Daily Media Digest October 3, 2017

Marketwired (press release)
“TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Oct. 2, 2017) – Revive Therapeutics Ltd. (“Revive” or the “Company”) (TSX VENTURE:RVV)(OTCQB:RVVTF), …”
TAGS: biotechnology, liver disease


The Telegram
“Northern Health conference in Happy Valley-Goose Bay this week … ʺNorthern, rural, and remote regions are often the frontiers for innovation, …”
TAGS: Northern Health, Conference


MedPage Today
“Furthermore, long-term incidence of hospitalization for heart failure not … of Montreal Heart Institute, and colleagues, also in JACC: Cardiovascular …”
TAGS: Montreal Heart Institute, surgery


McGill Reporter
“In her Oct. 23 Trottier Symposium lecture, Dr. Marla Shapiro will share her own unique experience as a physician and cancer survivor in a daily quest …”
TAGS: Dr. Marla Shapiro, McGill University Centre (RI-MUHC)


“The IWK Health Centre is set file a legal claim against Tracy Kitch, the organization’s former CEO, after they did not receive the remaining funds she …”
TAGS: IWK Health Centre, expenses


EurekAlert (press release)
“The collaborative studies were performed by a team of researchers at UW Medicine, University Health Network in Toronto, University of British …”
TAGS: kidneys grown in lab, University Health Network


“McMaster University is calling on its students to “do better” and vowing to work harder to prevent a repeat of a massive, out-of-control party over the …”
TAGS: student parties, McMaster University


“… chances for life to emerge,” said Ben Pearce, a McMaster University PhD student in astrobiology and the lead author of the study published today in …”
TAGS: meterorites, origin of life, McMaster University


“… in 2014 won this year’s Canadian Future Ontario 2017 Innovation Award of … Patients enrolled in the program are provided with medical devices to … In a Queen’s University validated study, they found that for a group of 207 …. SOUTH WESTERN ONTARIO; About Us; Feedback; Accessible Customer …”
TAGS: monitoring program, innovation award, southwestern Ontario


“Sanofi Appoints Stefan Oelrich Executive Vice President Diabetes & … and Emerging Markets, Sanofi Genzyme, Sanofi Pasteur and Consumer …”
TAGS: sanofi, Executive Vice President, diabetes, Cardiovascular,


Canada NewsWire (press release)
“Mr. Falk commented, “I’m excited to be joining Think Research, one of Canada’s leading scale-ups in healthcare knowledge management”
TAGS: think research, new partner


Canada NewsWire (press release)
“The program is a collaboration between CIHR, the Fonds de recherche du Québec – Santé, the New Brunswick Health Research Foundation, Mitacs, …”
TAGS: heath research, investment


Canada NewsWire (press release)
“And they will serve our academic mission to advance mental health research nationally and globally.” “This exciting next step in the redevelopment of …”
TAGS: CAMH, Mental Illness Week


“… says Dr. Simone Vigod, an associate professor in University of Toronto’s department of psychiatry in the Faculty of Medicine, and a staff psychiatrist …”
TAGS: postpartum depression, U of T


“T wo Dalhousie medical students are prescribing a new antidote for Nova Scotia’s health-care system. NovaSight is a consulting firm that leverages …”
TAGS: healthcare modeling, Dalhousie University


Intellectual Property
“Canadian Universities Not Contributing Enough To Neglected Health Needs, UAEM … According to a UAEM press release, many of Canada’s major research …”
TAGS: Canadian Universities, neglected health needs


“Bounce Back, a coaching program managed by Canadian Mental Health … hours, research and education facilities, and parks and retail space within CAMH’s …”
TAGS: Ontario, psychotherapy programs


National Post
“The Canadian Task Force on Preventive Health Care also still recommends that women aged 50 to 74 get regular mammography screening. They are updating …”
TAGS: breast cancer, mamography screening not beneficial


GlobeNewswire (press release)
“”The NBHRF facilitates and supports the Health Research Enterprise in New … has incorporated a Canadian subsidiary, Advanced Bifurcation Systems Canada, ..”
TAGS: clinic stage medical device, New Brunswick, Dalhousie University