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Diabetes pilot shows promise for remote communities

Diabetes pilot shows promise for remote communities

  BY NORM TOLLINSKY A diabetes pilot program that relies on community health workers to provide support in four remote First Nation communities in northwestern Ontario is being proposed as… Read more »

School repurposed for centre of ground-breaking medical research in Sudbury

School repurposed for centre of ground-breaking medical research in Sudbury

  BY HEIDI ULRICHSEN A former elementary school in Sudbury might not seem like an obvious choice for a medical research facility, but that’s exactly where Health Sciences North Research… Read more »

Timmins physicians mark 30 years of practice

Timmins physicians mark 30 years of practice

Timmins physicians mark 30 years of practice For Dr. Nancy Woods and Dr. Larry Malo, their tenure in Timmins was only supposed to last five years. But three decades after… Read more »

Trading concrete for community

Trading concrete for community

Sault pathologist enjoys quality of life Life is good in Sault Ste. Marie for Dr. Christa Cassalman and her family. A Woody Boat is docked in the water of their… Read more »

Boating to work just one of the perks

Boating to work just one of the perks

Kenora’s Dr. Kyle calls himself a “general physician” It wasn’t the first time Dr. Brad Kyle has whipped across Kenora Bay in a motorboat with a visiting physician sitting in… Read more »

Human Kinetics students gain global experience

Human Kinetics students gain global experience

Health Promotion and Outdoor Adventure Leadership students get a taste of Mongolia’s desert steppes Northern Ontario students contemplating a career in medicine, physical therapy or occupational therapy have a number… Read more »

College serves needs of Francophone community

College serves needs of Francophone community

Consortium fills gaps in health sciences education Collège Boréal’s suite of French-language health-care programs helps to ensure francophone patients across the country are served in their preferred language. There are… Read more »

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