Daily Media Digest May 28, 2018

CTV News
“Hundreds of people put on their running shoes in Bedford, N.S. on Sunday, all in support of the IWK Health Centre. The ‘IWK 5k in Memory of Jessica’ …”
TAGS: IWK Health Centre, Walk, fundraiser


“The PODS were co-developed by University Health Network’s OpenLab, patients, and healthcare providers. They were designed for patients and …”
TAGS: New Tool, Chatham-Kent Health Alliance (CKHA) , patient care, University Health Network, Openlabs


“The University of Alberta’s School of Public Health is getting a northern touch. The school announced Wednesday it’s appointing five adjunct ..”
TAGS: University of Alberta, public health, Indigenous health


“While Canada’s physicians rank among the best in the world, the country’s healthcare system comes up painfully short when it comes to care …”
TAGS: IT, Innovation, healthcare, Canada


The Globe and Mail
“Serious AI touches areas as vital as transportation, environmental science and health care. But at the moment, much research is following the ..”
TAGS: AI, solving problems, Health care


“A doctor from Newfoundland and Labrador is working on a device for smartphones that could help diabetics keep their feet on the ground. “This piece …”
TAGS: testing technology, diabetes, amputation


The Globe and Mail-13 hours ago
“The study, published on Monday in the Canadian Medical Association Journal, should … drug-innovation fund and the Canadian Institutes of Health Research.”
TAGS: HPV vaccine, risk of autoimmune disorders


CBC.ca-15 hours ago
“In research published in the journal Aging and Mental Health, Jones and her colleagues argue that while community exercise programs can be excellent tools …”
TAGS: BC Researchers, hearing loss, loneliness


Ottawa Citizen-2 hours ago
“On this front, Canada’s universities are positioned to play a central role in creating collaborative health research hubs connecting health, medicine, law, …”
TAGS: AI, Artificial intelligence, healthcare