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UNB-led research team will help develop police expertise in responding to intimate partner violence

Dr. Carmen Gill, professor of sociology, wants to make life safer for Canadians facing intimate partner violence.

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UNB research indicates air pollution increases risk of death

A new study led by sociology research associate Dr. Dan Crouse suggests that even low levels of pollution, such as seen across most of the Canadian Maritimes, increases risks of dying.

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UNB researchers part of Canada’s largest dementia research network

Sociology research associate Dr. Sandra Magalhaes joins researchers from UNB and across Canada in a national research network to support enhanced prevention, treatment and quality of life.

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Sociology of co-operatives

Sociology professor Dr. Luc Theriault has joined the Board of Directors of the Canadian Association for Studies in Co-operation, to promote the sharing of research on co-operative and charitable organizations.

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Women in global health

Sociology professor Dr. Neeru Gupta has been named to the first-ever list of Canadian women leaders in global health, which was recently published by the Canadian Society for International Health.

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