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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

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.

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

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.

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

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.

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

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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Peter Nickerson in a suit in front of windows

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Get to know the new dean of the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

September 16, 2022 — 
On September 1, Dr. Peter Nickerson, a prominent physician and researcher in the field of organ transplantation, began his role as dean of the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences and dean of the Max Rady College of Medicine, as well as vice-provost (health sciences). We chatted with Dr. Nickerson about his plans for the future, his first job in health care, and his travel through northern Canada.

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

New Master of Physician Assistant Studies students welcomed at UM

September 12, 2022 — 
Fifteen students in the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences received stethoscopes on Friday, September 2 as part of  an inaugural ceremony signaling the beginning of their Master of Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS.)

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Rady researchers focus on impact of COVID-19 on gestational diabetes care

September 6, 2022 — 
A University of Manitoba study aimed at examining the impact that the COVID-19 pandemic has had on gestational diabetes care in Canada received more than $355,000 from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR).

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Research and International

Four new Fellows from UM join the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences

September 2, 2022 — 
Fellows recognized by peers for actionable solutions to complex health challenges

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Dr. Brian Postl and Gary Solar stand on either side of the sculpture while conversing.

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Sculpture gifted to UM salutes health-care heroes, female scientists

September 1, 2022 — 
A bronze sculpture has been installed on the Bannatyne campus in honour of all the health-care workers who have stepped up to fight COVID-19, and in tribute to women in medical science.

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The members of the Medicine Class of 2026, all wearing white coats, stand to recite the Physician's Pledge.

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Learn from your patients, distinguished alum tells new medical students

August 26, 2022 — 
Stay humble and listen to your patients, a distinguished UM alumnus told first-year students at their official welcome to medical school on Aug. 24.

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