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Communications & Marketing  –  News
Thursday, March 15, 2018
For much of his storied 40-year career, Ford Doolittle (1941-present) has split his time between experimental work in evolutionary biology and what he calls “theoretical interventions.”
Colin Hodd  –  News
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
As dean from 1954 to 1971, Dr. Stewart transformed Dalhousie Medical School into the modern institution we know today.
Margot Brunelle and Melanie Jollymore  –  News
Thursday, March 8, 2018
At least eight women have recently been appointed to senior positions of influence in the Faculty of Medicine, and a report on diversity in leadership has issued 28 recommendations that could add to that number.
Elissa Barnard  –  News
Tuesday, March 6, 2018
A cross-Canada study led by Dalhousie Medical School researchers has proven that Aspirin is as effective as rivaroxaban in preventing blood clots after hip and knee replacement surgery — a finding which could mean substantial cost savings for patients.
Jennifer Lewandowski  –  News
Friday, March 2, 2018
His nomination confirmed, award-winning PhD graduate Simon Gebremeskel will be on his way to Germany this June to attend the Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings.
Christena Copeland  –  News
Thursday, March 1, 2018
Heidelberg Engineering, a German-based eye care technology company, has pledged five more years of support for groundbreaking glaucoma research through the Dalhousie Medical Research Foundation.
Melanie Jollymore  –  News
Thursday, February 15, 2018
Hear from Dr. Janice Chisholm, former program director of Dalhousie Medical School’s anesthesia residency training program, and current CBME (competency based medical education) lead.
Melanie Jollymore  –  News
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
In 2018, five more residency training programs will transition to Competence by Design
Colin Hodd  –  News
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Dr. Chadwick Williams is a role model to many in the Black community. He is one of the first African Nova Scotians to graduate from Dalhousie's Medical School.
Melanie Jollymore  –  News
Monday, February 12, 2018
Researchers at Dalhousie Medical School and the Nova Scotia Health Authority secured $7.7 million in the latest Canadian Institutes of Health Research project competition.
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