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Wpg Free Press: U of M researcher helps develop child head-injury protocol

July 10, 2018 — 
A team of researchers from across Canada — including the head of the University of Manitoba’s pediatrics department — announced an improved method

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Wheelchair skills boot camp preps OT students for practice

July 6, 2018 — 
Innovative program builds capacity, increases empathy

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Breastmilk sugars may help prevent food allergies

July 5, 2018 — 
Study demonstrates positive effects of breastfeeding.

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Dr. Tamra Werbowetski-Ogilvie, Canada Research Chair in Neuro-oncology and Human Stem Cells

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Study finds brain tumour cells are killed by targeting marker

July 5, 2018 — 
U of M research has found a marker on a common brain tumour is linked to drug responsiveness

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Jean-Eric Ghia.

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Dr. Jean-Eric Ghia appointed Honorary Consul of France in Manitoba

July 5, 2018 — 
'In Manitoba, my main role is working on fostering French-Manitoban relations within the cultural, educational, economic, and political sectors'

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Matthew Packer [BMus(Perf)/13, BSc/13, BSc(Med)/17, MD/17], Desautels Scholar 2009 – 2012, first-year resident.

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The saxophonist will see you now

June 29, 2018 — 
Desautels scholar won music trophy only hours after successful medical school interview

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Nivedita Seshadri

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Let your pancreas sleep

June 28, 2018 — 
Any new insight into diabetes’ nature carries immense worth, and PhD student Nivedita Seshadri has discovered something valuable

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Grad student and 3MT finalist Carmine Slipski

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Top Five: every day things we do that contribute to antimicrobial resistance

June 27, 2018 — 
Graduate student Carmine Slipski studies ways we can avoid, or at least curb, bacteria developing resistance

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Signs of risky alcohol use often missed in Manitobans, U of M study finds

June 25, 2018 — 
“Our results show that our systems are doing too little, too late for people suffering from alcohol use disorders."

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U of M study tracks high-risk drinkers’ use of health and other services

June 22, 2018 — 
A groundbreaking Manitoba research study of heavy drinkers’ interactions with the health-care, social service and justice systems will be released on Monday, June 25, 2018.

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