Niagara College to advance healthcare education with NSERC grant

Train-the-Trainer model to help educate healthcare providers of diabetes-related foot-care needs Niagara College has been awarded federal government funding to help improve healthcare access for homeless and vulnerable individuals struggling with diabetic foot problems.  Called ‘An Interprofessional Train-the-Trainer Solution to the Diabetic Foot-Care Crisis Within Community Shelters,’ the grant of $209,576 (over two years) is …Continue reading »

WAMIC home to ‘gold-standard’ precision measuring technology

The research labs at Niagara College’s Walker Advanced Manufacturing Innovation Centre (WAMIC) are now home to a new advanced precision measurement instrument – a highly-sophisticated Coordinate Measuring Machine (CMM). The Mitutoyo CRYSTA-Apex 574T, with Renishaw PH20 probe head, recently installed in the Welland campus Research & Innovation labs, has the tactile measuring capability to the …Continue reading »

Upcoming Event: Innovate Niagara webinar features info on engaging with NC R&I

  Innovate Niagara webinar features info on engaging with NC R&I July 23, 2020 – 12-1pm  Carolyn Mullin – Associate Director, Research Partnerships at Niagara College Carolyn Mullin is an Associate Director with the Research & Innovation division of Niagara College. Carolyn leads the division’s business development and outreach activities, including all communications activities, event …Continue reading »

Niagara College establishes Beverage Centre of Excellence thanks to NSERC grant

Pictured from left: Research assistants with Research & Innovation Samantha Stinellis and Shannon Wood, both graduates (2020) of NC’s Culinary Innovation and Food Technology program and Jayme Opitz, research associate with R&I and a graduate (2019) of NC’s Culinary Innovation and Food Technology program. Niagara College’s Research & Innovation division will be deploying more than …Continue reading »