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Health - 22.04.2024
Researchers can now predict kidney failure more accurately
Researchers can now predict kidney failure more accurately
A digital tool created by University of Calgary scientists, with international research partners, is poised to become the new standard for accurately predicting the risks of kidney failure and death in adults with moderate-to-severe kidney disease.

Health - Innovation - 22.04.2024
Results for: Program to help kids increases access to high-tech diagnostics in remote locations
Results for: Program to help kids increases access to high-tech diagnostics in remote locations
UCalgary researcher starts program in the Caribbean, plans to expand globally to address disparities in care Dr. Morris Scantlebury, MD, is typing on his computer on a busy Tuesday morning when his phone rings.

Health - Innovation - 19.04.2024
Physics professor's technology set to be a game changer in early Alzheimer's diagnosis
Physics professor’s technology set to be a game changer in early Alzheimer’s diagnosis
Imagine the possibility of detecting Alzheimer's disease up to 15 years before the onset of symptoms.

Health - Life Sciences - 19.04.2024
PhD candidate presents research at HIV research conference that opens doors to treatment
PhD candidate presents research at HIV research conference that opens doors to treatment

Health - Philosophy - 18.04.2024
Divisive diagnosis raised in George Floyd case under scrutiny
'Excited delirium' perpetuates racial stereotypes, justifies police brutality, McGill University study finds A movement to discredit a controversial medical diagnosis is being bolstered by a new study out of McGill University.

Health - Life Sciences - 18.04.2024
Groundbreaking research paves way to AAAS Fellowship for Western scientist
Groundbreaking research paves way to AAAS Fellowship for Western scientist
Dr. Robyn Klein has been elected to the American Association for the Advancement of Science class of Fellows for her neuroscience research With a global reputation as an expert on the effects o

Health - Life Sciences - 18.04.2024
Krembil Foundation funds support research on brain immune system's role in Alzheimer's
Krembil Foundation funds support research on brain immune system’s role in Alzheimer’s

Health - Innovation - 17.04.2024
Graham Seed Fund strengthens partnerships with regional hospitals and health-care providers
Graham Seed Fund strengthens partnerships with regional hospitals and health-care providers

Health - Veterinary - 17.04.2024
Results for: UCalgary Companion Animal Health Fund accelerates pioneering veterinary-medicine research
Your dog is struck by a car. Rushed to the nearest animal hospital, Fluffy is in shock - blood pressure low, heart rate high, and he's struggling to breathe.

Psychology - Health - 11.04.2024
Expert insight: Weight stigma is more than just being mean to fat people
Expert insight: Weight stigma is more than just being mean to fat people
Do not tell fat people they need fixing; these microaggressions make people's health worse, not better People may think weight stigma only manifests as rude comments, is harmless or can even do some good.

Research Management - Health - 11.04.2024
Waterloo rises again in QS World Subject Rankings
Waterloo rises again in QS World Subject Rankings

Health - Pharmacology - 10.04.2024
Transforming care for transplant patients
Transforming care for transplant patients

Health - Life Sciences - 09.04.2024
Researcher tackles global challenges of antimicrobial resistance
Researcher tackles global challenges of antimicrobial resistance

Pharmacology - Health - 09.04.2024
Pushing the pharmacy profession forward
Pushing the pharmacy profession forward

Economics - Health - 05.04.2024
Witnessing tomorrow's leading ventures today at Liftoff!
Witnessing tomorrow’s leading ventures today at Liftoff!

Health - Psychology - 04.04.2024
More awareness and investment needed to support people with long COVID: SFU report
More awareness and investment needed to support people with long COVID: SFU report
More long COVID awareness and education is needed among doctors, nurses, care providers and the public in Canada to reduce stigma around the condition and legitimize the disability, according to a new report from Simon Fraser University.

Health - Environment - 28.03.2024
Global health solution wins top prize at 31st Social Impact Showcase
Global health solution wins top prize at 31st Social Impact Showcase

Health - Sport - 27.03.2024
Why your plans to age in place need to start now
Why your plans to age in place need to start now

Health - Environment - 27.03.2024
Western innovators receive Early Researchers Awards
Western innovators receive Early Researchers Awards
10 faculty attract provincial funding for projects focused on health, homelessness and climate change Ten Western faculty members have been recognized with Early Researcher Awards (ERA) , attracting grants from the provincial government.

Health - Life Sciences - 26.03.2024
Researchers a step closer to HIV cure
Researchers a step closer to HIV cure
New study shows virus-like particle can effectively 'shock and kill' latent HIV reservoir in patients living with chronic HIV By 2030, the World Health Organization (WHO), the Global Fund UNAIDS are hoping to end the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and AIDS epidemic.

Health - 26.03.2024
Emerging research on scoliosis surgery links to self-image
Emerging research on scoliosis surgery links to self-image
Science Co-op student takes learning outside of the classroom, presenting SickKids research at a national conference As spine surgeons and health-care professionals gathered in the white-capped mounta

Health - Philosophy - 26.03.2024
Bioethicist Maxwell Smith named first Chair in Applied Public Health at Western
Bioethicist Maxwell Smith named first Chair in Applied Public Health at Western

Innovation - Health - 26.03.2024
Ontario government awards Waterloo researchers nearly $8M
Ontario government awards Waterloo researchers nearly $8M

Health - 26.03.2024
Waterloo Pharmacy professor receives $1.15 million as the newly appointed 2024 Applied Public Health Chair
Waterloo Pharmacy professor receives $1.15 million as the newly appointed 2024 Applied Public Health Chair

Health - Pharmacology - 26.03.2024
Results for: Study examines experiences of pregnant women living with high blood pressure
Results for: Study examines experiences of pregnant women living with high blood pressure
New research led by a University of Calgary clinical research fellow is shedding light on the impact of a specialized clinic for pregnant women diagnosed with hypertension, a condition related to high blood pressure that can result in serious long-term health complications if untreated.

