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Global Public Health at scale

February 22, 2024 — 
A University of Manitoba (UM) project is focusing on improving maternal and child health in Uttar Pradesh – the largest state in India, with a population of 223 million, across 30,000 healthcare facilities and 300,000 front-line care providers.

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Physician with a young child wearing pigtails.

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Three-time UM alum honoured with prestigious Indspire Award

February 22, 2024 — 
Jayelle Friesen-Enns receives the highest honour the Indigenous community bestows upon its own people.

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Five physicians sit behind two tables on a stage. One of them is speaking into a microphone.

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Advocacy at centre of med student-led EDI conference

February 21, 2024 — 
Patient advocacy was the focus of the second annual Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) Medical Conference held on Feb. 17 on the Bannatyne campus.

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A boy around 12 years old checks an adult's blood pressure in a classroom setting.

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Rady students showcase health careers to youth through CanU

February 20, 2024 — 
A team of volunteer students from the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences recently completed a program welcoming over 80 youth from across Winnipeg to explore health-care careers as part of an initiative through CanU, a Winnipeg-based charitable organization.

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Elder with a group of students

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 UM medical education leaders celebrated

February 16, 2024 — 
Five members of the Max Rady College of Medicine honored with 2024 Canadian Association for Medical Education (CAME) awards.

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CBC Manitoba: Winnipeg man ‘in constant pain’ after nearly 3-year wait for jaw surgery

February 16, 2024 — 
Winnipeg man 'in constant pain' after nearly 3-year wait for jaw surgery

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Portrait of Bolton Shay-Lee.

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Awards support Rady women as emerging leaders

February 16, 2024 — 
Seven faculty members or students in the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences have received The Winnipeg Foundation Martha Donovan Women’s Leadership Development Awards.

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Portrait of Dr. Brian Postl.

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CBC Manitoba: Winnipeg doctor who endorsed NDP’s health-care plan chosen to lead Shared Health’s board

February 15, 2024 — 
Winnipeg doctor who endorsed NDP's health-care plan chosen to lead Shared Health's board

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Zoie Hetletvedt receives her nursing pin from College of Nursing dean Dr. Netha Dyck.

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Dedicated new nurses welcomed at pinning ceremony

February 14, 2024 — 
The College of Nursing welcomed 82 new nurses to the profession at a pinning ceremony at the Pinnacle Club on Feb. 9. The graduands were part of a voluntary accelerated program, continuing their studies through Summer 2023, to complete their degrees and enter the profession earlier than originally anticipated.

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Dr. Soheila Karimi holds a pipette and a jar. She is in her lab and is wearing gloves and a lab coat.

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Rady Faculty researchers receive more than $8.3 million in CIHR funding

February 9, 2024 — 
Researchers from the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences have been awarded more than $8.3 million in the latest round of Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) project funding.

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