News & Media


  • Celebrating Med Lab Week, April 16-22, 2017
    April 18, 2017

    This week, April 16-22, 2017, is National Medical Laboratory Week in Canada. This celebratory week provides an opportunity for Medical Laboratory Technologists (MLTs) and Medical Laboratory Assistants (MLAs) to celebrate their role in health care and to raise public awareness of the contributions they make as part of the health care team. MORE >

  • 2017 Research and Innovation Grant Recipients
    March 28, 2017

    Diagnostic Services Manitoba is pleased to announce the awardees in the 2017 Research and Innovation Grant Competition. The grants provide funding for research with a focus on knowledge translation leading to adoption and implementation of evidence- based clinical practice and patient outcome improvements. MORE >

  • Histotechnology Day – Celebrating Important Diagnostic Work
    March 10, 2017

    March 10 celebrates the science of Histotechnology and the important work that goes on in laboratories to identify tissue abnormalities through the histology process. To learn more visit the National Society for Histotechnology.

  • TI Lab Contributes to Record Year for Kidney Donations in Manitoba
    March 9, 2017

    DSM’s Transplant Immunology Lab was extra busy last year – contributing to the record 57 kidney transplants that gave the gift of life to Manitobans through Manitoba’s Renal Transplant Program. The TI Lab already plays a very important role in the transplant of kidneys from both living and deceased donors, but work has expanded as a result of the province’s latest donation option – donation after cardio-circulatory death (DCD), introduced in January 2016. MORE >

  • Call for 2017 DSM Summer Studentship Awards Program
    January 31, 2017

    Diagnostic Services Manitoba (DSM) Summer Studentship Awards program is seeking well-motivated students with strong academic records and/or previous research experience to participate in translational research, with preference given to laboratory medicine and diagnostic imaging research. The program is an excellent opportunity for students to work closely with diagnostic professionals and further their knowledge and skills in health related fields, and for supervisors to share their expertise and experience with the student. MORE >