Campus - Health - 25.03.2024
Results for: UCalgary launches Master of Physician Assistant Studies program

Health - 25.03.2024
Solar eclipses associated with increased traffic fatalities
With a total solar eclipse approaching, researchers are offering advice to prevent a possible surge in traffic fatalities based on new research examining traffic risks around the 2017 total eclipse.

Health - 25.03.2024
More than 2M Quebecers don’t have access to primary care: OurCare report
Final Canadian OurCare report, developed in collaboration with McGill researchers, shares patient-led solutions to help address the worsening primary care crisis in Quebec More than two million peopl

Campus - Health - 25.03.2024
UCalgary achieves first-in-the-Americas global recognition with Healthy Campus accreditation
UCalgary achieves first-in-the-Americas global recognition with Healthy Campus accreditation

Health - Pharmacology - 22.03.2024
Expert insight: Measles, contagious yet preventable- outbreaks, symptoms, complications
Expert insight: Measles, contagious yet preventable- outbreaks, symptoms, complications
Measles usually begins with fever, runny nose, conjunctivitis (red watery eyes), sore throat and coughing Canada is seeing a resurgence of measles, with cases in the first quarter of 2024 already far surpassing the total for all'of 2023.

Health - Campus - 22.03.2024
New Foothills campus exhibit combines art, science and medicine
New Foothills campus exhibit combines art, science and medicine

Health - Innovation - 21.03.2024
Waterloo celebrates five Early Researcher Awards recipients
Waterloo celebrates five Early Researcher Awards recipients
From developing artificial pancreatic devices to advancing research on the respiratory system and more, Waterloo researchers continue to lead breakthrough projects   The Ontario government recently announced funding for five University of Waterloo faculty members to advance their research projects.

Health - Campus - 21.03.2024
Western strengthens collaborations with Makerere University
Western strengthens collaborations with Makerere University

Health - Innovation - 21.03.2024
Alum sets up scholarship to help students develop technologies for the social good
Alum sets up scholarship to help students develop technologies for the social good

Health - 21.03.2024
Eldercare: urgent action needed to protect seniors’ rights
A new report co-authored by an UdeM professor makes recommendations to help ensure that the rights of seniors in long-term care are respected.

Health - Campus - 21.03.2024
’Spirit Helper’ empowers aspiring Indigenous nurses

Health - Sport - 20.03.2024
World-class kinesiology research facility coming to the University of Calgary

Health - Life Sciences - 19.03.2024
Precision health leader to transform child research impact
Precision health leader to transform child research impact

Health - Pharmacology - 18.03.2024
Seeing more with advanced eye imaging
Seeing more with advanced eye imaging
New School of Optometry & Vision Science research centre poised to make advancements in understanding diseases and conditions of the eye and beyond A new research centre at the University of Waterloo

Health - Life Sciences - 18.03.2024
Two winners of the Innovative Therapies for Hereditary Ataxias competition at UdeM
Two winners of the Innovative Therapies for Hereditary Ataxias competition at UdeM

Health - 18.03.2024
Results for: UCalgary students create VR mental health platform to enhance accessibility to treatment
Results for: UCalgary students create VR mental health platform to enhance accessibility to treatment
Like most university students, the student developers of BraVRy , an innovative virtual reality (VR) mental health platform, understand the burdens that come with balancing academics, extracurriculars, social life, physical health and overall well-being. Driven by their experiences and passion for mental wellness, when the opportunity arose late last year to participate in Alberta's neurotechnology hackathon, natHACKS , the six members of the BraVRy team knew they wanted to address the stigma surrounding mental health treatment.

Innovation - Health - 15.03.2024
What does a 35-year-old start-up look like?
What does a 35-year-old start-up look like?

Health - Innovation - 15.03.2024
WatSPEED launches new AI program to transform Canadian health care
WatSPEED launches new AI program to transform Canadian health care

Health - Life Sciences - 14.03.2024
Making their mark: 2023 Canada Research Chairs unveiled
In the realm of academic brilliance, the University of Calgary proudly introduces the newest cohort of Canada Research Chairs (CRCs).

Campus - Health - 14.03.2024
Results for: UCalgary research receives over $78M in funding as part of federal investment

Health - Life Sciences - 13.03.2024
Wildlife tracking project receives new Canada Foundation for Innovation funding
Wildlife tracking project receives new Canada Foundation for Innovation funding

Health - Environment - 13.03.2024
$107.5 million for eight innovative research projects led by McGill

Health - Life Sciences - 13.03.2024
Seventeen McGill researchers announced as Canada Research Chairs

Environment - Health - 13.03.2024
Six new Canada Research Chairs named at Western
Six new Canada Research Chairs named at Western
It comes as no surprise that Western music professor adam patrick bell's office is full of musical instruments, like the mandolin resting on top of an organ, or the electronic drum kit hooked up to headphones so he can play without the sound reverberating through the fourth floor of Talbot College.

Health - Psychology - 13.03.2024
Mental health: Taming the beast
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