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Niecole Killawee  –  News
Friday, April 23, 2021
Last month Greg Richard (BScPh’16) opened Boyd’s Pharmasave in the north end of Halifax, N.S. The pharmacy, named after Richard’s grandfather in tribute to his entrepreneurial spirit, is the young pharmacist’s first business pursuit.
Kathy MacFarlane  –  News, Alumni & Friends, Speakers
Thursday, April 15, 2021
Becky Marval (BScOT’07) has always been drawn to the intersection of health and social equity. “In the School of Occupational Therapy at Dal, I gained valuable outreach experience as a volunteer with non-profits serving folks experiencing homelessness and newcomers to Canada,” she says.
Dawn Morrison With files from the BC Provincial Health Services Authority  –  News
Monday, March 29, 2021
Members of the public are being asked to play an important role in completing the largest study of vaccine safety in Canadian history.
Stephanie Brown  –  News
Friday, March 19, 2021
When Dr. Sara Kirk speaks about her many research projects, all centered around supporting positive environments for healthy behaviours, her passion speaks volumes.
Dawn Morrison  –  News
Tuesday, March 16, 2021
The School of Nursing in the Faculty of Health at Dalhousie University has been redesignated as a World Health Organization/Pan American Health Organization (WHO/PAHO) Collaborating Centre on Health Workforce Planning and Research until August 2024.
Stephanie Brown with files from IWK Communications & Public Affairs  –  News
Monday, March 8, 2021
Dr. Janet Curran, professor with the Faculty of Health's School of Nursing and Clinician Scientist at IWK Health has been named the inaugural Quality and Patient Safety (QPS) Applied Research Chair at IWK Health.
Dawn Morrison  –  News
Friday, March 5, 2021
The School of Health and Human Performance is creating a new space designed to inspire innovation and collaboration. The project to renovate the old cardio room in Dalplex is expected to be complete in Fall 2021. The end result will be a shared space that will serve as a teaching lab, a space for discussion and a place for coaches to meet with team members.
Dawn Morrison with files from Dalhousie University Alumni  –  News, Alumni & Friends
Thursday, February 25, 2021
When Bruce Johnson (BScPH’74) decided to attend the Dalhousie College of Pharmacy more than 40 years ago, he didn’t realize he’d be making history as the first black Nova Scotian to graduate from the College in the province.
Stephanie Brown  –  News
Friday, February 12, 2021
“Look at us, we’re here, we’re doing this – you can too.” That’s what Joy Chiekwe says is the goal behind the newly formed Black Wellness Cooperative, a group of Black health & wellness professionals in Nova Scotia dedicated to creating connections in underrepresented communities.
Terry Murray-Arnold with files from DAL IPHE  –  News
Tuesday, February 9, 2021
To say Canada’s CPHO (Chief Public Health Officer) Dr. Theresa Tam is busy these days would be an understatement. Dr. Tam is the lead health professional in the country and advises Canada’s public health response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Recently, Dalhousie University Faculty of Health’s Dr. Sherry Huybers (School of Health and Human Performance) was pleasantly surprised to get kudos and a personal thank you from Dr. Tam.
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