The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, federal Minister of Health, along with Dr. David Butler-Jones, Chief Public Health Officer of Canada, Dr. Frank Plummer, Scientific Director General of the National Microbiology Laboratory, and Dr.
The Public Health Agency of Canada has posted today's updated national case numbers of H1N1 flu virus infections in Canada, as reported by the provincial and territorial health authorities.
Canadian Pandemic Influenza Plan for the Health Sector - Annex B - Influenza Pandemic Planning Considerations in On Reserve First Nations Communities (Updated: June 2009)
The Canadian Pandemic Influenza Plan for the Health Sector (CPIP) is a guidance document developed to assist in the preparation for and response to an influenza pandemic in all jurisdictions in Canada. The purpose of Annex B is to provide guidance to pandemic planners, at all levels of government, regarding influenza pandemic considerations in on reserve First Nations communities.
The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of Health, is pleased to announce another measure to address the H1N1 flu virus. The Government of Canada will fund a national influenza research network focused on pandemic vaccine evaluation. The network will strengthen Canada's capacity to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of a pandemic influenza vaccine and vaccination programs.
The McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) announced today that Mutsumi Takahashi and Jean Béliveau have agreed to serve as co-chairs of The Best Care for Life Public Campaign, which is needed to help finance its redevelopment on the Glen, Mountain and Lachine campuses.
The Oacis project, which represents a collaboration between the Centre hospitalier de l’Université de Montréal (CHUM), the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC), and TELUS Health Solutions, won the prize in the Business Solutions - Software category at the Gala des Octas this week.
The story of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, about the positive and negative aspects of the same person, could also apply to proteins. Cellular inhibitor of apoptosis proteins (IAPs), are known to have negative effects by promoting the development of many cancers.
Federal Minister of Health Leona Aglukkaq and Dr. David Butler-Jones, Canada's Chief Public Health Officer, today confirmed 223 additional Canadian cases of the H1N1 flu virus, bringing the total number of laboratory confirmed cases in Canada to 719.
The McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) announced today that 16 of its Cancer Care Mission teams have received the highest levels of accreditation from the Direction de la lutte contre le cancer.
Le ministre de la Santé et des Services sociaux, le docteur Yves Bolduc, en présence du député de Marquette, monsieur François Ouimet, a annoncé un investissement de 29 millions de dollars sur trois ans pour augmenter le volume d’intervention en chirurgie bariatrique,