Daily Media Digest October 26, 2018

Canada NewsWire (press release)
“The grants have been awarded to Dr. Tarek Bismar from the University of Calgary, Dr. Hansen He from University Health Network and Dr. Kim Chi …”
TAGS: prostate cancer, research funding, personalized treatment,


“… is “in principle … a great idea,” said Dr. James Kennedy, head of the molecular science at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health in Toronto.”
TAGS: pharmacies, medication, DNA testing


“The Trudeau government will release its fall economic update on Nov. 21 as part of a plan that Ottawa insists will help keep Canada competitive.”
TAGS: economic update, Bill Morneau, federal budget


“McMaster University has once again been recognized as the most research intensive university in Canada, having brought in an average of $434,700 …”
TAGS: Research, University , research intensity


McGill Newsroom
“In the wake of cannabis legalization, a team of scientists at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) and McGill University …”
TAGS: cannabis, pain relief, chronic pain, cannabidiol


McGill Newsroom
“Naomi Azrieli, a passionate champion of support for brain research, and … these was a significant investment in the Montreal Neurological Institute.”
TAGS: brain research, advocates, supporters, honorary degrees


“”It allows people to blossom,” said Sinha, director of geriatrics at Mount Sinai and the University Health Network Hospitals. Last year, the Star visited a …”
TAGS: nursing homes, Butterfly program, long-term care, dementia