St. Michaels Hospital

Canada invests $10m in research on outpatient medications for Covid-19

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Ottawa – When COVID-19 first emerged, the Government of Canada and the research community quickly stepped up to develop testing approaches, public health measures, and new vaccines to protect Canadians from the health challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Government of Canada is also investing in safe and effective COVID-19 therapeutics, including antiviral medications. In response to the pressing need …

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Tory announces funding to expand hospital-based violence intervention programs 

eAwaz Local News

Toronto – Mayor John Tory announced the City of Toronto’s funding commitment to sustain and expand hospital-based violence intervention programs (HVIPs) throughout the city, including the BRAVE program (Breaking the Cycle of Violence with Empathy). Mayor Tory was joined for the announcement at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre by Dr. Avery Nathans of Sunnybrook and Dr. Carolyn Snider, St. Michael’s Hospital. …

Monte McNaughton

Launching 1st-Ever Review of Occupational Illnesses

eAwaz Health

Final report will drive improvements to ensure the system supports injured workers TORONTO — The Ontario government is working for workers by launching the first-ever review of the province’s occupational illness system. Conducted by the MAP Centre for Urban Health Solutions at St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto, an independent research centre with expertise in studying complex community health issues, the …

Monte McNaughton

1st-Ever Review of Occupational Illnesses launched

eAwaz Local News

Final report will drive improvements to ensure the system supports injured workers TORONTO — The Ontario government is working for workers by launching the first-ever review of the province’s occupational illness system. Conducted by the MAP Centre for Urban Health Solutions at St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto, an independent research centre with expertise in studying complex community health issues, the …