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Jim Dickinson on Tamiflu

Submitted by bradshaw on Tue, 2014-04-15 13:54.

Jim Dickinson on Tamiflu

Dr. Jim Dickinson talks to CBC Radio about the effectiveness of the flu drug, Tamiflu.

Gil Kaplan offers advice to students

Submitted by bradshaw on Mon, 2014-04-14 13:45.

Gil Kaplan offers advice to students

Gil Kaplan offers students advice on setting sail for academia.

An inside view of healthcare

Submitted by bradshaw on Tue, 2014-04-08 09:27.

An inside view of healthcare

Dr. William Ghali's inside view on how hospitals work is featured in the Calgary Herald.

Herb Emery on medical tourism

Submitted by bradshaw on Tue, 2014-04-08 09:24.

Herb Emery on medical tourism

Dr. Herb Emery comments on the number of Canadian patients heading south for medical treatments.

The Global Health Office is looking for two Research Assistants

Submitted by jekelund on Mon, 2014-04-07 13:56.

The Global Health Office is looking for two Research Assistants

The Healthy Child Uganda Project, in the Faculty of Medicine Global Health Office, is currently posting for 2 Research Assistant positions, who would provide support with our end of project evaluation and model documentation.  The RAs would be based here at the Foothills campus.  Both positions would be for 3-6 months, starting A.S.A.P, for 35 hours per week. 

The deadline is midnight Tuesday April 8, 2014

 

 

Scott Patten & JianLi Wang receive funding

Submitted by bradshaw on Tue, 2014-03-25 11:00.

Scott Patten & JianLi Wang receive funding

Dr. Scott Patten and Dr. JianLi Wang are among the successful recipients of the HBI/Mathison Centre for Research & Education Pilot Funding Awards.

CHS grad student from Uganda featured in UMagazine

Submitted by elliottc on Fri, 2014-02-28 12:13.

CHS grad student from Uganda featured in UMagazine

PhD student Eveline Konje discusses her first experiences as a Cotutelle student and her research on the effects of HIV and parasitic infections on maternal and child health in Africa.

Dr. Andrew Bulloch appointed Interim Director of Mathison Centre

Submitted by bradshaw on Tue, 2014-02-18 15:39.

Dr. Andrew Bulloch appointed Interim Director of Mathison Centre

Dr. Andrew Bulloch, professor in the Department of Community Health Sciences, has been appointed the Interim Director of the Mathison Centre for Mental Health Research & Education.

Congratulations to CHS Faculty acknowledged at Celebration of Excellence

Submitted by bradshaw on Mon, 2014-02-03 14:12.

Congratulations to CHS Faculty acknowledged at Celebration of Excellence

Community Health Sciences Faculty members were among the many who were acknowledged for their awards and contributions at the annual Faculty of Medicine Celebration of Excellence on February 3rd.  Among the award winners were Drs. Michael Hill, Brenda Hemmelgarn, Braden Manns, Bill Ghali, Gregor Wolbring, Tom Feasby, Hude Quan, Susan Samuel, Gil Kaplan and Cheryl Barnabe.  Congratulations to all!

Dr. Juliet Guichon in the Calgary Herald

Submitted by bradshaw on Mon, 2014-02-03 14:10.

Dr. Juliet Guichon in the Calgary Herald

Juliet Guichon authors an article in the Calgary Herald.

Graduate Education Updates

Program Updates

Manuscript Based Thesis Updates

Submitted by sanderso on Tue, 2014-02-18 15:27.

Manuscript Based Thesis Updates

The CHS Guidelines for Thesis by Manuscript document has been updated.  Please also note the regulations from FGS pertaining to thesis formaing now includes information on manuscript-based thesis.

Congratulations - Student Awards
Please note that this information is not recommended for verification of awards.

