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BUILDING THE FUTURE

...1996 — meaning that infrastructure must assist with changing service requirements for health care and education. • The steady influence of technology. Technology is changing lifestyles and transforming the way...

Date: Tuesday October 11, 2016


The Promise and Pitfalls of the Internet of Things in Canada

...into nine major settings.[7] 1. Human: devices attached to or inside the human body (e.g, wearables, Fitbits, health monitoring) 2. Home: home controllers (e.g., smart temperature control), security 3. Retail:...

Date: Friday December 16, 2016


Dr. Kamran Khan: To fight global infectious diseases, he prescribes a dose of big data

...2003 following specialty training in infectious diseases and public health, Dr. Kamran Khan found himself in the middle of the SARS outbreak. He was struck by “how quickly a virus...

Date: Wednesday May 23, 2018


Independent and Accountable: Modernizing the Role of Agents of Parliament and Legislatures

In this report, the Public Policy Forum (PPF) analyzes the current and evolving role of agents at the federal and provincial levels to provide recommendations on how oversight and guidance in the administration of policies can be improved while maintaining their autonomy within Canada’s Westminster system.

Date: Thursday April 26, 2018


Jonathan Perron-Clow

...Previously, Jonathan consulted with a number of organizations including the Canadian Association of Community Health Centres and the Foundation for the Study of Processes of Government in Canada on projects...

Date: Friday November 10, 2017


Charlie Carter

...and policies work for their beneficiaries and ensure that engagement is meaningful. His professional journey has included coordinating health education projects for refugees in Uganda, managing small businesses, conducting public...

Date: Friday November 10, 2017


March 3, 2014: Subsequent Entry Biologics in Canada: the case for multi-sector collaboration (final report)

...manufactured, prescribed, and tracked long-term. Greater clarity will help increase the confidence of health practitioners and patients that these innovative drugs are both safe and effective. This report summarizes the...

Date: Monday March 3, 2014


Ten Tough Jobs 2010

...Maritimes, Fisheries and Oceans Assistant Deputy Minister, Consular Services and Emergency Management, Foreign Affairs and International Trade Assistant Deputy Minister, First Nations & Inuit Health Branch, Health Canada Assistant Deputy...

Date: Tuesday October 19, 2010


Bonnie Mallard: From the barn to the bench

...has developed High Immune Response (HIR) technology that man- ages livestock health through genetic identification. The patented technology is licensed by a Canadian company called Semex Alliance, which markets the...

Date: Tuesday May 23, 2017


Paul Santerre: A formula for turning ideas into products

...develop an on-campus incubator called the Health Innovation Hub that teaches health science and biomedical engineering grads and early-career scientists the fundamentals of starting innovation companies. With the help of...

Date: Tuesday May 23, 2017


Feb. 20, 2014: Schizophrenia in Canada: The social and economic case for a collaborative model of care

...on schizophrenia is straining our country’s healthcare, social services and criminal justice systems. Through a more coordinated, multi-sector approach, it may be possible to enhance care, improve health outcomes and...

Date: Wednesday February 19, 2014


From the barn to the bench

...man- ages livestock health through genetic identification. The patented technology is licensed by a Canadian company called Semex Alliance, which markets the enhanced bovine semen under the trade name Immunity+....

Date: Wednesday May 24, 2017


A Mouse Sleeping Next to a Dragon: New Twitches and Grunts

...or to achieve a specific end. But we are now seeing states, especially China, use a combination of legitimate (ambitious merger and acquisition strategies), grey area (sudden health and safety...

Date: Tuesday December 19, 2017


Atlantic Summit on Healthcare and Drug Cost Sustainability

...costs and enhancing health access in the Atlantic region. Hosted in partnership with the Government of PEI’s Department of Health and Wellness and the governments of Newfoundland and Labrador, New...

Date: Friday January 9, 2015


A formula for turning ideas into products

...gained from IBI spurred Santerre to develop an on-campus incubator called the Health Innovation Hub that teaches health science and biomedical engineering grads and early-career scientists the fundamentals of starting...

Date: Wednesday May 24, 2017


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