Daily Media Digest October 24, 2018

Canada NewsWire (press release)
“Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada Launches #HatsforHope Campaign in … We know brain cancer incidence rates are higher in Canada than the … for Hope campaign was made possible through the support of AbbVie Canada.”
TAGS: brain cancer, Awareness, research funding, #HatsforHope


The Sudbury Star
“Health Sciences North and the Health Sciences North Research Institute have received a boost from the Northern Ontario Academic Medical …”
TAGS: research funding, grant funding, health care


“A McMaster University discovery about how bacteria evade the immune system has the potential to lead to new drugs to bolster the body’s ability to …”
TAGS: research and innovation, immunology, neonatologist, cannabis, Children’s mental health


CTV News
“”Every province in Canada has experienced the impacts of the opioid crisis, so I think we would expect that dip in life expectancy gains that we see in …”
TAGS: opioid crisis, life expectancy, public health


The Globe and Mail
“… Minister Catherine McKenna and Science and Sport Minister Kirsty Duncan are making the announcement this morning at Humber College.”
TAGS: carbon tax, Justin Trudeau


UCalgary News
“… on her experiences last summer as a recipient of a Program for Undergraduate Research Experience (PURE) Award at the University of Calgary.”
TAGS: PURE Awards, undergraduate students, Research, young researchers


Canada NewsWire (press release)
“… Genome Biology at Goldenberg Labs at SickKids Research Institute;; Bharath Sudarsan, Co-Founder & Director of Deep Learning at SomaDetect; …”
TAGS: artificial intelligence, adoption, podcast, Anna Goldenberg