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Canada’s 1st female Indigenous surgeon on racism in health care system

As Canada’s first female First Nations general surgeon, Dr. Nadine Caron says she knows, first-hand, that there’s a lot of work to be done to tackle institutional racism and encourage Indigenous youth to seek careers in health care. Caron practices in northern British Columbia and also works as a teacher at the University of Northern British Columbia’s medical school in ...

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The Connecticut Post Names HomeServe USA a 2017 Top Workplace for Fourth Consecutive Year

NORWALK, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–HomeServe USA (HomeServe), a leading provider of home repair solutions, today announced it has been awarded a 2017 Top Workplaces honor, for the fourth year in a row, by the Connecticut Post. HomeServe provides homeowners with protection from the unexpected costs and inconvenience associated with plumbing, heating, cooling and electrical repairs through cost-effective home emergency repair service plans. ...

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USM faces C-USA’s top-ranked offense in North Texas

USM defensive coordinator Tony Pecoraro. Courtesy: WDAM HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Southern Miss (2-1) opens conference play on Saturday against the No. 1 ranked offense in the C-USA: North Texas. The Mean Green (2-2, 1-0 C-USA) average over 500 yards of total offense per game. North Texas comes off a 46-43 shootout win over UAB in which running back Jeffery ...

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Leone, Bragado Named C-USA Players Of The Week – LEX18.com

IRVING, Texas – Senior Allison Leone and sophomore Christina Bragado have been named the C-USA Goalkeeper and Defensive Player of the Week, respectively, as announced by the conference office on Monday afternoon. Leone’s honor is the third of her career, having previously been named the C-USA Goalkeeper of the Week in back-to-back weeks last season on Oct. 3 and Oct. 10; ...

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