UManitoba, Heart & Stroke, Research Manitoba fund new chair in neurological stroke research


The University of Manitoba has established a new Heart & Stroke & Research Manitoba Chair in Clinical Stroke Research, which will be held by Dr Nishita Singh. The new position aims to advance stroke research and is funded through a partnership between UManitoba, Heart & Stroke, and Research Manitoba. “We are delighted to welcome Dr. Singh, who will provide leadership, scholarship and mentorship in clinical stroke research and stroke treatment; assist with integrating the best practices in stroke care; work with other stroke researchers provincially, nationally and internationally; and contribute to attracting other experts and trainees in this field to UM,” said UManitoba VP Research and International Dr Mario Pinto.