May 2018 News


[image]

Interstellar Initiative Award

Congratulations to Dr. Pingzhao Hu of the CHI Data Science team, who was selected for the 2018 Interstellar Initiative. This is a joint program between the New York Academy of Sciences and the Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development, which recognizes “the world's most promising Early Career Investigators in the fields of cancer, neuroscience and artificial intelligence."

[more] twitter icon facebook icon



[image]

Closing A Critical HIV Prevention Gap

Demonstrating safety and effective delivery of daily oral pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) as part of an HIV combination preventive intervention for sex workers in Kolkata and Mysore-Mandya, India

[more] twitter icon facebook icon



[image]

First efforts to optimize nursing see success

Long-time staff member Sharon Rempel looks after a patient in Stonewall. Reduced overtime for staff was among the goals achieved by the IERHA pilot project to deliver a LEAN approach to quality improvement.

[more] twitter icon facebook icon



[image]

Examining the Implementation of Preoperative Diagnostic Testing Guidelines in Manitoba

In Manitoba, as in other jurisdictions, audits have shown that many patients continue to receive unnecessary preoperative testing despite the existence of a province-wide guideline. In 2015, we undertook a multi-year project to design and implement knowledge translation strategies that we hypothesized would reduce unnecessary preoperative testing.

[more] twitter icon facebook icon



All News

2019

January
February
March
April
May
June
July

2018

January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December