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June 2018

Daily Media Digest June 29, 2018

Peter Cipriano donates $10 million to transform care for seniors through the Centre for Seniors … Canada NewsWire (press release) “TORONTO, June 28, 2018 /CNW/ – A landmark donation of $10 million by Peter Cipriano […]

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June 2018

Daily Media Digest June 28, 2018

The IRCM is sporting a new look IRCM “Tarik Möröy, President and Scientific Director of the Montreal Clinical Research Institute (IRCM), is proud to launch the new website of the Institute and its foundation.” TAGS: […]

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June 2018

Daily Media Digest June 26, 2018

BC considers forcing drug companies to disclose payments to doctors The Globe and Mail “Innovative Medicines Canada, which represents brand-name drug companies, said in a statement that it welcomed B.C.’s consultations. Alan Cassels …” TAGS: […]

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June 2018

Daily Media Digest June 25, 2018

Saskatchewan students are among 50 in Canada to receive $100,000 scholarships in the STEM fields Yahoo News Canada (blog) “Saskatchewan students are among 50 in Canada to receive $100,000 … University of Saskatchewan student Joel […]

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June 2018

Daily Media Digest June 22, 2018

Study suggests prenatal sex selection for boys remains a trend among … The Globe and Mail-12 hours ago The Globe and Mail-12 hours ago “The study, funded by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, analyzed […]

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June 2018

Daily Media Digest June 21, 2018

Minister of Health announces Dr. Michael J. Strong as new President … Canada NewsWire (press release)-18 hours ago “At the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) we know that research has the power to change […]

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June 2018

Daily Media Digest June 20, 2018

Genes associated with infantile forms of schizophrenia identified McGill Newsroom “The Montreal Neurological Institute is a McGill University research and … is part of the Neuroscience Mission of the McGill University Health Centre. “ TAGS: […]

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June 2018

Daily Media Digest June 19, 2018

Assessing pharmacare’s impact on private drug plans Benefits Canada “At Benefits Canada’s Calgary Benefits Summit on May 29, Joe Farago, executive director of health-care innovation at Innovative Medicines Canada, … “ TAGS: pharmacare, private drugs, […]

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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 … “ […]