Health Innovation Hub Networking Event
Date: Monday, March 27th, 2017 Time: 4PM-7PM Location: JLabs, MaRS Centre, West Tower, 661 University Ave, Suite 1300 Guests MUST register. Space is limited. RSVP @ https://www.eventbrite.com/e/pillars-of-health-networking-tickets-32267634363 Description: Pillars of Health is a networking event to connect health science innovators across research, hospital administration, government, and industry from around the GTA.
Health Achieve November 7-9, 2016
http://www.healthachieve.com/about The signature conference and exhibition of the Ontario Hospital Association for over 90 years, HealthAchieve is an award-winning event and has long been one of the largest and most respected health care events in North America – the preeminent gathering place for health care and business leaders. With a complex and ever-changing health care system, embracing evolution is the only way to change it for the better. HealthAchieve continues to inspire ideas and innovation by providing global health care and business leaders with an unparalleled opportunity to learn from each other, share their ideas, and evolve their perspectives at a conference that evolves right along with them. What makes HealthAchieve one of the largest and most prestigious events in North America? See for yourself .
Toronto health startup League teams up with RBC to enter insurance market
League said on Wednesday it has teamed up with the insurance arm of backer Royal Bank of Canada as it expands into insurance, targeting the many small businesses offering no such benefits to employees.
The True Cause of Heart Disease: A Conversation with Dr. Aseem Malhotra
The way you eat, how much you exercise, how you manage stress and your exposure to environmental toxins all contribute to things like high cholesterol, high ...
Boston Looks to Toronto to Elevate Global Healthcare Clusters
Guest Writer: TO Health! Executive Director - Ella Korets-Smith
Chan Zuckerberg Initiative announces $3 billion investment to cure…
The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative just announced a new program informally called Chan Zuckerberg Science to invest $3 billion over the next decade to help cure, prevent, or manage all disease. The money comes from the $45 billion organization Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan started last year to advance human potential and equality. The project will bring together teams of scientists and…
Oct 28- Gene Editing: Bacterial Immunity to Global Impact- Canada Gairdner Symposium
Explore gene editing’s potential across the biological spectrum, and how advances in human health, disease control & environmental engineering could change our perspective & place in the natural world. Join us @ MacLeod Auditorium, University of Toronto or watch live via webcast on Fri. October 28, 2016, 9:00-14:30 EST Full program available at http://www.gairdner.org/content/university-toronto-macleod-auditorium-2
Oct 27 - 2016 Canada Gairdner Laureate Lectures @UofT
On Thursday, October 27, world leaders in CRISPR-Cas and HIV/AIDS will come together in Toronto for the Canada Gairdner Laureate Lectures at Macleod Auditorium, University of Toronto. Join us to hear about their science and their stories of discovery. No registration required. Full program available at http://www.gairdner.org/content/university-toronto-macleod-auditorium-1
Health Canada issues new labelling rules for acetaminophen
The regulator began considering changes last year after a safety review found the drug, best known as Tylenol, led to more than 4,000 hospitalizations for overdoses in Canada every year
Faculty of Medicine
Medicine by Design provides a framework to design the cells, materials and therapeutics to reach this goal. It harnesses the exceptional expertise at U of T and its affiliated hospitals and fosters unique multidisciplinary collaborations to generate new discoveries in regenerative medicine.
Patient shows dramatic improvement after scalpel-free surgery
An international multi-centre, randomized controlled trial has found that MRI-guided focused ultrasound for moderate-to-severe essential tremor is both effec...