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Daily Media Digest October 20, 2020

Protecting the Vulnerable During COVID-19: Webinar Registration Open! Canadian Frailty Network “Don’t miss this informative webinar about how you can protect yourself and others this flu season. Registration is free. All are welcome!” TAGS: COVID-19, […]

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Daily Media Digest October 19, 2020

Call for Nominations – It’s Time to Celebrate Nurses! Canadian Nurses Foundation “Canadian Nurses Foundation is expanding our #ThankANurse initiative to further shine a spotlight on the nursing community across Canada and thank them for […]

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Daily Media Digest October 16, 2020

Parents, women among Canadians struggling most with mental health during pandemic: surveys CBC.ca “The latest findings from the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) in Toronto — which surveyed more than 1,000 adults between […]

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Daily Media Digest October 15, 2020

Saskatoon lab to test antiviral compounds’ response to COVID-19 CTV Toronto “VIDO-InterVac at the University of Saskatchewan has been awarded a grant of $830,000 to help collaborate with global research …” TAGS: COVID-19, treatment, antiviral […]

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Daily Media Digest October 13, 2020

USask research teams awarded $345,000 for COVID-19 mental health projects USask “Two University of Saskatchewan (USask)-led research teams have been awarded a total of $345,064 in federal funding to expand the reach of innovative digital […]

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Daily Media Digest October 9, 2020

Wastewater tracking shows COVID-19 doubled in past month in Ottawa The Ottawa Citizen “Researcher and uOttawa engineering professor Robert Delatolla, who developed the program along with MacKenzie and others at CHEO, said he is optimistic […]

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Daily Media Digest October 8, 2020

Is rapid testing the solution to Canada’s 2nd wave? Globalnews.ca “Christine Nielsen, the CEO of the Canadian Society for Medical Laboratory Science, talks about the measures being taken to clear a massive backlog …” TAGS: […]

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Daily Media Digest October 7, 2020

Canadian researchers begin clinical trials of tuberculosis vaccine for COVID-19 CTV News “The University Health Network in Toronto announced on Monday that it has begun the first Canadian trial of the Bacillus Calmette–Guerin (BCG) …” […]

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Daily Media Digest October 6, 2020

COVID Alert app is another tool to help in battle against virus, microbiologist says CBC.ca “Jason Kindrachuk, assistant professor and Canada Research Chair in Emerging Viruses at the University of Manitoba, says the app could […]