Jun 16, 2017

Optimizing health care in Canada

Watch highlights from the Idea Forum on the barriers to efficient and cost-effective health care and the opportunities for optimizing health-system operations.
Jun 15, 2017

Shirlee Sharkey conferred with honorary degree of Doctor of Laws

Ivey International Centre for Health Innovation Advisory Council Member, Ms. Shirlee Sharkey, is conferred with an honorary degree of Doctor of Laws
Jun 13, 2017

Creating partnerships between various health systems

Andrew Scarffe, Research Associate at the Ivey International Centre for Health Innovation, wrote a blog discussing the creation of mutually beneficial partnerships between various health systems.
May 30, 2017

Health-care challenges and their solutions

David Barrett, MBA ’04, PhD ’14, the Executive Director of the Ivey International Centre for Health Innovation, and Research Associate Alexander Smith, HBA ’13, led an event examining the barriers to efficient and cost-effective health care.
May 26, 2017

Big data in electronic health records

Electronic health record (EHR) systems collect a wide range of data, including patient information, lists of medications, test results, and medical histories. The amount of data stored is colossal, but is it helping physicians or slowing them down?
May 15, 2017

David Barrett Named as Chair of the Bone and Joint Institute, Research and Business Advisory Committee

David Barrett Named as Chair of the Bone and Joint Institute, Research and Business Advisory Committee.
May 11, 2017

Public safety and the fentanyl crisis

Research Associate Andrew Scarffe and Associate Professor David Barrett discuss the opioid crisis and the need for government action.
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.