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February 26, 2019

New research looks at how to integrate peer support workers into clinical settings

Gillian Mulvale says the lived experience can improve the quality of care across the health system.

October 24, 2017

Rethinking care in the digital age: The health industry braces for a revolution at work

For young people entering the profession today, there is not nearly enough training in what their future jobs will look like.

October 11, 2017

The cost of cancer: DeGroote study aims to address financial burden on Canadian patients

Christopher Longo: "I wanted to put together a comprehensive picture of the financial impact on those with a cancer diagnosis."

September 21, 2017

Get moving: DeGroote-led team studies barriers to wearable technology among older adults

For the first time, Canada has more seniors, 5.9 million, than children. Are older Canadians receptive to using wearable technology?

May 31, 2017

Managing a crisis: Student-driven ‘HealthIM’ software receives $500K from Ontario government

HealthIM, developed in part by McMaster eHealth student Daniel Hirdes, connects people in a crisis to healthcare and community services.

January 30, 2017

From classroom to operating room, Mariner Endosurgery is changing surgery performance

One of the brains behind this transformative shift is DeGroote MBA candidate Mitch Wilson.

March 21, 2016

Niagara EMS Deputy Chief praises DeGroote’s MHM program

The skills Rick Ferron acquired through the Master of Health Management program significantly contributed to his career advancement.

March 25, 2015

Akanksha Kulshreshtha: The doctor is in. From MBA to MD, a student’s journey into medicine

Hospitals are in the business of caring for the community. Akanksha Kulshreshtha uses her MBA as tool on her quest to become a doctor.