Professor Himick studies the fossil fuel divestment movement, where activists are questioning what profitable investments are and arguing that profitability need not take precedence over environmental sustainability
University of Ottawa researchers have launched a study on Ontario francophones’ views on virtual care services, such as teleconsultations or mobile health apps, to see if they’re useful and acceptable.
Researchers at Sunnybrook Research Institute, The Ottawa Hospital/University of Ottawa, The University of British Columbia, The University of Alberta and Harvard Medical School have published a new commentary in the Journal of Medical Screening that confirms significant flaws in two Canadian trials conducted in the 1980’s which found that mammograms for women in their 40s did not reduce death rates from breast cancer.
Loneliness and isolation are two of the devastating side-effects of the pandemic, with seniors and people living with physical or mental health issues being particularly affected. To combat this, two medical students started COVID Performers