’s pop-up market scene, and at first glance, you might think they’re there to sell honey

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