Daily Media Digest September 28, 2017

“And delegates to the Pathways to Health Equity for Aboriginal Peoples’ … organized by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research and the Native …”
TAGS: healthcare, Indigenous health


CTV News
“… of Sovereign Indigenous Nations, Royal University Hospital Foundation, the University of Saskatchewan’s College of Medicine, government officials …”
TAGS: Indigenous health, Saskatoon


Canada NewsWire (press release)
“This important win, led by Tourism Toronto, the Leaders Circle, TOHealth!, MEDEC, and Ontario’s Office of the Chief Health Innovation Strategist, …”
TAGS: medical conference 2020, Toronto


Canada NewsWire (press release)
“Astellas is on the forefront of healthcare change to turn innovative science into value for patients. For more information, please visit our website at …”
TAGS: New Brunswick, Astellas T3, innovation


Business Wire (press release)
“In this newly published study by independent investigators from the Montreal Heart Institute in Montreal, Canada, a statistically significant reduction in …”
TAGS: Montreal Heart Institute, peer-reviewed Study, PleuraFlow


National Post
“… pharmacologist and health-policy expert at Toronto’s Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre. “The objectives of drug companies are often at odds with …”


Markets Insider
“Researchers at the Odette Cancer Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre in Toronto, presented preliminary results of a study evaluating the …”
TAGS: advanced MR imaging, MR/RT, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre


Medical News Today
“Dr. Ronald B. Postuma, of McGill University in Canada, and colleagues … While the symptoms of Parkinson’s can be different for each individual, …”
TAGS: coffee, Parkinson’s, McGill University Centre (RI-MUHC)


CTV News
“Hutt also maintained that the IWK is a completely unique centre and should not be placed under the Nova Scotia Health Authority. When asked if he’ll …”
TAGS: IWK Health Centre, CFO resigns


National Observer
“Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Science Minister Kirsty Duncan introduced Nemer at a news conference in Ottawa, describing the move as a “big …”
TAGS: Chief Science Advisor, Mona Nemer, Kirsty Duncan


“Minister of Science Kirsty Duncan is participating in the G7 Science Ministerial Meetings in Turin, Italy today and Thursday. Canada’s first minister of …”
TAGS: Science Minister, Kirsty Duncan, G7 Science meetings


CTV News
“OTTAWA – Aboriginal physicians are praising Indigenous Services Minister Jane Philpott for acknowledging discrimination that unfolded at her …”
TAGS: Jane Philphott, Indigenous health


Canada NewsWire (press release)
“27, 2017 /CNW/ – Canopy Health Innovations (“Canopy Health” or “CHI”), the partly-owned biopharmaceutical research and development subsidiary of …”
TAGS: biopharmaceutical research, cannabinoid therapeutics


Government of Ontario News
“Making it mandatory for the medical industry, including pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers, to disclose payments made to health care …”
TAGS: Ontario, transparency, healthcare


The Conversation CA
“Françoise Baylis has received funding from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research and the Stem Cell Network. She wrote the expert ethics report …”
TAGS: egg donors, surrogates


Canada NewsWire (press release)
“Parkinson Canada has great expectations for the 25 researchers receiving new … and share their knowledge with other researchers and health professionals.”
TAGS: Parkinson Canada, Parkinson Canada Research Program