August 10, 2020

An Introduction to AI in Health Care: Perspectives on Data and Uses

NIHI - McMaster launched their Certificate Course Artificial Intelligence in Health Care. Healthcare Leaders in technology will learn about Artificial narrow intelligence, artificial general intelligence , and Artificial superintelligence. More information here. 


AI can Change the Future of Healthcare

Listen to Dr. Kaveh Safavi, Senior Managing Director, Global Health Practice, Accenture at Breakfast with the Chiefs on 26 November 26, 2019.

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Aug 10, 2020 Health & Healthcare News
Quebec makes masks mandatory for students Grade 5 and up, except in classrooms

2020-08-10 from Quebec’s updated back-to-school plan requires students in Grade 5 and up to wear masks in all common areas of school buildings, except classrooms. Education [...]

Aug 10, 2020 Health & Healthcare News
Canada’s guidelines on reopening schools recommend masks for students aged 10 and up

2020-08-10 from Canada has issued national guidelines on reopening schools, recommending staggered schedules, increased ventilation and masks for children 10 and up. The Public H [...]

Aug 10, 2020 Health & Healthcare News
Change agents in healthcare: CMA presents recipients of 2020 CMA Awards

2020-08-10  - Today the Canadian Medical Association (CMA) is pleased to announce its 2020 CMA Award recipients. This award program is an annual recognition of individuals who’ve made [...]

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Setting: Primary care is the first line of defence in healthcare, particularly during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. In the London–Middlesex region of Ontario, a critical shortage of personal protective equipment (PPE) was identified among primary care physicians (PCPs). Intervention: With the help of the London–Middlesex Primary Care Alliance, volunteer administrators, physicians and medical students coordinated the acquisition and redistribution of community-don [...]



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