La Faculté de médecine dans les médias : Mai 2018
Semaine du 1 – 7 mai
L'art de construire sa vie (Le Droit)
Dr André Bilodeau, Faculté de médecine, discute de sa carrière et de son intérêt en architecture.
Les enjeux du don d'organes (Radio-Canada)
Dr Alireza Jalali, Faculté de médecine, met en lumière les enjeux du don d’organes.
Week of May 15 – 21
Info commissioner finally rules on complaint - 10 years later (CBC News)
Dr. Amir Attaran, Associate Professor in the School of Epidemiology and Public Health, is calling for the abolishment of the office of the information commissioner of Canada, after his complaint investigation took more than 10 years to complete.
What your eyes can tell you about your health (MSN)
Dr. Setareh Ziai, Faculty of Medicine, explains what eyes can tell you about your health.
Occasional fasting may be a fast fix for our health (Treehugger)
Dr. Kyoung-Han Kim, Assistant Professor in the Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, lead a study that reported that
The Ottawa Hospital opens game-changing Neuromuscular Centre (Biotechnology Focus)
Dr. Jodi Warman Chardon, Assistant Professor and Dr. Robin Parks, Associate Professor, comment on the new Neuromuscular Centre at The Ottawa Hospital’s Civic Campus.
What's Causing Your Stomach Ulcer? (Best Health)
Dr. Catherine Dubé, Faculty of Medicine, talks about stomach ulcers.
Family Docs Issue Guidelines on Deprescribing Benzodiazepines. (Medical Health News)
Dr. Kevin Pottie, Associate Professor in the School of Epidemiology and Public Health, and colleagues published a guideline focused on helping clinicians to safely deprescribe benzodiazepine receptor agonists.
Week of May 08 - 14
Mottiar: Ontarians need better access to palliative care (Ottawa Citizen)
Dr. Miriam Mottiar, Faculty of Medicine, writes about access to palliative care in Ontario.
5 Resolutions Your Doctor Wishes You'd Made (Best Health)
Dr. Yoni Freedhoff, Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Medicine, share his opinion on New Year’s resolution.
Week of May 01 - 07
New research centre a 'game changer' for neuromuscular disease patients (Ottawa Citizen)
Dr. Warman Chardon, Assistant Professor and Dr. Robin Parks, Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine, established together the new Neuromuscular Clinical Research Centre at The Ottawa Hospital.
Drug testing technology may prevent overdose deaths, advocates hope (CBC News)
Dr. Lynne Leonard, Assistant Professor in the School of Epidemiology and Public Health, is involved in a 3 year pilot project studying the use of a mass spectrometer, used to test for fentanyl and other harmful substances in drugs at the Sandy Hill Community Health Centre injection site.