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Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences

Dual purpose value of perennial forage grain for food and feed focus of a new study

March 19, 2019 — 
New study reveals dual purpose of perennial forage grain

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President David Barnard with winners of the 2019 3MT Competition, and Dr. Todd Mondor, Provost and Vice-President (Academic)

3MT winner takes first step toward regional finals

March 19, 2019 — 
A student who is developing a way to test heart health through a simple stepping exercise impressed a prestigious panel of judges at the Three-Minute Thesis competition

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Food Systems Research Group

FSRG talk – Protecting Canada’s crops using next-generation molecular fungicides

March 19, 2019 — 
March 28 FSRG talk: Mark Belmonte shares cutting edge research on next-generation molecular fungicides

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Researcher focuses on strength training for all youth

March 18, 2019 — 
Joanne Parsons’ research is mostly focused on the use of strength and resistance training to prevent injury in young athletes. But she has recently been drawn to the use of this training for youth who aren’t athletes.

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Front row (l-r): Recipients Aaron Marshall, Michael Czubryt, Roberta Woodgate (CRC), Kellie Thiessen and Elder Katherine Whitecloud (Assembly of First Nations) (back row, l-r): Recipients Frank Schweizer and Brian Mark, MP Terry Duguid, UM VP Research & International Digvir Jayas, and recipients Ian Dixon, Leslie Roos and Benedict Albensi.

Celebrating the achievements of cutting-edge researchers

March 15, 2019 — 
$10.4M in funding for U of M researchers is part of a national investment by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research to support researchers studying full spectrum of health issues

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Faculty of Architecture

Minding the Ground; Hearing the Wind: Chaco Canyon

March 14, 2019 — 
Minding the Ground; Hearing the Wind: Chaco Canyon, a solo exhibition by Associate Professor Brenda Brown

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Minister of Science and Sport, Kirsty Duncan (centre) at U of M Health Sciences campus for announcement of CFI-JELF awards.

Research and International

Seven U of M research projects funded by CFI

March 14, 2019 — 
More than $1.1 million in support of seven U of M research projects in areas such as disease, food processing and supercomputers

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

U of M study envisions online ‘report card’ for personal care homes

March 12, 2019 — 
User-friendly site should help compare personal care homes on medical and social criteria, study recommends

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Pregnant pause: is that drug safe for baby?

March 11, 2019 — 
Researcher mines data for red flags

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Jaw Dropper

March 8, 2019 — 
Dentistry prof oversees clinical trial of Botox injections for painful jaw disorders

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