Apr 25, 2017

Providing easier access to eating disorder programs

Victoria Wiebe’s blog discusses why the Toronto-based, non-profit support centre, Sheena’s Place, is a model to follow.
Apr 12, 2017

The future of medicine: Looking beyond the next four years

Alexander Smith, an Ivey Research Associate, wrote a blog discussing how current major health-care decisions lack vision, and fail to consider health-system transformations and new models of care.
Mar 16, 2017

Michael Rouse | How to implement a wellness program

Associate Professor Michael Rouse discusses the return on investment of employee wellness programs, research he has developed in partnership with Sun Life, in an interview with Your Workplace magazine.
Mar 3, 2017

Establishing support strategies for Canadian caregivers

In her blog on Canadian caregivers, Zoha Khan discusses the need for increased financial aid and caregiver support from the government.
Feb 15, 2017

Housing for health

Joie Chow discusses the health concerns that arise from FNMI overcrowding, due to the lack of housing infrastructure.
Feb 1, 2017

Improving musculoskeletal care in the emergency room

Emma Pearson, a Student Research Analyst at the Ivey International Centre for Health Innovation and a Kinesiology student at Western University, wrote a blog discussing the benefits of incorporating specialized health professionals, like physiotherapists, in the ER.
Jan 16, 2017

Cheryl Ying Yip | Referrals must place patients first

Cheryl Ying Yip, a research analyst with the Ivey International Centre for Health Innovation and Masters of Management of Applied Science student at Western University, wrote a blog about strengthening the communications across referrals.
Dec 19, 2016

Creating stand-alone surgical clinics

Ivey Health Centre Student Research Analyst Robbie Sparrow wrote a blog about an alternative to long wait times for elective surgeries in Ontario hospitals: Ambulatory Surgery Centres (ASCs).
Dec 13, 2016

Enabling innovation in health care

At an Ivey International Centre for Health Innovation event on November 29, Enabling innovation in health care in the next five years, a panel of experts discussed how to foster innovation in health care.
Nov 29, 2016

The argument for global health

Kaitlin Saxton, a Research Analyst with the Ivey International Centre for Health Innovation, writes about the importance of both developing and developed countries in global health-care plans in her blog, The argument for global health in our local setting.