Daily Media Digest May 17, 2019

UCalgary News
“A potentially groundbreaking investigational treatment discovered at the University of Calgary for autoimmune diseases such as celiac disease (CD) …”
TAGS: autoimmune disease, treatment


“Rick Hackett, Canada Research Chair, Organizational Behaviour & Human Performance, McMaster University. This article is republished from The …”
TAGS: technology, health care


The London Free Press
“An internationally acclaimed Western University neurologist is going global once again, helping pen new international guidelines to help patients …”
TAGS: Dementia, prevention, international guidelines


“… Dr. Thomas Agoritsas, an assistant professor of medicine at Hamilton’s McMaster University, and other panellists concluded levothyroxine hormones …”
TAGS: hypothyroidism, treatment


The Kingston Whig-Standard
“The Canadian Cancer Trials Group at Queen’s University has received a $25 million grant from two American institutes to continue their collaboration in doing cancer clinical trials research.”
TAGS: cancer, research, funding


Prince Albert Daily Herald
““The complications of diabetes is what kills people,” said Brie Hnetka, regional director for Diabetes Canada. “It’s the heart attacks; it’s the strokes, the …”
TAGS: Indigenous, diabetes, healthy habits


UM Today (press release)
“The University of Manitoba is proud to congratulate these six exceptional PhD students who now call the University of Manitoba home:.”
TAGS: Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships, students


UCalgary News
“Kirsty Duncan, minister of science and sport, announced the 2018-19 Banting fellows, which include three UCalgary postdocs. Dr. Mokarram Hossain …”
TAGS: Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships, students