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November 2017

Michael Mackley | The Conversation  –  News
Monday, November 13, 2017
Medical student Michael Mackley writes on the lack of diversity in existing genomic data, and the resulting harm to ethnic minorities.
Michele Charlton  –  News
Friday, November 10, 2017
Stefanie Colombo (Agriculture), Lam Ho (Science) and Johan Van Limbergen (Medicine) are named as new Canada Research Chairs, while three other Dal chairholders have been renewed.
Tashianna LaRose  –  News
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
How Dal researchers are using 3D printing technology to develop state-of-the-art equipment to enhance the accuracy and efficiency of radiation treatments.
Staff  –  News
Friday, November 3, 2017
Esteemed physician, former Nova Scotia Minister of Health and Dalhousie Medical School faculty member Dr. Ronald Stewart has pledged $1.3 million to the Dalhousie Medical Research Foundation (DMRF) to support research in Emergency Medical Services.
Melanie Jollymore  –  News
Thursday, November 2, 2017
Dalhousie Medical School’s undergraduate medical education program (the MD program) has received accreditation for an eight-year term, receiving top marks on 85 of the 94 elements within the accrediting bodies' 12 standards.
Kirk Jessome  –  News
Thursday, November 2, 2017
Special Tigers The program was started by current Dalhousie Medical student Rebecca Haworth in 2012.
Nicole Marie LeBlanc  –  News
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Faculty of Medicine staff and students were present to discuss the application process and potential careers in health care.
CBC Radio  –  News
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Dr. Noni MacDonald , an infectious disease specialist at Dalhousie University says a study by German researchers found that the Internet has proven to be an effective tool for sowing seeds of doubt about vaccines.