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Dr. Zahra Moussavi, Canada Research Chair in Biomedical Engineering in the Faculty of Engineering, is receiving $1,737,960 for her project on investigating the efficacy of high-frequency rTMS treatment for Alzheimer's disease

The Conversation: Experimental brain technology can rewind Alzheimer’s disease

September 21, 2017 — 
Alzheimer’s disease is considered a global challenge of the century. Alzheimer’s disease is a thief.

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2017 Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships recipients Jacqueline Hay and Deirdre Khan.

Three U of M students earn recognition with Vanier Scholarships

September 20, 2017 — 
The recipients of these prestigious awards are: Jacqueline Hay, Deirdre Khan, and Nickolas Kosmenko

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Jacqueline Hay

Faculty of Graduate Studies

Meet Vanier Scholar Jacqueline Hay

September 20, 2017 — 
When she was eight, she hung from a monkey bar for 11 minutes to prove a point, which was that she could hang from a monkey bar for 11 minutes.

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Vanier Scholar - Deirdre Khan

Faculty of Graduate Studies

Meet Vanier Scholar Deirdre Khan

September 20, 2017 — 
To this day, an incident from kindergarten involving a unicorn and a witch deeply bothers her

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Dr. Charles Bernstein.

Researchers funded to improve lives of chronic disease patients

September 19, 2017 — 
Four research teams have received funding for studies investigating kidney disease, diabetes, children’s brain development and inflammatory bowel disease

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Dr. Henry G. Friesen appointed Distinguished Fellow of CAHS

September 19, 2017 — 
Canadian Academy of Health Sciences has announced that Henry G. Friesen has been appointed a Distinguished Fellow, the highest honour awarded by the Academy

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ATMOSPHERIC RESONANCE BY LEIGH BRIDGES.

ResearchLIFE – A glimpse at our future

September 18, 2017 — 
Get behind these historic lab doors and explore cutting edge research being done now right here in Manitoba in the summer issue of ResearchLIFE magazine

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Patient education

September 18, 2017 — 
Family Medicine researcher Gayle Halas explores patient engagement with educational health information.

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Researcher Julie Ho in her lab

Improving kidney transplant outcomes

September 18, 2017 — 
Research into changing the current standard of care for monitoring kidney transplant patients and potentially increasing the longevity of successful kidney transplants

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Sakib Rahman, a second year PhD student with Mammei in the clean lab. // Photo by David Lipnowski

Big plans for going small

September 15, 2017 — 
Juliette Mammei does research on fundamental symmetries in subatomic nuclear and particle physics. She is seeking answers to one of the world’s most fundamental questions: "What are we made of?"

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