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  1. Dec. 12, 2019 Research calls for new measures to treat mental illness and opioid use

    Opioid use among psychiatric hospital patients needs to be addressed through an integrated approach to managing mental illness, pain and substance use, a study by researchers at the University of Waterloo has found.

  2. Dec. 11, 2019University of Waterloo launches program to deploy industry-driven quantum technologies

    Transformative Quantum Technologies (TQT), a research initiative led by the University of Waterloo, today announced the launch of its Quantum Alliance (QA) program, which brings together a collaborative community of researchers, world-class infrastructure and TQT’s unique Quantum Innovation Cycle for the advancement of impactful quantum technologies. 

  3. Dec. 9, 2019Toyota Canada helps drive innovation forward with its largest single donation to a Canadian university

    Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada (TMMC) is partnering with the University of Waterloo to advance engineering education.

    Supported by a $2.1 million investment, the largest single donation by TMMC to any Canadian University, the partnership will launch a unique undergraduate engineering innovation challenge and support a variety of student, research and outreach initiatives.

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