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March

Daily Media Digest March 8, 2021

University of Manitoba study finds Indigenous people twice more likely to struggle due to COVID … WellandTribune.ca “While the medical field can help us track the medical outcomes, our project focuses on the social, mental health and […]

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March

Daily Media Digest March 5, 2021

Research shows shorter lockdowns could lead to fewer COVID-19 infections York U “Shorter, but more frequent lockdowns, could lead to fewer cases of COVID-19 than the current practice of long lockdowns, found York University researchers, […]

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March

Daily Media Digest March 4, 2021

As fight against COVID-19 continues, we must prepare for the next health crisis Re$earch Money “The global pandemic has gripped the public consciousness and is understandably top of mind for most of us these days. […]

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March

Daily Media Digest March 3, 2021

Partnership between McMaster and Saskatchewan will protect Canadians today and from future … TheSpec.com “Canada’s Global Nexus for Pandemics and Biological Threats at McMaster University and the Vaccine and Infectious Disease Organization (VIDO) at the …” TAGS: […]

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March

Daily Media Digest March 2, 2021

Pan-Canadian studies investigate why COVID-19 has been so devastating to long-term care facility residents and staff Bruyere “Long-term care facilities have been disproportionately burdened by COVID-19, accounting for about 60% of COVID-19 deaths nationwide, 70% […]

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March

Daily Media Digest March 1, 2021

Why the pandemic is a trigger for eating disorders NewmarketToday.ca “… Information Centre helpline has seen a 70 per cent increase in calls and texts, said Alexa Giorgi, a spokesperson for the University Health Network, […]

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February

Daily Media Digest February 26, 2021

The Ottawa Hospital manufactures COVID-19 vaccines for clinical trials HRI Portal “The Ottawa Hospital’s Biotherapeutics Manufacturing Centre (BMC) is manufacturing three COVID-19 vaccines for human clinical trials, filling a critical gap in Canada’s vaccine manufacturing […]

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February

Daily Media Digest February 23, 2021

Do we know how effective vaccines are against the variants? Your COVID-19 questions answered CBC.ca “Alyson Kelvin, a virologist working on COVID-19 vaccine candidates at VIDO-InterVac in Saskatoon, said surveillance in Canada and around the […]