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COVID-19 News Archive

Dr. Marcia Anderson and Dr. Jillian Waruk stand at the podium at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights.

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Community governance essential for Manitoba’s race-based health data, speakers say

February 10, 2023 — 
BIPOC communities must have governance over race-based health data when Shared Health starts collecting it at hospitals, experts said at a community discussion event.

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Pop-up vaccine clinic comes to Fort Garry campus Feb. 1

January 18, 2023 — 
At Fort Garry campus on Wednesday, Feb. 1 from  11 am to 3 pm

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Winter on Fort Garry campus.

Mobile vaccine clinics at UM

November 21, 2022 — 
Offering COVID 19 vaccine and flu vaccines, no appointments necessary

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An illustration of Billy the Bison wearing a face mask.

Latest COVID-19 updates

November 9, 2022 — 
The existing masking mandate requires use of masks indoors - KN95 masks are highly recommended, but 3-ply medical masks are also acceptable.


‘COVID Time’ is a real thing, and it’s not good

September 21, 2022 — 
During the peak of the pandemic, and mid-lockdown, many people reported they felt their days dragged on, inducing fatigue and making some tasks almost unbearable during 'COVID time'

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An illustration of Billy the Bison wearing a face mask.


Be a good Bison!

September 7, 2022 — 
As we get together this September, we can all do our part to take care of each other and keep our campuses healthy and functioning by following UM Covid-19 protocols.


Students in masks walking on the Fort Garry campus

What’s open on both campuses

September 6, 2022 — 
Find the status of campus services and businesses, updated Sept. 6, 2022

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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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Wenlong Yuan

‘Long COVID’ effects on business and education

August 29, 2022 — 
Wenlong Yuan, Stu Clark Chair in Entrepreneurship and Innovation at the UM Asper School of Business, is researching the implications of the COVID-19 pandemic for international business strategy and small and medium-sized enterprises

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Portrait of Dr. Terry Klassen.

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

UM researchers to develop COVID-19 resources related to kids coming to Emergency

August 15, 2022 — 
A University of Manitoba project aimed at providing emergency department health-care professionals with the latest information about conditions related to COVID-19 and children has received more than $433,000 from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research

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