Dr. Jeanne McNeill has been awarded New Brunswick’s Family Physician of the Year award from the College of Family Physicians of Canada. Dr. McNeill joined the University of New Brunswick in 1979 as a Beaverbrook Scholar. Read the Times & Transcript article below. Riverview doctor is named a physician of the yearTimes & Transcript (Moncton)… Read More »

Dr. Frank Prato will be giving a public lecture at UNB Fredericton on recent MRI breakthroughs on Monday, June 3 at 6:30 p.m. at the Wu Conference Centre.   Professor Prato will present the new “PET/MRI” method and its first results in patients.  This new medical imaging method enables doctors to detect disease earlier, resulting… Read More »

Scientists in Saint John are scouring the woods and shorelines for plants that could help in the global fight against tuberculosis. “We’ve been able to find endophytic fungi from plants here in New Brunswick that can inhibit or kill TB,” said John Johnson, a biology professor who works with the team of graduate students at… Read More »

Rodney Weston, MP for Saint John, on behalf of the Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of National Revenue and Minister for the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, announced funding from the Government of Canada to help support the purchase of specialized occupational medicine equipment by the new Dalhousie Medicine New Brunswick (DMNB) biomedical research laboratory, on the… Read More »

FREDERICTON – It looks eerily like a scene from a science fiction movie, but the dangling arms, robotic hands and silicone skin covers on display at the University of New Brunswick this week are the star attractions of a symposium on upper limb prosthetics. The MEC – myoelectric control – symposium is bringing together researchers,… Read More »