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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences 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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Medical resident retreat held in Portage la Prairie to encourage physician recruitment

September 20, 2018 — 
Family medicine residents explore options in rural and northern communities

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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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Frank Plummer, AIDS researcher

Frank Plummer honoured with Flavelle Medal

September 18, 2018 — 
Royal Society of Canada honours Dr. Frank Plummer for his outstanding contributions to biological science

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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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Rusty the dog sits on a chair with students smiling by him

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Reflections on Rusty, the unofficial mascot of the Bannatyne campus

September 13, 2018 — 
Rusty reminds us that something great can come from the saddest of events and that life is all about perspective


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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Taylor Morisseau

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

New Vanier scholar explores how traditional Oji-Cree diet can affect diabetes rates

September 6, 2018 — 
'I want to look at how diet can be the influencer and can protect someone from developing type 2 diabetes. My hope is to move into how traditional diets can attenuate the risk'

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Image courtesy iStock.

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New Study: Effects of Instagram on breastfeeding perceptions

August 28, 2018 — 
Research shows how social media can influence and support new moms.

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