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Dr. Bruce Chown on a stamp

Canada Post is celebrating Dr. Bruce Chown’s groundbreaking research by featuring him on a commemorative stamp.

New stamp honours health pioneer Dr. Bruce Chown

University of Manitoba alumnus Henry Bruce Chown [MD/22] is one of six groundbreaking physicians and researchers being celebrated across the country this week with the unveiling of a set of commemorative Canada Post stamps.

The renowned researcher and a former UM professor is internationally recognized for leading the way in eliminating the once-deadly rhesus (Rh) disease, a condition that may occur when the Rh blood types of a pregnant woman and her fetus are incompatible. The disease was once a major cause of newborn deaths.

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Getting ready for the 2020 Fall Term

Here is some helpful information and valuable resources for new and returning students as we prepare for the 2020 Fall Term

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Everything you need to know if you’re returning to campus

Fall Term starts September 9, and many of us are working and studying from home. But there may be times when you need to go to one of our campuses for a class or lab.  If you do, we are counting on you to take personal responsibility in keeping yourself and others in our community safe. We’ve put together some tips below to help.

How to get your Student Photo Identification (ID) card

The Registrar’s Office is making it easier than ever for students to get their Student ID cards. Due to the temporary closure of some in-person services on campus, Student ID cards will be available for request online through Aurora! Once you have registered for courses, you are eligible to receive a University of Manitoba Student ID card. This ID card can be used to access many services and benefits available to students.

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