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Sunday, July 23, 2017
New partnership with medical technology giant, Brainlab AG, will enable global commercialization of precisely targeted radiation treatments
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.
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Recent Dal News stories

  • Flying Pride’s colours on campus
    July 21, 2017 3:00 PM
    Dalhousie Pride Week kicked off on Friday, July 21 with flag raising ceremonies in both Halifax and Truro, celebrating the contributions of diverse and intersecting individuals and groups within the university community.
  • A show of Pride
    July 21, 2017 8:30 AM
    The university is hosting its second annual Dalhousie Pride Week from July 21 to 30, with activities across campus including flag raisings, parades and more.
  • African Nova Scotian health camp alum dreams big
    July 20, 2017 8:30 AM
    One of the first teens to participate in Dal’s African Nova Scotian Health Camp in 2014 is returning to campus this fall with nearly $50,000 in scholarships and a dream of becoming a medical doctor.

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