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Media Centre  –  News
Sunday, July 23, 2017
New partnership with medical technology giant, Brainlab AG, will enable global commercialization of precisely targeted radiation treatments
Media Centre  –  Research, Science, News, Health
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.
Media Centre  –  News, Business
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.
Media Centre  –  News
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.
Media Centre  –  News
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.
Media Centre  –  News
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.
Media Centre  –  News
Friday, May 5, 2017
The Dalhousie Arts Centre will become home to the first concert hall of its kind in Halifax, thanks to a generous $5-million donation from businessman and Holocaust survivor Morris Strug.
Media Centre  –  News
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
Dalhousie University is honoured to join the Canada Council for the Arts in celebrating Dr. Ford Doolittle, professor emeritus in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, for his pioneering achievements in evolutionary biology.
Media Centre  –  News
Thursday, April 20, 2017
Dalhousie University’s spring convocation ceremonies are a time to celebrate the accomplishments of our students. Each year through the awarding of honorary degrees, Dalhousie also recognizes extraordinary individuals who’ve demonstrated service to society, made significant contributions to their field or have made significant contributions to the university.
Media Centre  –  News
Thursday, April 20, 2017
Three made-in-Nova Scotia approaches to ocean science will be used during an upcoming voyage to study the impacts of climate change on the Northwest Atlantic, sailing from St. John’s, NL to Galway, Ireland onboard the Irish research vessel the Celtic Explorer.
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