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June 2018

Daily Media Digest June 18, 2018

Kenora survivor to chair Bladder Cancer Canada Daily Miner and News “Four years ago, he underwent surgery and treatments at the Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre in Toronto, Ontario. “As a bladder cancer survivor I …” […]

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June 2018

Daily Media Digest June 15, 2018

Why Canada needs a national precision health initiative iPolitics.ca “This powerful example highlights a paradigm shift in modern health care. We now have tools available – through genomics, AI and other big data … “ […]

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June 2018

Daily Media Digest June 14, 2018

Canada’s scientists can pitch projects that bridge artificial intelligence, health research Canada NewsWire (press release) “Today, while visiting the University of Ottawa’s Heart Institute, Parliamentary Secretary for Science, Kate Young, and Parliamentary Secretary to the […]

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June 2018

Daily Media Digest June 12, 2018

Living with the stigma of diabetes EurekAlert (press release) “A team at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) report that teen and young adult (aged 14-24 years) type 1 diabetes … […]

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June 2018

Daily Media Digest June 11, 2018

Parliamentary Health Research Caucus Luncheon to Highlight Innovations in Healthy Aging hriportal.ca “Research Canada and the Parliamentary Health Research Caucus have invited four of Canada’s leading researchers/experts in healthy aging to share exciting new and […]

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June 2018

Daily Media Digest June 8, 2018

How the latest research may one day prevent delirium in patients Sunnybrook Hospital “Dr. Beverley Orser, is the co-director of research in the department of anesthesia at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, co-founder of the …” […]

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June 2018

Daily Media Digest June 7, 2018

We Know What Ontario Needs To Fix Health Care. Will Our Next Premier Act? HuffPost Canada “The Toronto Star recently asked health care experts for solutions to Ontario’s hallway medicine crisis. Oddly, they didn’t ask […]

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June 2018

Daily Media Digest June 6, 2018

All eyes on Canada as first G7 nation prepares to make marijuana legal The Guardian “From crime to health to business, Canada’s decision to legalize marijuana is a grand … In Canada, the emphasis has […]

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June 2018

Daily Media Digest June 5, 2018

New data on cardiovascular care shows high quality but variable patient outcomes through public… hriportal.ca “OTTAWA, June 1, 2018 – Although unsuccessful in obtaining federal funding in the 2018 Federal Budget, the Canadian Cardiovascular Society […]

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June 2018

Daily Media Digest June 4, 2018

BC startup developing wearable tech that could save drug users from overdosing Toronto Star “B.C. already funds technologies aimed at stopping the overdose crisis. For instance, Vancouver Coastal Health uses drug-testing technology to detect …” […]