Daily Media Digest February 22, 2022

Preparing kids for a positive vaccine experience – Hamilton Health Sciences
Hamilton Health Sciences
“We are pausing some appointments and surgeries to prioritize emergency care. Get all COVID updates here. Hamilton Health Sciences Home.”
TAGS: COVID-19, pandemic, anxiety, children’s health, Hamilton Health Sciences

What does COVID-19 in animals mean for the future of the pandemic? – The Globe and Mail
The Globe and Mail
“… people and animals, said Samira Mubareka, an infectious diseases physician and virologist at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre in Toronto.”
TAGS: COVID-19, environmental health, pandemic, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Saskatchewan

Canadians still strongly adhering to COVID-19 guidelines but losing faith in government – insauga
“… faith in government: McMaster University researchers in Hamilton … according to a year-long study led by Hamilton’s McMaster University.”
TAGS: COVID-19, pandemic, public health, McMaster University

‘Longer, fuller lives’ – MUN Gazette
MUN Gazette
“Three graduate students are pursuing training as cancer researchers, thanks to new awards from the Beatrice Hunter Cancer Research Institute.”
TAGS: cancer, innovative research, award, Memorial University

Minimally invasive heart procedure can now be done in Kingston: KHSC | The Kingston …
The Kingston Whig Standard
“Dr. Wael Abuzeid, right, and other staff at Kingston Health Sciences Centre perform the minimally invasive mitral valve clip repair.”
TAGS: heart health, surgery, healthcare, Kingston Health Sciences Centre

USask collaboration key to research funding success
USask News – University of Saskatchewan
“The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) has awarded $810000 over five years to a diverse team of University of Saskatchewan (USask) …”
TAGS: funding, innovative research, cystic fibrosis, University of Saskatchewan