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UNB researchers receive federal funding

Author: UNB Communications

Posted on Aug 12, 2019

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Dr. Martin Sénéchal, an associate professor in kinesiology, and Dr. Yang Qu, an assistant professor in chemistry and chemical engineering and UNB’s Cannabis Health Research Chair, are receiving funding totalling $200,000 from the Canada Foundation for Innovation’s John R. Evans Leaders Fund (JELF) for their cutting-edge studies.

Dr. Sénéchal will lead a research group to improve understanding of how exercise can be used to prevent and treat obesity and diabetes. 

Dr. Qu will explore new opportunities in advancing the Canadian cannabis industry and seek discoveries to ensure Canada’s spot as the leader in cannabis research.

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