Daily Media Digest May 10, 2019

CTV News
“With this being mental health week, a pair of Western University post-doctoral students are being recognized for their work in the mental health field.”
TAGS: mental health, research, post-doctoral students


McGill Reporter
“A new study, led by researchers at McGill University’s Faculty of Medicine and the Douglas Mental Health University Institute, set out to settle some of …”
TAGS: autism, brain anatomy


UCalgary News
“A new study published in JAMA Network Open by Cumming School of Medicine (CSM) researchers at the University of Calgary explores the trends in …”
TAGS: gender equity, medical conferences


The Journal Pioneer
“”Ultimately, what’s at stake here is the patient’s vision and peace of mind,” said lead study author Dr. Carl Shen of McMaster University in Hamilton, …”
TAGS: medical advice, symptom checker, WebMD, ophthalmology


“Dr. Bernard Le Foll was part of team from the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health that developed recommendations on using cannabis. He says it’s …”
TAGS: cannabis, THC, genetic technology


“New pilot program, charter and grants will help universities and colleges make the research community as diverse as Canada”
TAGS: equity, diversity, inclusion, research, Athena SWAN


“Seema Nagpal, who works with Diabetes Canada, told Global News that it’s difficult to put an exact number on insulin pricing in Canada. While there is …”
TAGS: insulin, drug prices


“Ontario is cutting more than $70 million from eHealth’s budget ahead of a major health system merger, and millions in health research …”
TAGS: Ontario, budget, health, research