Dal Alzheimer's researcher Dr. Kenneth Rockwood and 32 other leading dementia experts have found that concerted efforts in dementia prevention, intervention and care could prevent as many as a third of all dementia cases.
Health Promotion Professor Jacqueline Gahagan, who is helping spearhead Dal's new Queer Faculty Caucus, is leading important conversations about health concerns and issues of LGBTQ2SIA+ individuals and communities.
Each year, Dalhousie pays tribute to the memory of those who have donated their remains to medical science. It’s through their generosity that medical students across the region gain invaluable experience that shapes their impact on our health-care system.
A new $2.1-million investment from the federal government will help Dal researchers, in partnership with the Nova Scotia Health Authority and German medical technology company Brainlab, build on advances in precision cancer-treatment technology and bring them more quickly to patients.
Researchers at Dalhousie and Mount Saint Vincent universities have been awarded $1.5 million from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research that will help with the development an earlier, more definitive way of diagnosing Alzheimer’s disease.