Daily Media Digest July 4, 2018

Canada NewsWire
“Professor Bruna Brands, Research Scientist, Health Canada and Collaborating Scientist, CAMH. “One of the key recommendations of the CAMH Cannabis …”
TAGS: cannabis research, federal funding


Canada NewsWire
“Canadian health care innovation opening an institute to train health … in 2009 with funding from the Partnership, which brought together research, practice, and …”
TAGS: Canadian Partnership Against Cancer, prevention, healthcare innovation


Radio Canada International
“A major Canadian company has launched a t-shirt campaign to raise … which is Canada’s largest mental health teaching hospital and a leading research centre.”
TAGS: mental health, stigma, CAMH


“The Canadian government announced that it is seeking applications for … Stream one focuses on encouraging research and development; stream two … in initiatives at the intersection of data and Canada’s health and biosciences sector.”
TAGS: strategic innovation fund, health and biosciences sector, Minister Bains


Anadolu Agency
“But Dr. Janet Smylie, who has been conducting research for 15 years into racism … Northwest Territories Health Minister Glen Abernathy agreed with Smylie, …”
TAGS: Indigenous, racism, healthcare


“The long process of updating Canada’s Food Guide and reforming nutrition … Collectively called Canada’s Healthy Eating Strategy, the proposals by Health Canada … leads a research group on Food and Nutrition Policy for Population Health.”
TAGS: Canada’s Food Guide, health eating strategy