October 2020

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Jason Bremner  –  News
Thursday, October 29, 2020
Since 2016, the Indigenous Health in Medicine (IHIM) program has been committed to increasing the representation of Indigenous students in medicine through recruitment, community collaboration and partnerships.
Michele Charlton  –  News
Tuesday, October 27, 2020
Provincial governments, businesses and research partners are also investing nearly $41 million in co-funding, for a total investment of almost $57 million in the areas of health, agriculture and the environment.
Michele Charlton  –  News
Monday, October 26, 2020
Being involved in the Commission was a year-long process for Dr. Chambers that involved both in-person and digital engagement with a range of international stakeholders and the editorial leadership team at the Lancet.
Ceilidh Millar, CTV News Atlantic  –  News
Thursday, October 22, 2020
Dr. Sultan Darvesh, a neurologist, chemist and professor at Dalhousie University, is unlocking the mystery behind Alzheimer's Disease.
Françoise Baylis and Angela Ballantyne  –  News
Friday, October 16, 2020
While there is limited data on the prevalence and severity of COVID-19 among pregnant women, it is thought that they could be at risk of serious complications from COVID-19.
Jennifer Lewandowski  –  News
Thursday, October 15, 2020
The Dalhousie University Faculty of Medicine has partnered with the MacEachen Institute for Public Policy and Governance (MIPP) in a move to facilitate the Faculty’s strategic vision for improving health in the Maritimes.
Staff  –  News
Wednesday, October 7, 2020
There was also a virtual teach-in for Black lives hosted by Dal’s James R. Johnston Chair in Black Canadian Studies OmiSoore Dryden and Halifax poet, scholar and activist El Jones that included scholars from Dalhousie as well as peer institutions across Nova Scotia.
April MacDonald, The Inverness Oran  –  News
Tuesday, October 6, 2020
Train med-school residents in these rural communities, so they live, work, connect with the community and, in turn, become a part of that community themselves. The result? They choose to stay.
Michele Charlton  –  News
Thursday, October 1, 2020
On Thursday, October 1, Canada's COVID-19 Immunity Task Force (CITF) announced its support for a new SARS-CoV-2 study focused on aging Canadians