Daily Media Digest September 20, 2017

Saskatoon StarPhoenix
“University of Saskatchewan Students’ Union President David D’Eon said he personally feels hearing from the former prime ministers is a “fantastic …”
TAGS: University of Saskatchewan, Roy Romanow, Fix Healthcare forum


The Conversation CA
“Surgeons at the University of Saskatchewan use a 3D printed human brain to plan complex neurosurgical procedures for patients with movement …”
TAGS: 3D printing, University of Saskatchewan


“While fentanyl continues to make headlines, Alberta Health Services has seen the number of people reporting crystal methamphetamine use nearly …”
TAGS: Alberta Health Services, meth use, addiction


UCalgary News
“By Dawn Smith, Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta … and the partnership between Alberta Health Services, the University of Calgary Cumming …”
TAGS: cardiovascular research, Beat Goes On Gala, University of Calgary, Alberta Health Services


“The University Health Network (UHN) announced Tuesday it would be receiving the largest gift to a Canadian hospital ever made — $100 million for …”
TAGS: University Health Network, Cardiovascular disease


Toronto Sun
“Hamilton’s McMaster University is the latest to join the short list of Canada’s smoke-free post-secondary campuses, a move that anti-smoking …”
TAGS: McMaster University, smoking


CTV News
“Pedersen said these four Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR) projects connect researchers, health professionals, patients and policy …”
TAGS: University of Manitoba, research funding, chronic illness


Winnipeg Free Press
“Manitoba First Nations get $19 million to fight diabetes. Alexandra Paul By: Alexandra Paul Posted: 09/19/2017 4:12 PM | Comments: Tweet; Post …”
TAGS: First Nations, diabetes, health funding