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Canada Research Chair News Archive

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

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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Zhenyu Wu.

Family matters

September 11, 2018 — 
'Our goal is to build a solid foundation for other studies to help us better understand how family involvement impacts the management and decision-making of organizations,' says Asper School of Business Professor Zhenyu Wu

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Cereal grains photo on the cover of ResearchLife. // Photo by Mike Latschislaw

Leaders in their field

September 4, 2018 — 
A message  from Vice-President (Research and International) Digvir S. Jayas on the new issue of ResearchLife


(L-R): Professor Trust Beta in her lab with students Yuwei Song and Pamela Drawbridge.

Cereal healer

August 28, 2018 — 
Investigating what components can play a role in reducing obesity, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, cancer

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Left to right: Warren Cariou, Omushkego Cree Elder Louis Bird, and CCWOC technician Teddy Zegeye-Gebrehiwot

Faculty of Arts

Revealing the power of stories

April 23, 2018 — 
Reflecting on 10 years as a Canada Research Chair

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Dr. Catherine Cook, Vice Dean, Indigenous Health, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences.

Two U of M researchers listed among Canada’s most powerful women

November 23, 2017 — 
Dr. Catherine Cook and Dr. Samar Safi-Harb named WXN 2017 Canada’s Most Powerful Women: Top 100 Award winners

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Six new Canada Research Chairs, two renewed

May 12, 2017 — 
'Leading crucial investigations into a wide-range of problems our society is facing'

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Feiyue Wang uses a glove box in his lab, allowing him to work with samples sensitive to oxygen. // Photo by Kaitlin Vitt

Professor leads the way in Arctic environmental chemistry

December 15, 2016 — 
Feiyue Wang was named a Canada Research Chair (Tier 1) in Arctic Environmental Chemistry, receiving $1.4 million over seven years to support his Arctic research

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U of M alumni at a reception in Toronto on Nov. 9, 2016.

Alumni gather in Toronto

November 10, 2016 — 
More than 100 alumni attended a reception in Toronto to share stories and learn about some of the innovative research taking place at the University of Manitoba


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