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Working with Apple, U of T researchers to test smartwatch’s ability to help prevent heart failure

September 18, 2020

The University of Toronto’s Heather Ross, one of Canada’s top cardiologists, is seeking to miniaturize life-saving medical equipment so that it fits easily into a patient’s pocket – or around their wrist.

Global Lens, Our Community Faculty of Medicine, Hospital for Sick Children, Research & Innovation, Ted Rogers Centre for Heart Research, University Health Network
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'We knew what was coming': U of T pharmacist on working in the ICU during COVID-19

September 18, 2020

Health-care professionals working in the intensive care unit (ICU) are familiar with unpredictable and stressful situations, and complex patient loads.

Our Community Coronavirus, Anaesthesiology, Faculty of Medicine, Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, Mount Sinai Hospital, Sunnybrook Hospital
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'An unacceptable plastic future': U of T ecologists sound alarm in new study of global waterways

September 17, 2020

Ecologists at the University of Toronto are sounding the alarm after measuring the scale of human response needed to reduce future levels of plastic in the world’s aquatic ecosystems and manage what’s already floating around out there.

Breaking Research, Our Community Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, Faculty of Arts & Science, Global, Plastics, Research & Innovation, Sustainability

What’s Next? COVID-19 podcast: (Ep 27) Vivek Goel on the uptick in cases

September 17, 2020

It’s easy to get fixated on the daily numbers of COVID-19 cases reported in the media, but a clearer picture emerges if you pay attention to a broader range of indicators.

Our Community Coronavirus, COVID-19 Podcast, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, Vivek Goel
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Predator loss, climate change combine to devastate Alaskan reefs: U of T study

September 17, 2020

Alaska’s living reefs – which house an entire ecosystem – are collapsing thanks to climate change and the disappearance of sea otters, new research published in the journal Sc... Breaking Research, Our Community Arctic, Global, Sustainability, U of T Mississauga

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Why science takes so long: U of T’s Ross Upshur on our evolving understanding of COVID-19

September 16, 2020

As COVID-19 swept across the world, scientists scrambled to learn as much as they could about the new disease and share their findings with policy-makers and the public.

Global Lens, Our Community Coronavirus, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, Global
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Canadian post-secondary institutions unite to take action on anti-Black racism, Black inclusion

September 16, 2020

A one-of-its-kind national dialogue focused on taking action to address anti-Black racism and to advance Black inclusion within Canadian post-secondary education is gathering momentum.

Our Community Anti-Black Racism, Wisdom Tettey, Diversity and Inclusion, Equity, U of T Scarborough

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