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February

Daily Media Digest February 18, 2021

Vaccination should be mandatory for health care workers: Article covid19immunitytaskforce.ca “As Canada enters a mass vaccination campaign against SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, healthcare workers are at the front of the queue to get […]

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February

Daily Media Digest February 11, 2021

Clinical trials start in Halifax for USask’s COVID-19 vaccine candidate CBC.ca “Clinical trials have begun for another Canadian-made COVID-19 vaccine candidate, with three people receiving an initial dose on Wednesday.” TAGS: COVID-19, clinical trial, public […]

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February

Daily Media Digest February 9, 2021

How one Indigenous doctor is tackling vaccine hesitancy, starting with her own mom CBC.ca “… Anishnawbe Health Toronto, the Indigenous Health Program at University Health Network and Shkaabe Makwa — an Indigenous-focused branch of …” […]

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February

Daily Media Digest February 8, 2021

COVID-19 vaccines are ‘ethically justified’ for pregnant women: CMAJ BarrieToday “Core principles of medical ethics hold that medical decisions or … Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre; Cynthia Maxwell MD, Sinai Health; and Tali …” TAGS: COVID-19, […]

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February

Daily Media Digest February 5, 2021

Ontario lab pioneering new COVID-19 test method calls for all positive samples to be checked for … Globalnews.ca “Brad Wouters, executive vice-president of science and research at University Health Network, said failing to do this […]