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Feature Story: U of R part of global team studying concussions in rugby players
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2017-03-07)
In the land of football and hockey, Saskatchewan is hardly a hotbed for rugby. However, the U of R is about to become a leader in a global study of concussions among former rugby players, thanks in part to the research of ...
Release: Watch the screen time – even for active children
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2015-05-12)
Feature Story: New immigrants to Canada less likely to have regular doctor
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2016-07-14)
New immigrants to Canada arrive healthier than the average Canadian. However, over time, many immigrants experience a decline in their health. This phenomenon is called the “healthy immigrant effect.” The problem? It could ...
Release: University of Regina Scientist Obtains Funding for Breast Cancer Research
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2010-09-03)
University of Regina researcher Dr. Andrew Freywald at the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry has received $343,962 to examine what drives the aggressive behaviour in breast cancer cells. Breast cancer is a leading ...
Feature Story: Government of Canada invests more than $3.7 million in innovative health research
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2017-10-11)
Substantial federal funding for University of Regina health research was announced today by the Honourable Ralph Goodale, speaking on behalf of the Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Canada’s Minister of Health. Three ...
Release: Prestigious Scholarship Awarded to University of Regina Researcher Studying Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2011-08-03)
Prime Minister Stephen Harper awarded the prestigious 2011 Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships today to 167 graduate students from across Canada and around the world who are pursuing their doctoral studies at Canadian ...
Feature Story: Honouring students who receive national research funding
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2015-09-14)
University of Regina students who have received funding for their research projects were treated recently to a reception at the home of President Vianne Timmons. There are 34 students at the U of R who have received funding ...
Feature Story: Families, researchers and government officials on campus to talk about Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD)
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2016-08-30)
A national conversation on dealing with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder is taking place on campus. The Canada Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Research Network (CanFASD) has brought together representatives from a variety ...
Feature Story: Exploring fear of the unknown
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2016-07-20)
Fear of the unknown. It is the premise for any decent suspense film or novel. Let’s face it, most of us fear the unknown. Such anxieties have the potential to lead to some serious psychological disorders. Dr. Nicholas ...
Release: Studying Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
(External Relations, University of Regina, 2014-10-06)
A professor at the University of Regina is studying and treating the symptoms of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. Dr. Gordon Asmundson, a professor of clinical psychology, has received funding of approximately $450,000 from ...