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Healthy Debate (May 25): Medical residency mismatch: number of unmatched Canadian medical grads...

Created on Thursday, 25 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... in part, the mindset,” says Ivy Lynn Bourgeault, who holds the Canadian Institutes of Health Research Chair in Gender, Work and Health Human Resources and is lead coordinator of the pan-Canadian ...

NOSM: Northern Health Research Conference (Oct 13-14 2017)

Created on Thursday, 25 May 2017. Posted in Other Events/Upcoming Events

The Northern Ontario School of Medicine's Northern Health Research Conference—more commonly known as the NHRC—has been held annually since 2006. It is hosted in communities across NOSM's wider campus of ...

CBC News (May 25): Indigenous maternal health program aims to address inequality of health care

Created on Thursday, 25 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

Researchers in Toronto have received a $2.6 million grant to bolster Indigenous maternal and child health programs in an effort to close the gaps in health care that exist between Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal families. ...

CNW(May 23):Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre, CMHA Manitoba and Winnipeg launch new mental health program

Created on Tuesday, 23 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... Bell funding of community care, research and workplace initiatives. To learn more, please visit Bell.ca/LetsTalk. Today's announcement builds on Bell Let's Talk support for Manitoba mental health programs. ...

The Telegram (16 May): National expert of safe RN staffing speaks to MHAs

Created on Tuesday, 16 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... system policy and the future of nursing. “Today, we presented extensive research on the impact of RN staffing,” said RNU president Debbie Forward said in a news release. “The research is clear. RNs have ...

The Star (May 16) 'Significant' health gaps found between Canadian and immigrant seniors

Created on Tuesday, 16 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... in Greater Toronto are immigrants. The demographics has changed, the need for health care has changed,” said Seong-gee Um, a co-author of the study with fellow researcher Naomi Lightman. “There has been ...

Pediatrics (March): Burnout in pediatric residents and physicians: A call to action

Created on Tuesday, 16 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... Pediatric Residency Burnout–Resilience Study Consortium (www.pedsresresilience.com) was recently formed to provide an innovative research platform to address burnout and promote resilience in a contemporary ...

Registration & Call for Abstracts- 4th Global Forum on Human Resources for Health (Nov, 13-17, 2017)

Created on Monday, 15 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... areas, poster presentations, and much more will contribute to an exceptional opportunity for professional development and networking. We invite governments, academia and researchers, labour organizations, ...

ILO (May 11): Tripartite meeting highlights the importance of improving health sector employment...

Created on Friday, 12 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... a health workforce research agenda together with its constituents, the WHO, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) and other specialized agencies.  Click Here to Access ...

Canada News Wire (May 9): The Canadian Ophthalmological Society and National Vision Health Month

Created on Thursday, 11 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... actively involved in scientific research on the causes and cures for eye diseases and vision disorders," explains Dr. François Codère from COS and ophthalmologist at the Maisonneuve-Rosemont Hospital Ophthalmology ...

Toronto Star (March 13, 2017): Health-care workers face 'epidemic of violence'

Created on Monday, 08 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... were assaulted by patients, the letter obtained by the Star says.  New research commissioned by OCHU, which will be published this year, also has documented “widespread and systemically accepted ...

Telfer School of Management: Healthcare for Millennials: Opportunities and Challenges (May 30 2017)

Created on Friday, 05 May 2017. Posted in Other Events/Upcoming Events

... research lenses and drawing on different research traditions, the presenters will each highlight new prospects to deliver positive change. Join us for a discussion of these intriguing possibilities to ...

University of Winnipeg (May 4): Indigenous doulas to support First Nations women

Created on Friday, 05 May 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... high birth weights, and even infant death. Now a new collaborative study, funded by a Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Catalyst Grant of  $149,000 will be headed by The University of ...

CMA: 5th Canadian Conference on Physician Health (Sept 7-9, 2017)

Created on Monday, 01 May 2017. Posted in Other Events/Upcoming Events

... physicians. The conference will showcase research and initiatives for improving physician health and wellness. It will promote an overall healthier culture in medicine for physicians by offering practical ...

CNW(Apr 25) Expanding pharmacy services could save health care system billions of dollars by 2035

Created on Tuesday, 25 April 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... Action, addresses the policy, practice, and research challenges surrounding the expansion of pharmacy services in Canada. Opportunities to optimize community pharmacy include enhancing evidence ...

Regina Leader-Post (April 5): Pharmacists hope to further expand their role in health-care system

Created on Thursday, 06 April 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... Research and published in the Canadian Pharmacists Journal, are very conservative. Martin noted the study is only based on about 50 per cent of people with high blood pressure seeking care from a pharmacist, ...

Conf Board Can (March 14)Demand for Nursing Services Challenging to Meet as Canada’s Population Ages

Created on Wednesday, 15 March 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... ages. Overall demand for nursing in providing continuing care to seniors will increase annually by 3.4 per cent. Better nursing workforce data and research for continuing care is required to meet ...

WHO: 4th Global Forum on Human Resources for Health (Nov, 13-17, 2017)

Created on Tuesday, 14 March 2017. Posted in Other Events/Upcoming Events

... workshops with exhibition areas, poster presentations, and much more will contribute to an exceptional opportunity for professional development and networking. We invite governments, academia and researchers, ...

HWTAC (March 22): Webinar- Two States’ Experiences Using HRSA’s Web-based Nursing Supply and Demand

Created on Monday, 13 March 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... workforce data collection, analysis, and research. This webinar, the third in a 3-part series, features the experiences of nursing researchers in 2 states using their own nurse supply data in HRSA’s web-based ...

University of Toronto (Feb 21): Breathing New Life into Palliative Care

Created on Thursday, 23 February 2017. Posted in News/Latest News

... taking what she calls a circuitous route by building expertise through various research and clinical opportunities. “I’m glad that aspiring academic clinicians will now have access to Royal ...

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