Can-Change member Justin Presseau part of a new Canadian network for better researching and responding to the global threat COVID-19 variants pose

Aimed to create a national network for better researching and responding to the global threat COVID-19 variants pose will enable the real-time assessment of both the immune response to the virus variants and whether these variants are resistant to existing vaccines. The findings will provide decision makers with guidance regarding drug therapy, vaccine effectiveness, and other public health strategies.

CanChange member Dr. Gary Garber testifies before Ontario’s independent commission into long-term care

Dr. Gary Garber, former medical director of infection prevention and control at Public Health Ontario, told the Ontario long-term care commission that the agency had significant infection prevention and control expertise but that they did not go to long-term care homes suffering from the earliest outbreaks in the province — some of which became among the deadliest — over bureaucratic concerns.

Soins psychosociaux du diabète – Série de balados

Medicine Matters Diabetes met en lumière l’impact des problèmes psychosociaux sur les soins du diabète dans une série de sept balados. Les principaux thèmes discutés comprennent le traitement de la détresse liée au diabète, l’impact psychologique de l’hypoglycémie, l’utilisation des technologie pour le diabète, la prise de médicaments optimale et conforme, le désengagement envers le diabète et l’impact psychosocial de la COVID-19 chez les patients diabétiques.