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Dr. Charles Bernstein.

Made in Manitoba research

March 28, 2017 — 
Winnipeg Rh Institute Foundation Awards and Lecture takes place on April 6

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T Building Bannatyne

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Old Basic Science gives way to planned green space

March 10, 2017 — 
After 96 years of university life, a building on the Bannatyne campus has faded to green. The demolition of the Old Basic Science building, also known as T-Building, has just been completed.

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Marissa Becker, Community Health Sciences

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Study looks at sex work in conflict zone

January 12, 2017 — 
CIHR funded study is designed to understand how the consequences of conflict, migration and disrupted health services affect risk in the context of HIV and other viruses.

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Feiyue Wang collecting frost flower samples for study. // Photo by BeiBei Lu

$2.4 million in research funding for new and renewed research chairs

December 9, 2016 — 
Two new Canada Research Chairs (CRC) have been awarded to University of Manitoba and a third has been renewed

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College of Nursing flu clinic

Free Press: Why a flu shot is important, op-ed

December 8, 2016 — 
Vaccination decisions are a touchy subject for many people, so here’s a snapshot of recent research to consider and why I choose to continue to vaccinate myself and my family every year.


Dr Frank Plummer 2016-canada-gairdner-awards

Insight into groundbreaking research on World AIDS Day

December 1, 2016 — 
Distinguished Professor Frank Plummer recognized for groundbreaking research with 2016 Canada Gairdner Wightman Award

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Noralou Roos, professor in the department of community health sciences

Alumni and faculty appointed to Order of Canada

November 27, 2016 — 
Gregg Hanson, Sharon Carstairs, Warren Winkler, Marie Wilson, Michael Eskin and Noralou Roos recognized for outstanding achievement, dedication to the community and service to Canada

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(L-R) Ruth Ann Marrie and Annemieke Farenhorst.

Duo among Canada’s most powerful women

November 23, 2016 — 
U of M researchers named to Canada’s Most Powerful Women: Top 100 Awards

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Mental disorders common in Manitoba children: U of M study

November 21, 2016 — 
The study measured how common mental disorders are among Manitoba children, and what puts kids at risk.

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Donations needed to give Syrian family warm welcome

October 13, 2016 — 
Household goods, furniture and clothing are needed to help a Syrian refugee family that’s being sponsored by faculty, staff and students of the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences.

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