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Posted Mon, 11/25/2013 - 06:00 in Health

Representational photograph for print.

WATCH: Women and trans people left behind in HIV research (Expert@dal)

We're still seeing new HIV infections and there's still a lack of understanding of the virus, even after decades of progress in research and treatment. Dalhousie's health promotion expert ...  Read more


Posted Wed, 11/13/2013 - 06:21 in Health

Dr. Michael Ungar welcomes the crowd at launch of the CYCC Institute.

How a new research institute can change the lives of kids and teens

Growing up is tough even under the best of circumstances. When a child’s environment or identity present extra obstacles, it can seriously affect their mental health and well-being -- to the poi...  Read more


Posted Tue, 11/12/2013 - 14:24 in Health

Dr. John Steeves, Associate Dean, DMNB; Mr. Glenn Cooke, CEO, Cooke Aquaculture; and Dr. Anil Adisesh; DMNB Research Chair

Cooke Aquaculture donates $150,000 to DMNB Research Chair in Occupational Medicine

Cooke Aquaculture announced a donation of $150,000 today to the Dalhousie Medicine New Brunswick medical research campaign. The New Brunswick based research chair will boost DMNB’s research prog...  Read more


Posted Thu, 09/26/2013 - 14:16 in Health

Robert Zed head shot

Robert Zed named Dal's new Executive in Residence

Robert Zed will take on a new role at Dalhousie as the Executive in Residence at the University's School of Health Administration.  Read more


Posted Mon, 09/09/2013 - 15:42 in Health

IMPACT-AF team.

Web-based tool aimed at helping improve care for those with atrial fibrillation

Dalhousie and Capital Health researchers are aiming to enhance the quality of life for people with atrial fibrillation through a new web-based tool.   Read more


Posted Fri, 09/06/2013 - 13:12 in Health

Mr. Jim Irving, Co-CEO, J.D. Irving, Limited welcomes Dr. Anil Adisesh, the inaugural J.D. Irving, Limited, Research Chair in Oc

Canada’s first endowed occupational medicine research chair established in NB

J.D. Irving, Limited has contributed $2 million to Dalhousie Medicine New Brunswick’s Medical Research Campaign to establish the first endowed occupational medicine research chair in Canada.  Read more


Posted Tue, 09/03/2013 - 10:36 in Health

Dr Patty Livingston and Prof. Patrick Kyamanywa officially open the FOMSSC

Dalhousie faculty instrumental in opening Rwanda’s first medical simulation & skills centre

A new simulation and skills centre that allows a wide variety of health professionals and trainees to practice their patient care skills opened at the National University of Rwanda this summer. Dr. ...  Read more


Posted Tue, 06/25/2013 - 08:34 in Health

Robert Rose in his lab

Dal researchers join effort to reduce deaths due to heart disease and stroke

Dalhousie Medical School has joined the Heart and Stroke Foundation Research Leadership Circle to advance heart disease and stroke research. The Research Leadership Circle initiative will accelerate...  Read more


Posted Mon, 05/27/2013 - 18:11 in Health

Mrs. Chesley (center right) speaks with some of the recipients about the projects the Chesley Research Fund will be supporting.

Chesley Research Fund announces first grant recipients

The first recipients of the Chesley Research Fund grants were announced today in Saint John by Mrs. Doris Chesley. Three research projects will benefit from this investment.  Read more


Posted Mon, 05/06/2013 - 16:03 in Health

Dr. Campbell-Yeo (left) and nursing students.

Research shows mothers holding at-risk babies can help with pain management

Dr. Marsha Campbell-Yeo and her team of researchers at Dalhousie's School of Nursing are exploring how maternal-driven interventions can help improve outcomes for at-risk preterm and fullterm infants....  Read more


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