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CBC: From vaccine research to developing tests, Manitoba scientists playing important part in COVID-19 fight

May 12, 2020 — 
Two research teams from the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences and another led by a UM alumnus working at the Canadian Food Inspection Agency are making an important contribution in the battle against COVID-19

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Photograph of alumna Dr. Forough Khadem with text saying her name and the dates of her birth and death (1981-2020)

CBC: Scholarship created in name of promising U of Manitoba scientist who died in Iran plane crash

January 20, 2020 — 
'As people mourned Friday at a memorial service for one of the victims of Ukrainian International Airlines Flight PS752, there was a note of hope with the announcement of a scholarship established in honour of Forough Khadem'

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Grad student researches new drug to combat asthma

October 16, 2019 — 
For 10 per cent of asthma sufferers, conventional treatments don’t work. Hadeesha Piyadasa hopes that will change someday thanks to a new peptide-based drug

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Canada’s first department of immunology celebrates 50th anniversary symposium, accomplished alumni

October 9, 2019 — 
The Max Rady College of Medicine’s department of immunology marked its 50th anniversary with a symposium entitled “Immunology: Translating Creativity into Better Health."

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

The department of immunology marks its 50th anniversary with symposium

September 24, 2019 — 
The Max Rady College of Medicine’s department of immunology will be celebrating its 50th anniversary September 26 and 27, 2019. The event theme, Immunology: Translating Creativity into Better Health, is expected to attract more than 80 alumni, faculty, staff and students.

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

U of M researcher advancing HIV knowledge one cell at a time

August 16, 2019 — 
Dr. Murooka is using his expertise in the study of how cells communicate with each other to advance the body of knowledge around HIV

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HIV/AIDS ribbon on white background

New hope in AIDS research

July 18, 2019 — 
The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) has provided significant funding to two Rady Faculty of Health Sciences professors: Medical microbiologist Keith Fowke, and Obstetrics and Gynecology professor Adam Burgener

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

New Dept Head: Immunology pushes boundaries, demands creativity

July 3, 2019 — 
New immunology department head champions innovative thinking

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Two UM Rady grads are working with Nobel laureates

U of M Rady grads to meet with Nobel laureates

March 26, 2018 — 
Two outstanding medical researchers who earned doctorates at the University of Manitoba have been selected to network with Nobel laureates at a prestigious scientific conference

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a stethoscope wraps around the globe

Professor inducted into Medical Hall of Fame

October 6, 2016 — 
'She’s been the leader walking ahead into the dark, shining the light for the rest to follow.'

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