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Kristine Cowley received funding for the Human Spinal Cord Injury Research Centre for Health, Balance and Motor Control, which will -- among other things -- identify how neurons in the human spinal cord contribute to movement and how we can enhance this function after spinal cord injury.

$2.7-M investment from provincial and federal governments for new research infrastructure

March 3, 2017 — 
'These investments will inspire a new generation of young explorers in the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics'

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Drs. Cheryl Rockman-Greenberg (2nd from right) and Grant Pierce (4th from right) were among award winners honoured at the gala in Toronto on Nov. 22, 2016.

U of M physiologist receives Research Canada Leadership Award

November 23, 2016 — 
Dr. Grant Pierce, executive director of research at St. Boniface Hospital, and professor in the department of physiology at the University of Manitoba, has been awarded Research Canada’s 2016 Leadership Award

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Dr. Andrew Halayko.

Breathing made easier

September 15, 2016 — 
Asthma and COPD research pioneer inducted into Canadian Academy of Health Sciences

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Sabine Mai

One of Canada’s most powerful women

November 25, 2015 — 
Awards recognize female leaders in the private, public and not-for-profit sectors

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Heart cell protein study provides clue to cancer’s “Achilles’ heel”

September 28, 2015 — 
'We are very excited and optimistic this discovery'

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CTV: A way to curb side-effects on heart from a chemo drug

December 16, 2014 — 
'It has huge implications for cancer patients....'

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Lorrie Kirshenbaum

Research and International

Cancer treatment without toxic effects

December 9, 2014 — 
Finding helps prevent heart failure and advances our understanding of other diseases

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Shopping cart with food products

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

If you overeat, it might be a good idea to exercise

October 8, 2014 — 
Your genes may be more impressionable than once thought

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a stethoscope warps around the globe

News Release: Three researchers inducted into Canadian Academy of Health Sciences

September 22, 2014 — 
One of the highest honours for the Canadian health sciences community

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President and Vice-Chancellor, Dr. David T. Barnard awards Andrea Edel with the 1st Place win.

Research and International

Our 3MT champion won third place and the People’s Choice award at regional competition

May 4, 2014 — 
Congratulations Andrea Edel! Watch this video of her winning presentation.

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