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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).

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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Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences

Lounge renovations give students a place to relax

September 11, 2018 — 
Student space gets a make-over

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Lake scene. Photo credit: Cheryl Foster

Faculty of Arts

Graduate students are Rising Up

March 2, 2018 — 
On March 9 and 10, the Native Studies Graduate Students Association will host the third annual Rising Up conference featuring close to 100 scholars from around the world discussing Indigenous knowledge and research in Indigenous studies.

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Vox: We need new ways of treating depression

February 26, 2018 — 
'I searched out other radical experiments with different kinds of social and psychological antidepressants, often in unexpected places.'

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a stethoscope warps around the globe

Canada’s global health role, a scientific rundown

February 23, 2018 — 
U of M professor partakes in The Lancet's special series on Canada

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Dr. Josée Lavoie at the Jan. 26, 2018 announcement.

$9.7M investment in innovative health research

January 26, 2018 — 
Manitoba researchers receive funding to study mental health, multiple sclerosis, Indigenous health, and more

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Birth in community or travel for C-section?

December 12, 2017 — 
Family medicine researcher working to help moms deliver babies in their communities.

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Who goes to the doctor, where and why?

November 23, 2017 — 
U of M study finds many Manitobans choose to see a family doctor or nurse practitioner who is not located close to their home

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Books / Photo d-221, flickr

Looking after each other, SSHRC grants empowering communities through research

November 15, 2017 — 
'All innovation is inherently social, which means the social sciences and humanities are especially important in this time of rapid change'

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