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Kate Rogers  –  News
Wednesday, September 7, 2022
Developed more than 15 years ago, the Parent Tot program sees medical students in their second year of training, and both nursing students, and audiology and speech-language pathology students in their first year of training, complete mandatory appointment-style sessions with a parent or guardian and their child, in a simulated clinical setting.
Andrew Riley  –  News
Tuesday, September 6, 2022
Today (Sept. 6, 2022) the Royal Society of Canada added five world-class researchers from Dalhousie to its ranks in recognition of their outstanding scholarly, scientific and artistic achievements. This includes three Fellows and two new Members of the College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists.
Jason Bremner  –  News
Tuesday, August 30, 2022
More than just end of life care and pain management, palliative care can often be the forgotten or misunderstood tool in the healthcare system. As our province faces an aging population and the country’s highest cancer rates, and with grief amplified by the COVID-19 pandemic, Dr. Mary Ellen Macdonald, the newly appointed J & W Murphy Foundation Endowed Chair in Palliative Care, has a simple message.
Andrew Riley  –  News
Tuesday, August 30, 2022
From killing brain cancer tumours with ultrasound-induced bubbles to curing blindness with bioengineered corneal tissue, Dalhousie researchers are set to pursue life-changing health innovations with $4.8 million in new Project Grants from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR).
Kate Rogers with files from CMHF  –  News
Thursday, August 25, 2022
Second year medical students with an established track record of community leadership, superior communication skills and demonstrated interest in advancing knowledge were recognized on August 25, 2022, with the Canadian Medical Hall of Fame (CMHF) Award.
Staff  –  News
Friday, August 12, 2022
Five Dalhousie faculty members were among more than 60 Nova Scotians awarded Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee Medal last week in recognition of significant service to the province, particularly during the pandemic.
Jane Gaffney  –  News
Thursday, July 28, 2022
On July 8, 2022, the Wije'winen Health Centre opened its doors to the urban Indigenous community in Halifax, providing future opportunities for medical learners interested in Indigenous health.
Kate Rogers  –  News
Wednesday, July 13, 2022
YMCA LiveWell program aims to improve physical and mental health with partners from Dalhousie and Acadia.
Kate Rogers with files from CIHR  –  News
Thursday, July 7, 2022
Canadian research team will establish a platform to evaluate the effectiveness of emerging COVID-19 therapeutics
Andrew Riley with files from Kate Rogers  –  News
Wednesday, July 6, 2022
Third year medical student David Hodgson and his partner (and spouse) Sara Fedullo (BEng ’21) are breathing new life into the asthma inhaler market through their start-up, HOLLO Medical.
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