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GA International

The Able Label As the saying goes, necessity is the mother of invention. It 1998, while Dr. George Ambartsoumian was a post-doctoral fellow at the Shriner’s Hospital in Montreal, Quebec, the labels on his samples kept failing because he was storing them in liquid nitrogen and working with harsh chemicals. Dr. Ambartsoumian’s [...]

2020-03-18T00:31:29+00:00

Jim Pattison Children’s Hospital

Saskatchewan’s First Maternal and Children’s Hospital Now Complete Women and Children in Saskatchewan now have greater access to world-class pediatric and maternal health care. The province’s first maternal and children’s hospital opened after great anticipation in the fall of 2019. Jim Pattison Children’s Hospital Foundation and its many partners began a quest [...]

2019-12-16T16:57:23+00:00

De Novo Treatment Centre

A New Beginning The De Novo Treatment Centre, De Novo meaning “a new beginning”, is an alcohol and drug addiction treatment centre operated as a partnership between management and labour in Ontario’s construction industry. Since 2002, over 4,000 men and nearly 200 women have received treatment for drug and alcohol addiction at [...]

2019-10-18T00:30:50+00:00

Insig

Improving the delivery of care across canada By Anna Guy Technological advancements are making improvements in health care across the board, and a new app called Insig is propelling medical charting automation and virtual care into a new era, one that will save doctors and patients valuable time in accessing care. In 2015, Matthew [...]

2019-08-15T15:35:20+00:00

Pure Global Cannabis Inc.

By Anna Guy While the cannabis industry is still in its infancy, the Pure Global team is comprised of seasoned veterans in pharma, biotechnology, horticultural, consumer packaged goods (CPG), and supply chain, comprising what is widely considered to be the next generation of global cannabis companies. Based in Brampton, Ontario, Pure Global Cannabis Inc. [...]

2019-06-25T00:23:51+00:00

The New St. Paul’s Hospital officially moving forward

Improved access to life-saving health care is on the way to downtown Vancouver with the approval of the business plan for a new St. Paul’s Hospital. “For over 125 years, people in Vancouver and across British Columbia have benefitetd from the health care provided by St. Paul’s Hospital,” said Premier John Horgan on February [...]

2019-04-18T23:21:02+00:00

Emerald Health Therapeutics

The Science of Cannabis By Anna Guy Now that cannabis is legal in Canada, many consumers have questions about the effects and outcomes from using it. People’s desire to use cannabis ranges a great deal, as does the desired effect individuals seek. Some users seek a recreational high, others only want the medicinal benefits. [...]

2019-06-19T14:44:37+00:00

Hamilton Health Sciences (HHS) – Waste Management

Leaders in Sustainability Click to View Borochure By Anna Guy Hamilton Health Sciences is a community of 15,000 staff, physicians, researchers and volunteers that proudly serves southwestern Ontario residents, and provides specialized, advanced care to people from across the province. It is the only hospital in Ontario that cares for all ages, from pre-birth [...]

2018-12-10T23:31:11+00:00

Institute NEOMED – Innovation Center

  Leading Pharmaceutical Innovation   One of Canada’s premiere pharmaceutical search and development facilities is growing. Montreal’s NEOMED Institute, renowned for bridging the gap between basic research and the commercialization of new drugs, has changed the pharma R&D business model by combining industrial expertise with drug discovery and development acumen. In 2019, it will [...]

2018-10-11T15:11:19+00:00

Stanton Territorial Hospital Renewal Project

  NWT'S LARGEST INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECT   By Anna Guy Patients from Yellowknife, as well as every other region of the NWT and the Kitikmeot Region of Nunavut, will soon have an exciting new and improved hospital campus. The old hospital, currently referred to as Legacy Stanton, was beginning to show its age. Named after [...]

2018-04-22T20:41:53+00:00