Telling our research, education and patient care stories
Royal ascent: Dalhousie’s Dr. Ford Doolittle named to the Royal Society for contributions to science
Wednesday, May 24, 2023
Dr. Ford Doolittle has been elected to join the ranks of Stephen Hawking, Isaac Newton, Charles Darwin, Lise Meitner, and other leading scientists throughout history in the Royal Society.
Dal postdoc wins Mitacs entrepreneurship award for world’s first at‑home test to measure muscle health
Tuesday, May 23, 2023
Dalhousie Postdoctoral Fellow Dr. Rafaela Andrade is on a mission to keep people healthy and safe by giving them an easy at-home test to monitor their muscle health — simply by peeing on a stick.
Monday, May 8, 2023
Announced in winter 2022, the Indigenous Admissions Pathway helps facilitate entrance into Dalhousie Medical School for Indigenous students by assessing applications using a holistic file review.
Thursday, May 4, 2023
Drs. OmiSoore Dryden and Caitlin Lees are the latest recipients of 2023 New Health Investigator Grants.
Thursday, April 27, 2023
In December 2022, the Faculty of Medicine at Dalhousie announced a new Office of Professional Affairs (OPA). Their goal—to create and maintain a healthy and safe learning environment in the medical school.
Monday, April 17, 2023
A recently renovated lab in the Tupper Building is now the first in-house space designed specifically to accommodate clinical cadavers.
Tuesday, April 11, 2023
A new admissions pathway recently announced by Dalhousie Medical School aims to diversify the healthcare workforce by adjusting their admission processes to be equitable for Black learners.
Wednesday, March 15, 2023
The annual variety show, which has been running since 1969, is a time-honoured tradition pitting med classes against each other in the name of charity. This year, over $14,000 was raised for Camp Triumph
Tuesday, March 14, 2023
The campus, the province’s second and the third campus for Dalhousie Medical School, will train 30 new doctors every year. It will include a new collaborative care clinic at the Nova Scotia Community College (NSCC) Marconi campus, and an expansion of Cape Breton University’s health and counselling centre.
Wednesday, March 8, 2023
A program at Dalhousie University’s Faculty of Medicine is among the first in the country to achieve gender parity among trainees.