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Melanie Jollymore  –  News
Friday, November 24, 2017
From new cell-analysis equipment to the expansion of the the tumour bank at the QEII Health Sciences Centre, the Molly Appeal fundraising campaign is helping improve cancer research and treatment in Atlantic Canada.
Melanie Jollymore  –  News
Wednesday, November 22, 2017
From shedding light on a potentially deadly side effect of a new prostate cancer drug to helping solve the mysteries of childhood leukemia, the tiny zebrafish is a mighty resource for Dal medical researchers.
Delainey Wescott  –  News
Thursday, November 16, 2017
Tanaka Shumba and Juliana Gomes Pontes are part of the Stay Connected Mental Health Project, which gives Dalhousie and King’s students in Halifax the opportunity to meet with other students who can provide them with safe mental health advice and support.
Stefanie Wilson  –  News
Thursday, November 16, 2017
Jordan Boudreau knew he was interested in a medical degree, but didn't know how to get there. His journey through Dalhousie, with the help of his professors, has led him exactly where he wanted to be.
Sarah Fraser | Herald Opinions  –  News
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
A Dartmouth family doctor and Dal Medical School alum, Dr. Sarah Fraser takes us back in time by 100 years, comparing the life of a med student then and now.
Michael Mackley | The Conversation  –  News
Monday, November 13, 2017
Medical student Michael Mackley writes on the lack of diversity in existing genomic data, and the resulting harm to ethnic minorities.
Michele Charlton  –  News
Friday, November 10, 2017
Stefanie Colombo (Agriculture), Lam Ho (Science) and Johan Van Limbergen (Medicine) are named as new Canada Research Chairs, while three other Dal chairholders have been renewed.
Tashianna LaRose  –  News
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
How Dal researchers are using 3D printing technology to develop state-of-the-art equipment to enhance the accuracy and efficiency of radiation treatments.
Staff  –  News
Friday, November 3, 2017
Esteemed physician, former Nova Scotia Minister of Health and Dalhousie Medical School faculty member Dr. Ronald Stewart has pledged $1.3 million to the Dalhousie Medical Research Foundation (DMRF) to support research in Emergency Medical Services.
Melanie Jollymore  –  News
Thursday, November 2, 2017
Dalhousie Medical School’s undergraduate medical education program (the MD program) has received accreditation for an eight-year term, receiving top marks on 85 of the 94 elements within the accrediting bodies' 12 standards.
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