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May 15, 2020

Using artificial intelligence and 3-D ultrasound to help babies

If Jacob Jaremko has his way, every Alberta newborn will soon be screened for hip dysplasia, a common hip joint problem that is easily fixed if detected in the first three months of life.

Featuring Jacob L Jaremko, Read More
May 15, 2020

Seeking a cure for muscular dystrophy

An Edmonton team is closing in on effective treatments for two devastating genetic diseases.

Featuring Toshifumi Yokota, Read More
May 15, 2020

The heart of a healthy pregnancy

A University of Alberta research team believes risky pregnancy complications could be prevented with a prescription for exercise.

Featuring Margie Davenport, Craig D Steinback, Read More
May 4, 2020

Spotlight on: WCHRI postdoctoral fellow Amy Wooldridge in the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry

WCHRI postdoctoral fellow Amy Wooldridge originally set out to become a veterinarian.

March 16, 2020

Unravelling one mystery for female childhood cancer survivors

Women who survive childhood cancer through chemotherapy have a higher risk of later developing acute ovarian failure. Rebecca Clark used her WCHRI Graduate Studentship to develop a new tool to determine the risks of treatment on girls.

March 16, 2020

Summer camps aren’t fun and games for everyone

While children with autism are at risk of being bullied and left out, telling friends and teachers about a child's autism doesn't always improve the situation, according to new research from Sandra Thompson-Hodgetts.

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March 16, 2020

Exploring sexuality related mental health issues in females

Neelam Punjani is studying the relationship between sexuality, reproductive health and mental-health issues among girls in Edmonton’s Pakistani-Canadian community.

March 16, 2020

Meet our newest cohort of postdoctoral fellows

Supporting the next generation of researchers.

November 20, 2019

Bridging the knowledge gap for pelvic floor disorder care

A research team at the Lois Hole Hospital for Women’s Pelvic Floor Clinic is removing barriers for immigrant women affected by pelvic floor disorders.

Featuring Jane A Schulz, Read More
November 20, 2019

Better together

Osnat Wine’s research shows that knowledge translation benefits from having a wide range of experts involved.

Featuring Alvaro Osornio Vargas, Read More