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Civil Society appeals to policymakers to declare malnutrition as a medical emergency

Almost eight million children in India are severely malnourished and have nine times higher risk of death compared to normal children. These children deserve to live. In January 2015 over 100 organisations and individuals collectively urged the government to take action and save the lives of children with Severe Acute Malnutrition (SAM) through the Generation Nutrition Campaign.

Published: 27Jul2015

Lean Six Sigma Green Belt for Healthcare

New dates will be announced soon

The cost of these training sessions is $1800.00 CDN

For any inquiries please contact aboussetta [at] live [dot] ca (Alex Boussetta)

The Program for Operations Excellence is proud to be offering its first training course on Lean Si Sigma Healthcare. Instructor Alex Boussetta already successfully piloted this training in private sessions given to healthcare professionals.

"Diffusion of a collaborative care model in primary care: a longitudinal qualitative study," BMC Family Practice

Authors: Vedel, Isabelle; Ghadi, Veronique; de Stampa, Matthieu; Routelous, Christelle; Bergman, Howard; Ankri, Joel; Lapointe, Liette

Publication: BMC Family Practice, 2013


Published: 16May2013


The MDIIM Health Initiative plans on hosting several workshops each academic term. These sessions will bring together healthcare providers, administrators and policy makers, as well as private companies and NGOs, to discuss the most significant challenges to positive health outcomes among citizens, including challenges faced by the healthcare system as a whole. Moreover, the Health Initiative plans on creating an Expert Panel in Global HealthCare Initiatives for mentorship opportunities.

"Opening the black box of clinical collaboration in integrated care models for frail, elderly patients," Gerontologist

Authors: De Stampa, Matthieu; Vedel, Isabelle; Bergman, Howard; Novella, Jean Luc; Lechowski, Laurent; Ankri, Joël C.; Lapointe, Liette

Publication: Gerontologist, April 2013


Published: 27Mar2013