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Dr. Allison Paige stands beside the fax machine at Kildonan Medical Centre.

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Engineering a fax fix

February 23, 2021 — 
A Winnipeg family medicine clinic is handling faxes from pharmacies much more efficiently, with far fewer errors, thanks to a quality improvement partnership between the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences and Price Faculty of Engineering.

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Price Faculty of Engineering

UM and Tokyo University partner to develop Artificial Intelligence methods for Epigenetic research

February 23, 2021 — 
Dr. Ahmed Ashraf from the department of electrical and computer engineering is the University’s lead for this study and is excited to be partnering with Tokyo University to help us better understand the role AI can play in healthcare.


Price Faculty of Engineering

Dr. Malcolm Xing to be inducted into medical and biological engineering elite

February 15, 2021 — 
Dr. Xing is a Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Biochemistry and Medical Genetics at the University of Manitoba. He was nominated, reviewed, and elected by peers and members of the College of Fellows for outstanding contributions to biomaterials design and their applications in therapeutics.

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February 2021 UM Virtual Community Events

January 29, 2021 — 
Discover UM’s wide range of February 2021 virtual community events that are open to all.

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Doug Ruth smiles as he reveals a sign. The sign says "Doug Ruth Laneway"

Price Faculty of Engineering

Remembering Dean Emeritus, Douglas Ruth

January 12, 2021 — 
Dr. Ruth served as the Dean of the Price Faculty of Engineering from 1999-2010, overseeing the construction of the Engineering & Information Technology Complex and further expansion of the Faculty’s programs and services.

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Mentoring Mondays: Brent Malcolm

January 11, 2021 — 
From a young age, Brent Malcolm [BSc(CE)/12] has been fascinated by infrastructure. Now, through mentoring, the engineering alumnus is helping other UM students find their passion

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January 2021 UM Virtual Community Events

January 5, 2021 — 
Discover UM’s wide range of January 2021 virtual community events that are open to all.

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Op-Ed: We can do it: WW II offers lessons for COVID-19 vaccine planning

December 23, 2020 — 
Distributing and getting COVID-19 vaccines into the arms of millions of people, error-free, is going to be a herculean task. We would do well to learn from WW2 distribution, says UM alumnus.

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Chris Moskal and Diana Craig, second year medical students

Top stories of 2020

December 22, 2020 — 
A year to remember or a year to forget? The COVID-19 pandemic dominated headlines across the globe, including here at the University of Manitoba, but there was always light behind the dark clouds. Positive stories shone through.

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Dr. Bruce Chown on a stamp

UM Today editors pick their top stories of 2020

December 22, 2020 — 
Here are some stories that caught the attention of the UM Today editors

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