Daily Media Digest November 8, 2018

YouAreUNLTD (blog)
“This funding will create a formal collaboration between our Azrieli Centre for Neuro-Radiochemistry at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health …”
TAGS: Parkinson’s, Research, funding


Canada NewsWire (press release)
“… their families and caregivers” said Dr Peter Liu, Chief Scientific Officer and Vice President of Research at the University of Ottawa Heart Institute.”
TAGS: provincial pharmacare, chronic heart failure, treatment, Ontario, British Columbia


“The program, run by March of Dimes Canada with funding from the Waterloo Wellington Local Health Integration Network, is celebrating 10 years.”
TAGS: stroke survivors, social connections, community engagement


“Working in collaboration with the IWK Health Centre Eye Clinic, Electric Puppets is exploring the use of VR in eye testing, to enhance existing tests …”
TAGS: technology, virtual reality, eye testing


University Affairs
“Academic research is becoming ever more international. Whether it is to gain access to specialized equipment, develop new ideas or tap into new …”
TAGS: international research, collaboration, science


“Beverley Orser and Zulfiqar Bhutta, both professors in the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Medicine, have been elected to the U.S. National Academy …”
TAGS: Beverley Orser, U.S. National Academy of Medicine, anesthesia research