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Research and International

UM Café Scientifique: Windows on the Universe

April 28, 2023 — 
Join our panel of UM physicists and astronomers on May 10.

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Café Scientifique: Wellbeing in Youth

April 17, 2023 — 
Teens with higher body weights face a significant risk of mental health difficulties, due to the complex intersections of weight-related stigma and other related adversities. It is common for those working toward physical health goals to face barriers that limit their progress due to the added challenge of addressing these related mental health needs.


Café Scientifique: Racism and COVID-19

March 15, 2023 — 
During the COVID-19 pandemic, an international team of researchers led by experts at the University of Manitoba examined conditions that contributed to a rise of racism across North America. With funding from two Federal Government Grants , the researchers engaged a panel of 7,500 residents in Canada, USA, and Mexico as part of a long-term survey, from March 2020 through October 2022.


Time is Brain: Preventing, Treating, and Recovering from Stroke

March 1, 2023 — 
Stroke is the third leading cause of death in Canada and can result in debilitating life-long health effects for those who survive. There is still much we don’t understand about stroke, such as, how to predict them, and whether someone will be able to recover, and even how it could be prevented.


Technology for health care service and public input

February 8, 2023 — 
Understanding patient experiences, perspectives, and outcomes is critical to improving healthcare services and how it is delivered. Today, new developments in technology have provided solutions that are becoming increasingly common since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.


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Café Scientifique call for 2022/2023 proposals now open

July 18, 2022 — 
UM Café Scientifiques bring together experts with non in a relaxed atmosphere to learn about their research and the questions it raises


Research and International

What is that little bird telling you?

March 10, 2022 — 
UM Café Scientifique: UM scientists on how animals think and communicate

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Feeding baby: New approaches use ‘active introduction’ rather than avoidance

February 28, 2022 — 

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March 2021 UM Virtual Community Events

February 26, 2021 — 
Discover UM’s wide range of Virtual Community Events in March that are open to all.

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University of Manitoba Community Events – March 2018

February 28, 2018 — 
Take in a variety of events this March on campus and in the community!

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