Daily Media Digest June 29, 2023

Guarding Minds at Work – Evaluating Psychological Health and Safety in the Workplace
Mental Health Research Canada
“In partnership with Canada Life and Workplace Strategies for Mental Health, this study examines the indicators of mental health in Canadian workplaces …”
TAGS: mental health, Canadian research, Mental Health Research Canada

Net-zero dementia by 2050: reaching for a “moonshot” goal
Re$earch money
“Let’s try to get to net-zero dementia by 2050, where no more people are being diagnosed with dementia, where no one has to go to long-term care because of dementia, and where no one is dying of dementia.”
TAGS: dementia, Canadian research, Centre for Aging + Brain Health Innovation (CABHI), Baycrest

Banting Research Foundation announces 2023 Discovery Awardees
Banting Research Foundation
“The Banting Research Foundation is proud to announce the recipients of the 2023 Discovery Awards, which recognize outstanding Canadian early-career researchers in health and biomedical sciences.”
TAGS: award, funding, innovative research, Queen’s University, Carleton University, Université de Montréal, Banting Research Foundation

Revolutionizing diabetes treatment: New insulin pump promise drastic shift in care
CTV News
“Diabetes Canada is set to receive nearly $1 million from the Public Health Agency of Canada for several initiatives across the country.”
TAGS: diabetes, health care system, funding, Diabetes Canada

Government of Canada Enacts Bill C-224 to Address Firefighter Cancer Risk
Pancreatic Cancer Canada
“We are pleased to share that Bill C-224 has been received Royal Assent by Canadian government, enacting a national framework to not only prevent, but treat cancers linked to firefighting.”
TAGS: pancreatic cancer, cancer prevention, Pancreatic Cancer Canada