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All content on this website (unless otherwise stated) is copyright of the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, 2017 and beyond. Story excerpts and links to content may be used, provided that clear credit is given to Rady Faculty and the University of Manitoba with appropriate and specific reference and direction to the original content. Content explicitly credited to Rady Faculty staff should not be modified or edited.

Unauthorized use or duplication of any stories in full is strictly prohibited, except in cases where expressed written permission has been given by the Rady Faculty communications team.

Photographs, infographics, graphics, or visualizations are the sole property of the Rady Faculty or their original creators, and should not be duplicated without either written permission from the creator or reference to the original article. Images created and/or posted by Rady Faculty staff may not be modified, watermarked, or edited when reposting, save for basic resizing and cropping.

When sharing content on social media, users should link to the specific article with implied or direct credit to the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba. The RSS feed should not be automatically aggregated and reposted to another website without expressed written permission, except by individual users for personal use only.


To obtain permission to republish articles, please contact RadyFHScomm [at] umanitoba [dot] ca.