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Inspiring next generation of Indigenous health-care professionals

October 15, 2019 — 
Maximus Sandberg stood in the middle of the Pinaymootang School gym holding a stack of pamphlets and papers he planned to take home and read. The Grade 12 student had just visited the 10 booths that were part of the health-care professions career fair held on Pinaymootang First Nation on September 24.

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

High-tech research projects to create futuristic health-care aids

October 10, 2019 — 
Two high-tech interdisciplinary research projects focused on the future of patient care, featuring College of Rehabilitation Sciences faculty, have received funding from the Collaborative Innovation Research Fund (CIRF). 

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Join the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences for Homecoming 2019!

September 18, 2019 — 
The Rady Faculty of Health Sciences has a number of events happening for Homecoming 2019, which runs from September 16 - 22, 2019

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Fresh air

July 26, 2019 — 
Dr. Louise Chartrand is breathing new life into the field of respiratory therapy.

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a stethoscope wraps around the globe

The Conversation: How anti-fat bias in health care endangers lives

May 10, 2019 — 
'Poor quality clinical care due to anti-fat stigma occurs when doctors or nurses assume the stereotype holds true'

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Researcher focuses on strength training for all youth

March 18, 2019 — 
Joanne Parsons’ research is mostly focused on the use of strength and resistance training to prevent injury in young athletes. But she has recently been drawn to the use of this training for youth who aren’t athletes.

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Weight stigmatization by medical professionals is preventable, researcher says

February 21, 2019 — 
Anti-fat stigmatization is a common problem in Canada’s health-care system, but one that is preventable, says Dr. Patty Thille.

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Active Living Centre Free Weights

The Conversation: Why you resolved to get thinner and fitter this year

January 7, 2019 — 
The patterns of resolutions, considered collectively, reveal what many of us consider to be virtuous

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

How does your engine run?

August 23, 2018 — 
Innovative OT program adapts to newcomer needs

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Child Therapy Champion

August 13, 2018 — 
“I’m inspired every day by the children and youth that I work with,” says physiotherapist.

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