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Headlines for March 9, 2017

BY ANQI SHEN | MAR 09 2017

Toronto Star
U of T aims to attract more black med students

University of Toronto’s faculty of medicine launches a new application program to boost enrolment and reflect the diverse population.

Saskatoon StarPhoenix
Indigenous doctor numbers growing

Seventy-one indigenous doctors have graduated from the College of Medicine at the University of Saskatchewan since 1972.

Malicious emails at Moncton university prompt action at UPEI

UPEI has taken steps to tighten its own email security after a student was targeted at the U of Moncton.

Edmonton Journal
University of Alberta study touts insulin as guard against HIV-related brain dysfunction

Insulin, it turns out, may have big benefits to patients other than diabetics.

‘Scientific quackery’: UBC study says it’s debunked controversial MS procedure

A $5.5M federal-provincial research report tested vein-widening ‘liberation therapy’.

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