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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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Faculty of Science

Finding connections: Artist Rebecca Kamen bridges the gap between science and art

September 17, 2018 — 
Rebecca Kamen, Artist in Residence in the Computational Neuroscience Initiative and Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Pennsylvania visits the University of Manitoba, September 24-28, 2018

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Fair Trade Tent Card

Office of Sustainability

Bannatyne Campus to receive fair trade designation

September 17, 2018 — 
On Monday, September 24, the University of Manitoba’s Bannatyne campus will mark a milestone as the first university campus in Manitoba to receive the Fair Trade Campus designation from the Canadian Fair Trade Network (CFTN) for its promotion of social and environmental sustainability and innovation.

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Take action on Indigenous health, speakers urge new medical students

August 31, 2018 — 
‘You must do something about it,’ global health expert Dr. Ties Boerma says at Bannatyne campus ceremony to welcome future doctors


Wpg Free Press: Leading by example

August 21, 2018 — 
Winnipeg surgeon Osler set to become president of Canadian Medical Association


Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Madam President

August 16, 2018 — 
She was told, ‘Surgery’s too tough. You should look at pediatrics.’” Nevertheless, she persisted.


Demonstration at the Red Cross Emergency Ambulance Station in Washington, D.C., during the influenza pandemic of 1918 // Photo: Library of Congress

U of M researchers decode the Spanish Flu, advance in microbial ‘arms race’

August 14, 2018 — 
They found that the Spanish Flu, unlike other flu viruses, induced specific and unique changes early in infection

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Asprin // Daniel Foster, Flickr

An aspirin a day may keep HIV away, U of M study finds

August 9, 2018 — 
“These are highly promising results,” said the study’s lead author, Keith Fowke

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Terry Klassen is the director of TREKK.

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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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Breastmilk sugars may help prevent food allergies

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


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