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Melanie Jollymore  –  News
Friday, December 14, 2018
Dalhousie immunology professor Dr. Jean Marshall has captured Canada's top academic prize in her field, the Bernhard Cinader Award. She is the first Dalhousie faculty member to receive the award, given annually by the Canadian Society for Immunology.
Staff  –  News
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
An anniversary year requires a party or two, and Dal 200 has had its fair share of big celebrations. Take a look back at some of the galas and gatherings that helped shape the year - from the Bicentennial Launch to the Coast-to-Coast bus tour.
Melanie Jollymore  –  News
Tuesday, December 11, 2018
Dal Med's residency training programs have received a preliminary stamp of approval from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and the College of Family Physicians of Canada, following the site visit in early December that marked the culmination of years of preparation for this accreditation.
James Ross  –  News
Tuesday, December 4, 2018
A group of Dalhousie Engineering students are working in collaboration with the Dalhousie Faculty of Medicine to develop a state of the art, app-controlled rear anti-tipping device (RAD) for manual wheelchairs.
Staff  –  News
Friday, November 30, 2018
Dalhousie University's Lyna Kamintsky was among researchers honoured at the 2018 Mitacs Awards. Kamintsky received the Mitacs Award for Outstanding Innovation - PhD.
Kenneth Conrad  –  News
Monday, November 26, 2018
Medical Sciences student Ryan Booth is a former professional ballet dancer who has lived and worked across Canada and Europe.
Kristen Cyr  –  News
Thursday, November 15, 2018
On a sunny spring day in 2016, Yana Eglit tucked herself away in the lab where she works to earn her PhD in biology. She peered down the eyepieces of a microscope, examining a soil sample she picked up while on a hike near Halifax a few weeks before. She was investigating the microbial species present in the dirt when an unusual movement caught her eye.
Michele Charlton  –  News
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Dalhousie is home to four of the newest Canada Research Chairs announced by the Government of Canada. Established 18 years ago, the Canada Research Chairs program supports and attracts the world's best researchers in the fields of engineering and the natural sciences, health sciences, humanities and social sciences.
Melanie Jollymore  –  News
Thursday, November 8, 2018
More than 1,200 people converged on Halifax's new convention centre on Saturday night, filling the grand ballroom to capacity for a long-anticipated evening of celebration to mark Dalhousie Medical School's 150th anniversary.
Melanie Jollymore  –  News
Wednesday, October 31, 2018
The head of pediatrics at the IWK between 1967 and 1985, Dr. Goldbloom transformed how children were cared for.
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