CANM and Michener join forces to optimize patient care

An increase in the availability of intraoperative neurophysiological monitoring (IONM) professionals will provide more surgeons with the opportunity to have IONM expertise as part of their surgical team. TORONTO — The Canadian Association of Neurophysiological Monitoring (CANM), the national body representing intraoperative neurophysiological monitoring (IONM) professionals in Canada, and The Michener Institute for Applied Health Sciences…

Michener students getting a leg-up in quality improvement

Students at The Michener Institute, an academic partner dedicated to supporting Ontario’s healthcare system, are getting a hands-on introduction into quality improvement (QI) through a new partnership with the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI). Launched in July 2014 to first- and second-year students in response to the increasingly important role healthcare professionals play in QI…

Dr. Samir Sinha receives Honorary Diploma in Health Sciences

TORONTO — The Board of Governors of The Michener Institute for Applied Health Sciences has announced that Dr. Samir Sinha, one of Ontario’s preeminent healthcare leaders and a champion of health of older Canadians, is this year’s recipient of Michener’s Honorary Diploma in Health Sciences. “Without question, Dr. Sinha has played a major part in…

Michener partners with Elekta to advance radiation therapy simulation

Elekta, a human care company pioneering significant innovations and clinical solutions for treating cancer and brain disorders, and The Michener Institute for Applied Health Sciences are enhancing the simulation experiences for the next generation of radiation therapists thanks to the addition of Clarity® to Michener’s radiation therapy training suite. Clarity, installed with one of Michener’s…