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July 15, 2014
Brian Roome, a recent graduate student from Dr. Jacqueline Vanderluit’s laboratory, is author of the paper titled A reproducible Endothelin-1 model of forelimb motor cortex stroke in the mouse, published in the Aug. 15 issue of the Journal of Neuroscience Methods. This work is based on his M.Sc. thesis in neuroscience in the Faculty of Medicine.
May 13, 2014
The road to being a successful PhD student involves dedication and an enthusiastic approach to research. Justin King, a doctoral student in the Immunology and Infectious Disease Program, has received a three-year Frederick Banting and Charles Best Canada Doctoral fellowship from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR).   
May 9, 2014
Whether they do research in a biomedical lab or in the community, the Faculty of Medicine’s graduate students continuously show that they work hard and win awards. On May 1 these awards were acknowledged and celebrated at the annual Graduate Student Achievement Awards luncheon at R. Gushue Hall.
May 6, 2014
The spring 2014 issue of MUNMED is now available in electronic format. This issue features HSIMS and the growth of technology in the Faculty of Medicine. There’s also a special contribution from Dr. Jill Allison on Haiti Village Health as well as information about the Faculty of Medicine’s contributions to WONCA’s International Guidebook on Rural Medical Education

Event Calendar
<September 2014>
Next seven days
September 4, 2014
11:00 AM Faculty of Medicine, Main Atrium
Research and Graduate Orientation 2014
Get to know each other while visting various information booths on student services and programs. Take a tour of the Faculty of Medicine and learn everything you'll need to know about surviving your first week with us! Afterwards, enjoy a free lunch with fellow students and faculty members. 
September 5, 2014
12:00 PM HSC Auditorium
Medical Grand Rounds - Dr. Kwan-Leung Chan
 "Mitral valve repair for degenerative mitral regurgitation: Patient selection and long term follow up" presented by Dr. Kwan-Leung Chan, MD, FRCPC FAHA FACC University of Ottawa Heart Institute 
September 5, 2014
1:00 PM SN4015
Biochemistry - Dr. Duane Button
"The effect of resistance training on corticospinal exitabilty"