‘It reminds me of the responsibility I have to my community in the future’: Opportunity Scholarship recipients committed to addressing health care disparities

October 26, 2021

                    By Alisa Kim Growing up in Thunder Bay, Ontario, Dr. Rebekah Neckoway witnessed barriers to health care delivery and access. Neckoway also sees this issue as a rural family physician… Read more about ‘It reminds me of the responsibility I have to my community in the future’: Opportunity Scholarship recipients committed to addressing health care disparities



Holistic and adaptive leadership: A conceptual framework for leading during a public health crisis

September 28, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic exposed major weaknesses in Canada’s ability to respond to public health crises. From failing to maintain a stockpile of personal protective equipment to confusing messages from public health leaders, essential lessons have been learned from our brush… Read more about Holistic and adaptive leadership: A conceptual framework for leading during a public health crisis



Dr. Yvonne Bombard and Dr. Robin Hayeems awarded $2 million from CIHR to build digital tool to enhance and scale up genetic testing services

September 14, 2021

                    By Alisa Kim Genomic sequencing, which looks at some or all of a person’s genetic code, can show the cause of a health problem and who else in the family… Read more about Dr. Yvonne Bombard and Dr. Robin Hayeems awarded $2 million from CIHR to build digital tool to enhance and scale up genetic testing services




Erasing silos: Dr. Fiona Miller to lead multidisciplinary research network to advance the science of climate-positive care

August 11, 2021

By Alisa Kim Dr. Fiona Miller, a Professor at the Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, says the best way to study how to make the health system more sustainable is through a “deeply interdisciplinary” approach. Miller was awarded… Read more about Erasing silos: Dr. Fiona Miller to lead multidisciplinary research network to advance the science of climate-positive care