Daily Media Digest May 16, 2019

McGill Reporter
“The off-label pervasive use of a type of anticonvulsant originally marketed to treat epilepsy – called gabapentinoids – could place some patients at risk …”
TAGS: medication, epilepsy, patients


“That’s why Dr. Allan Kaplan, senior clinician and chief of research at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health in Toronto, believes it’s of the utmost …”
TAGS: eating disorder, men’s health


Muslim Link
“… and Education Administrator in the Gerald Sheff and Shanitha Kachan Emergency Department at Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH).”
TAGS: suicide, Muslim communities, mental health


McGill Reporter
“According to a new study led by a team at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC), more than 25% of children in …”
TAGS: children, diabetes, diagnosis


“A new simulation lab at the Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre (TBRHSC) will help the facility train the next generation of health care …”
TAGS: simulation lab, training, healthcare professionals


“Dr. Bill Stanford, right, a world-renowned stem-cell researcher, leads a team at the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute focused on the lung disease …”
TAGS: stem cell, Research, Ontario


University Affairs
“Minister of Science and Sport Kirsty Duncan visited Wilfrid Laurier University on May 9 to unveil Dimensions, a pilot program to promote equity, …”
TAGS: Kirsty Duncan, Athena SWAN, Dimensions, equity, diversity, inclusion