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Graduate nursing students partake in Reconcili-action workshop

October 3, 2022 — 
On September 6 and 7, graduate nursing students participated in Reconcili-action Begins with Education: Turtle Island Project Experiential Exercise for Graduate Nursing Students. The workshop took students through the history between Indigenous Peoples and settlers, beginning before European settlers came to Turtle Island to present-day reconciliation efforts.

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A crowd of students, faculty and university staff walk past the University of Manitoba administration building wearing orange shirts.

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Every Child Matters

September 28, 2022 — 
On September 29, hundreds of Rady Faculty of Health Sciences students, staff and faculty will observe the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation on Bannatyne and Fort Gary campuses honouring residential school survivors, acknowledging systemic racism in the health care system and the important role health-care professionals play in providing equitable mental, physical and emotional health care to every patient.

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Dr. Wattamon Srisakuldee.

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New award honours memory of scientist who championed patient engagement

September 28, 2022 — 
The George & Fay Yee Centre for Healthcare Innovation (CHI) has established a new award in memory of a valued colleague who passed away last year

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Emelissa Valcourt points to a graph on a laptop screen while Zahurul Islam sits on a stationary bike.

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B.Sc. (Med.) program gives medical students ‘enormous’ opportunity to learn

September 26, 2022 — 
Emelissa Valcourt enrolled in the bachelor of science in medicine (B.Sc. (Med.) degree program because she wanted to see the impact of her research up close.

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Delivering truth in the name of Reconciliation

September 23, 2022 — 
Responding to Call to Action #19, Wanda Phillips-Beck studied the health care policy known as “out for confinement".

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alumni sitting at tables in brodie atrium for dean's breakfast

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Welcome back to Rady Homecoming events!

September 22, 2022 — 
The Rady Faculty of Health Sciences is pleased to welcome alumni back in person to campus to celebrate milestone reunions, university, faculty and college-wide events for UM Homecoming 2022, which takes place from September 21- 24, 2022. This year, 15 milestone class reunions from across Rady colleges are taking place!

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A female nursing student examines a lifelike manikin at the college of nursing's simulation lab.

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In-person orientations excite new health sciences students

September 21, 2022 — 
For the first time in three years, students at the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences were welcomed with in-person orientation events, rather than virtual meetings and tours.

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Dr. Tamra Werbowetski-Ogilvie points at images of the brain.

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UM lab collaborates on international study revealing origin of pediatric brain tumour

September 21, 2022 — 
An international research team has uncovered the first indication that a type of medulloblastoma may be preventable.

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Marina Costa Fujishima stands outdoors on the Bannatyne campus.

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PhD candidate in immunology wins three awards at Health Research Forum

September 20, 2022 — 
Marina Costa Fujishima, a PhD candidate in immunology in the Max Rady College of Medicine, took home three prestigious awards at the Canadian Student Health Research Forum, a national event held this past summer at UM.

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Dr. Amine Choukou looks into an open drawer in the smart suite kitchen.

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New futuristic ‘smart suite’ places UM at forefront of innovative research and learning

September 16, 2022 — 
A new high-tech “smart suite” model apartment, developed by the College of Rehabilitation Sciences, opened Sept. 14 at Health Sciences Centre.

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