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What do you think about setting the minimum legal age for using pot at 18? Our very own Rebecca Haines-Saah weighs in on CBC Calgary.

Cardiology resident Dr. Derek Chew recently (supervised by Dr. Derek Exner and mentored by Dr. Braden Manns) received an honourable mention in the American College of Cardiology’s Young Investigator Awards in the category of Outcomes Research.

Who faces highest risk of ending up in emergency rooms? Using health data to ward off unnecessary hospital visits? Master's student Colin Weaver (supervised by Tyler Williamson) wants to find out. 

Unleashing healthcare innovation in Canada - Featuring Dr. David Naylor


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