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Dr. Tracie Afifi

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Dr. Tracie O. Afifi is 2018 winner of $100,000 annual mental health research prize

October 15, 2018 — 
Mental health research prize recipient links child maltreatment and mental illness, explores new pathways towards prevention

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Terry Duguid, MP (Winnipeg South), flanked by Dr. Digvir Jayas (left) and Dr. Marc Fortin (VP of Research Partnerships at NSERC), with successful grant applicants

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NSERC announces more than $13M in funding for U of M

October 12, 2018 — 
Funding and scholarships for researchers and students across all disciplines

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Dr. Naranjan S. Dhalla.

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Distinguished Professor Dhalla inducted into Canadian Medical Hall of Fame

October 11, 2018 — 
Cardiovascular science pioneer Dr. Naranjan S. Dhalla recognized for extraordinary contributions to health


Distinguished professor and vice-president (research and international) Digvir Jayas.

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A perfect square for Jayas

October 9, 2018 — 
Distinguished Professor and Vice-President (Research and International) Digvir Jayas has authored or co-authored 400 (20²) peer-reviewed articles.


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TEDx: Farming to the Sky: A Game Changer for Health in the North

October 4, 2018 — 
Vertical indoor food production is changing education, nutrition and the lives of people in difficult remote environments.


Game Changer.

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Are you a game changer? Time to generate solutions!

October 3, 2018 — 
Manitobans are encouraged to assemble interdisciplinary teams, get creative and find innovative solutions to one of the five winning problems


Deadline to register for the Undergraduate Research Poster Competition is 4 p.m. on Oct. 13, 2017.

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Bird brains and social cognition

October 2, 2018 — 
Registration deadline for the Undergraduate Research Poster Competition is Oct. 12

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Seniors Alumni.

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We’re one age-friendly university

October 1, 2018 — 
Our campuses host a thriving community that supports aging across the lifespan, not only academically, but mentally, physically and socially

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(L-R): Michelle Driedger, with research partners at Manitoba Metis Federation, Georgina Liberty and Sheila Carter (Julianne Sanguins, with back to camera).

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Risky communications

September 24, 2018 — 
Michelle Driedger is fascinated by the power of communication and knowledge translation and the effect that they have on public health policy and public trust

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Cancer patients obtain meds more consistently without cost barrier, study shows

September 20, 2018 — 
In-depth analysis of health data can inform policies that best support Manitobans’ health

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