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Friday, June 23, 2017
alhousie University welcomed Mr. Andy Fillmore, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Democratic Institutions and Member of Parliament for Halifax, and Stefan Vilsmeier, the CEO and Founder of Brainlab AG, to campus today to announce a $2,065,020 investment in technology that will change how radiation therapy is used to treat cancer, and a new partnership with an international medical technology giant that will make it globally accessible.
Thursday, May 18, 2017
Dalhousie University’s Rowe School of Business is partnering with University of Toronto and other leading national research-intensive universities to expand the Creative Destruction Lab (CDL) with the announcement of CDL-Atlantic.
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Game-changing research by Dr. Keith Brunt at Dalhousie Medicine New Brunswick (DMNB) and Dr. Jeremy Simpson with the University of Guelph will revolutionize how doctors and other health professionals monitor heart patient symptoms related to breathing.
Thursday, May 11, 2017
As physicians across Canada familiarize themselves with new national guidelines for prescribing opioids—published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal this week—Dalhousie Medical School is preparing to launch new opioid-prescribing education programs.
Monday, May 8, 2017
Young Nova Scotians of African descent have more opportunities than ever to learn about potential careers in health care, thanks to new camps Dalhousie University is offering through its Promoting Leadership in health for African Nova Scotians (PLANS) initiative.
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Recent Dal News stories

  • A continuing journey
    June 29, 2017 8:30 AM
    There is much still to be done in Dalhousie’s ongoing efforts to build a more diverse, inclusive university community. But the past two years have seen a great deal of change, noteworthy progress on several fronts, and a reinvigorated sense of purpose.
  • Board highlights ‑ June 26, 2017
    June 29, 2017 8:30 AM
    Highlights from the year-end meeting of the Dalhousie Board of Governors, at which the Board approved the 2017-18 operating budget, funding for two Agricultural Campus capital projects, new Board appointments and more.
  • A lifestyle all its own
    June 28, 2017 8:30 AM
    For Rebekah Bailey, travelling across the country to study Food Business at Dalhousie was just the beginning of a journey that would take her around the world.

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