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Michele Charlton  –  News
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Two Dal Med (and six total from Dal) researchers receive new funding from the Canadian Foundation for Innovation's John R. Evans Leaders Fund.
Melanie Jollymore  –  News
Friday, August 11, 2017
A Dalhousie epidemiologist is heading a five-year project to develop a clinical decision tool so emergency clinicians can determine which patients with low back pain should receive x-rays.
Melanie Jollymore  –  News
Wednesday, August 2, 2017
NovaEel and scientists at Dalhousie Medical School have perfected a method of turning glass eels into females, and have them stay female in crowded conditions without risk to human health.
Melanie Jollymore  –  News
Friday, July 28, 2017
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.
Kelly Taylor  –  News
Thursday, July 27, 2017
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.
Nicole Marie LeBlanc  –  News
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
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.
Laura Hynes Jenkins  –  News
Friday, July 14, 2017
Dal Health students participated in Interprofessional Simulation Day in Yarmouth last month, bringing health care to life through unique simulation exercises.
Molly Marcott  –  News
Thursday, July 6, 2017
By merging scientific research with performance art, Nursing prof Brenda Sabo and her research team are challenging the stigma surrounding end-of-life care.
Matt Reeder  –  News
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
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.
Michele Charlton and Gillian Batten  –  News
Thursday, June 22, 2017
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.
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