Daily Media Digest September 25, 2017

Hunt Scanlon Media (press release)
“She has also worked for Vancouver General Hospital and Vancouver Coastal Health. In her new role, Ms. Krystal has responsibility for strategic and …”
TAGS: Southlake Regional Health, Arden Krystal, Vancouver Coast Health, Provincial Health Services Authority


EurekAlert (press release)
“The research study was conducted by researchers from Toronto General Hospital, University Health Network, St. Michael’s Hospital, the University of …”
TAGS: organ donation, Ontario


“… trials,” researcher Yoichiro Natori, MD, of the multiorgan transplant program at the University Health Network in Toronto, and colleagues wrote.”
TAGS: clinical trials, viral load, University Health Network


ABC Online
“”We’re mainly aiming it at the health professionals — GPs, midwives, Aboriginal health workers — to give them training, and then they have these …”
TAGS: smoking, pregnancy, Indigenous health


MetroNews Canada
“Now armed with the statistics, both Spinelli and Guno say efforts are being made to partner with other Indigenous health care providers and agency to …”
TAGS: cancer rates, Indigenous health


University of Ottawa Heart Institute
“The University of Ottawa Heart Institute is launching a special video series on atrial fibrillation. More than 350000 Canadians currently have atrial …”
TAGS: atrial fibrillation, University of Ottawa Heart Institute


The Guardian
“Andrew Casey, president and CEO of BioTech Canada, attended Thursday’s … He noted that biotechnology doesn’t have to happen in a large city.”
TAGS: BioVectra, PEI, Andrew Casey


North Shore News
“That was the message behind the official opening of Foundry North Shore on Friday, a Vancouver Coastal Health-operated facility comprised of more …”
TAGS: youth, Health, Vancouver Coast Health


“Toronto Fire Services worked closely with Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre to establish guidelines on how and when to use the drug on those who …”
TAGS: naloxone kit, first responders, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre


“Innovative Medicines Canada, the pharmaceutical industry association, has a self-regulated code of ethics that requires sales reps to provide accurate …”
TAGS: drugs, Canadian Study, McMaster University


“Trust is earned over many experiences over many years. But trust is also fragile. For decades, employees and volunteers of the IWK Health Centre …”
TAGS: IWK Health Centre, board chair speaks


UCalgary News
“Three UCalgary researchers have been named to the Royal Society of Canada College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists. Those named to the …”
TAGS: University of Calgary, researchers


“Prince Harry started his second day in Toronto with an early visit to the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH). The 33-year-old, wearing his …”
TAGS: Prince Harry, CAMH, Toronto


U of T Engineering News
“Jason Jaewoon Park is one of seven U of T medical students in the first cohort to pair their MD education with medical device training. (Photo courtesy …”
TAGS: medical device, technology, U of T