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CAE merges ultrasound training with holograms

MONTREAL – CAE Healthcare has announced the release of CAE VimedixAR, an ultrasound training simulator integrated with the Microsoft HoloLens, the world’s first self-contained holographic computer. CAE Healthcare will be the first company to bring a commercial Microsoft HoloLens application...

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Health privacy seminar will update your know-how

TORONTO – Having a clear understanding of current privacy laws in healthcare, your risks and how to manage them is critical. Get up to date with the rules and regulations by attending the 2017 Legal Guide to Privacy & Information...

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Seminars teach skills in negotiating IT agreements

TORONTO – Do you have the skills and confidence to negotiate and draft an effective IT agreement? The Osgoode Certificate in Negotiating and Drafting IT Agreements will be held January 31 – March 9, 2017, in Downtown Toronto. There will...

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Seminars teach skills in negotiating IT agreements

TORONTO – Do you have the skills and confidence to negotiate and draft an effective IT agreement? The Osgoode Certificate in Negotiating and Drafting IT Agreements will be held January 31 – March 9, 2017, in Downtown Toronto. There will...

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Educational website helps physicians and trainees sharpen their skills

A tutorial-based website, called TeachingMedicine.com, provides physicians and trainees with the means to acquire and practice medical skills – especially their abilities in diagnostic interpretation, such as ECG, chest X-ray, echocardiography and ultrasound interpretation. The participants then get valuable immediate feedback...

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Shriners Hospital opens leading-edge simulation centre

MONTREAL – The Shriners Hospital for Children – Canada has opened a Pediatric Simulation Centre that includes a host of patient simulation tools. The Centre delivers high-fidelity, realistic simulations for surgical, medical, nursing, respiratory therapy and allied health practitioners. It offers...

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MUHC, industry to train students in surgical tech

MONTREAL – The McGill University Health Centre has received a $1.6 million grant to fund a new project that will provide inter-disciplinary training to students in the field of surgical robotics. The project will also aim to produce new surgical...

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Dual Code provides online education to Canadian hospitals

Ottawa-based Dual Code Inc., an eLearning company, has formed a partnership with HealthCareCAN, formerly known as the Canadian Healthcare Association, to build a nationwide, open collaboration network that enables hospitals and healthcare organizations to share eLearning content. The Montfort Hospital, in...

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