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  • 2017
    Published in Future Health, a quarterly publication of Canadians for Health Research in Spring 2017
  • CHR remains in the midst of a major administrative transition as the management of the office is being prepared for outsourcing to the Toronto-based firm Absolute Events. This move is expected to be a cost-effective approach to maintaining internal operations,
    while not in any way altering the organization’s familiar presence and activities for its donors and the public. Absolute Events...

    2016
    Published in Future Health, a quarterly publication of Canadians for Health Research in Winter 2016
  • Scientists have identified a gene in the French-Canadian population that predisposes them to the development of intracranial aneurysm (IA), a potentially life threatening neurological condition that is responsible for approximately 500,000 deaths worldwide per year, half of which occur in people less than 50 years of age.

    Using genetic analysis, the team of researchers found rare...

    2016
    Published in Future Health, a quarterly publication of Canadians for Health Research in Winter 2016