Daily Media Digest June 27, 2019

McGill Reporter (blog)
“A researcher at the Montreal Neurological Institute-Hospital (The Neuro), Dr. Alan Evans is a James McGill Professor of Neurology and Neurosurgery, …”
TAGS: neuroscience, researcher, big data


“According to Mark Sinyor, a psychiatrist at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre and an assistant professor at the University of Toronto, young people …”
TAGS: mental health, self-harm


UBC Faculty of Medicine
“The Government of Canada, through the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), is investing $22.85 million for AIDS/HIV research in the CIHR …”
TAGS: HIV, federal funding, research


CTV News
“Minister of Science and Sport Kirsty Duncan has announced the next phase of the New Frontiers in Research Fund — the community consultations for …”
TAGS: federal funding, research, New Frontiers in Research Fund


Carleton Newsroom (press release)
“Building on its reputation as Canada’s most accessible university, Carleton University is launching the Canadian Accessibility Network – the first entity …”
TAGS: accessibility, network


UM Today (press release)
“Dr. Elizabeth Wall-Wieler is the recipient of a University of Manitoba Distinguished Dissertation Award for her work looking at the outcomes of mothers …”
TAGS: population health, award, social epidemiology


Canada NewsWire (press release)
“In Canada, CLL accounts for approximately 2,465 newly diagnosed cases of … says Stéphane Lassignardie, General Manager of Abbvie Canada.”
TAGS: leukemia, treatment


Canada NewsWire (press release)
“Today, the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Sport, announced the appointment of Dr. Alejandro Adem as the President of NSERC.”
TAGS: NSERC, Alejandro Adem, Kirsty Duncan