Keltie McDonald (MSc)

Submitted by elliottc on Wed, 2014-04-16 12:22.
Keltie McDonald (MSc)
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Queen Elizabeth II Scholarship from Faculty of Graduate Studies

Maria McInerney

Submitted by elliottc on Thu, 2014-04-10 17:10.
Maria McInerney
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Queen Elizabeth II Scholarship from Faculty of Graduate Studies (2014)

Sarah Anderson (PhD)

Submitted by elliottc on Thu, 2014-04-10 17:08.
Sarah Anderson (PhD)
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Queen Elizabeth II Doctoral Scholarship from Faculty of Graduate Studies (2014)

Khara Sauro (PhD)

Submitted by elliottc on Thu, 2014-04-10 17:03.
Khara Sauro (PhD)
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Alberta Innovation-Health Solutions Doctoral Studentship (2013)

Lucy Diep (MSc)

Submitted by elliottc on Thu, 2014-04-10 16:36.
Lucy Diep (MSc)
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Canada Graduate Scholarship (Master's) - SSHRC (2014)

Congratulations - Accomplishments

Mike Lang (MSc)

Submitted by elliottc on Thu, 2014-04-10 16:46.
Mike Lang (MSc)
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MSc student Michael Lang was named among Avenue Magazine's Top 40 Under 40 (2013)

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Adrian Specogna (PhD)

Submitted by elliottc on Fri, 2014-02-21 17:28.
Adrian Specogna (PhD)
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Recent CHS grad publishes old class assignment in JAMA

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Adrian Specogna (PhD)

Submitted by elliottc on Fri, 2014-02-21 17:36.
Adrian Specogna (PhD)
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Recent CHS grad’s PhD research published in two prominent international journals

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Niklas Bobrovitz, MSc

Submitted by sanderso on Thu, 2014-01-16 11:35.
Niklas Bobrovitz, MSc
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Clarendon Fund Scholarship (full scholarship) to attend Oxford University for his PhD.

Ernest Amankwah (PhD 2007)

Submitted by elliottc on Thu, 2013-10-10 16:37.
Ernest Amankwah (PhD 2007)
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CHS alumnus joins research team at Johns Hopkins Medicine

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Successful Candidacy Exams

Daniel Niven (Ph)

Submitted by elliottc on Thu, 2014-04-10 14:01.
Daniel Niven (Ph)
- March 5, 2014

Lyle Frank, PhD

Submitted by sanderso on Fri, 2013-11-22 12:43.
Lyle Frank, PhD
- December 20, 2013

Gwynne Rees (PhD)

Submitted by elliottc on Fri, 2013-11-08 16:10.
Gwynne Rees (PhD)
- December 16, 2013

Zaheed Damani (PhD)

Submitted by sanderso on Thu, 2013-11-14 12:22.
Zaheed Damani (PhD)
- December 13, 2013

Isabelle Vallerand (PhD)

Submitted by elliottc on Fri, 2013-11-08 16:06.
Isabelle Vallerand (PhD)
- December 11, 2013

Successful MSc Thesis Defense

Farnaz Amoozegar (MSc)

Submitted by elliottc on Thu, 2014-04-10 14:04.
Farnaz Amoozegar (MSc)
- April 16, 2014

Simon Berthelot (MSc)

Submitted by jekelund on Fri, 2014-03-21 13:23.
Simon Berthelot (MSc)
- April 11, 2014

Keri Jo Sawka (MSc)

Submitted by elliottc on Thu, 2014-03-13 14:49.
Keri Jo Sawka (MSc)
- April 4, 2014

Ted Pfister (MSc)

Submitted by elliottc on Thu, 2014-02-06 15:15.
Ted Pfister (MSc)
- March 5, 2014

Niklas Bobrovitz, MSc

Submitted by sanderso on Fri, 2013-11-22 12:40.
Niklas Bobrovitz, MSc
- December 18, 2013

Successful PhD Dissertation Defense

Kirsten Fiest (PhD)

Submitted by elliottc on Thu, 2014-03-13 14:43.
Kirsten Fiest (PhD)
- April 2, 2014

Lisa Allen Scott (PhD)

Submitted by elliottc on Thu, 2014-01-23 15:16.
Lisa Allen Scott (PhD)
- February 20, 2014

Donna Baird (PhD)

Submitted by elliottc on Thu, 2013-12-12 18:57.
Donna Baird (PhD)
- January 7, 2014

Ania Kania (PhD)

Submitted by sanderso on Thu, 2013-11-14 12:27.
Ania Kania (PhD)
- December 18, 2013

Amy Warren (PhD)

Submitted by sanderso on Tue, 2013-10-29 14:24.
Amy Warren (PhD)
- November 29, 2013