Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. Forward this email to a colleague
  Like Back to School | HR Resources Vol.7 No.18 | September 4, 2014 on Facebook share on Twitter

Back to School

Follow us on Twitter and be notified of new jobs as soon as they are posted
100+ career opportunities
Post a position

Longwoods' Events

Upcoming Breakfast with the Chiefs: Registration is now open here

 Next Week - September 11, 2014 with Richard Alvarez

 September 17, 2014 with Dr. Stephen Duckett

  October 22, 2014 with Timothy Caulfield and Dr. Danielle Martin

From the Longwoods Archives

Back-to-School Health and the New E-parents by Neil Seeman
"Back-to-School-itis" is hard not only on kids, but on parents, too. What are parents worried about most this week, and why? Online conversations among parents - (a.k.a. "mommy" and "daddy" blogs) - tell a story worth examining. Parents' real worries may not be the ones to which the mainstream media and opinion leaders pay heed. To hear the media tell it, parents' concerns involve mainly physical injury.

Just Released! HealthcarePapers 13.4: Understanding the Gap between Desire for and Use of Consumer Health Solutions
Subscribe to any of the Longwoods Journals here
Follow us on Twitter and be notified of new jobs as soon as they are posted:
Healthcare Leadership and Nursing positions added daily on jobs.Longwoods.comClick here to see them all or add your own positions.


  • Dr. Chris Simpson to President of the Canadian Medical Association, Ottawa, ON
  • Dr. Cindy Forbes to President-Elect of the Canadian Medical Association, Ottawa, ON
  • Margaret Betty to Assistant Professor, Northern School of Medicine, Sudbury, ON
  • Janice Charette to Clerk of the Privy Council, Government of Canada, Ottawa, ON
  • Terry Klassen to Department Head, Pediatrics and Medical Director, Child Health Program, Centre of Healthcare Innovation, Winnipeg, MB
  • Michelle Fiander to Knowledge Synthesis Information Specialist, Centre of Healthcare Innovation, Winnipeg, MB
  • Meghan Azad to Review Manager, Knowledge Synthesis Platform, Centre of Healthcare Innovation, Winnipeg, MB
  • Salah Mahmum to Director, Clinical Trials Platform, Centre of Healthcare Innovation, Winnipeg, MB
  • Dr. Jocelyn Côté to Assistant Dean Research and Special Projects, U of Ottawa, Faculty of Medicine, Ottawa, ON
  • Sandy Hafez to Department of Medicine Assistant, Department of Medicine, U of Calgary, Alberta Health Services, Calgary, AB
  • Dr. Marcello Tonelli to Professor, Associate VP Research, Sr. Associate Dean Clinical Research, Department of Medicine, U of Calgary, Alberta Health Services, Calgary, AB
  • Shannon (Pugh) MacDonald to Vice President, Communications, External Affairs & Government Relations at Johnson & Johnson, Markham, ON
  • Dr. Jeremy B. Desai to President and CEO, Apotex, Toronto, ON
  • Sandra L. Hanington to the Board of Directors of Extendicare Inc., Markham, ON
  • Shawn Patrick O’Brien to President & CEO of Cipher Pharmaceuticals, Mississauga, ON
  • Stéphane Lassignardie to General Manager of AbbVie Canada, Pointe-Claire, QC
  • Matt Varey to Chairman of the Board of Directors, Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Canada, North York, ON
  • Pat Dooley to the Interior Health Authority Board, Nelson, BC
  • Karli Farrow to VP, Strategy, People and Corporate Governance, Trillium Health Partners, Mississauga, ON
  • Tracy Kitch to President and CEO, IWK Health Centre, Halifax, NS
  • Dr. Madhukar Pai to Director Global Health Programs, McGill University, Montreal, QC
  • Monica McDougall to Executive Director, Lachine Hospital Foundation, Lachine, QC
  • Mark Crowther to Chair, Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine, McMaster, Hamilton, ON
Our transitions come from sources we believe to be reliable. We do not guarantee that they are correct. But we are rarely wrong.
Tell us what you think or what you would like included. Just email the editor.

Sign up for the HR Resources Newsletter, free every other Thursday.

Sign up for the Longwoods™ eLetter, free each Tuesday with news, ideas, policies, best practices in healthcare and more. 

For Recruiting Ad Rates and further information on recruiting, click here. For this week’s transitions and appointments in healthcare, click here.

While every care has been exercised in compiling this material, Longwoods™ Publishing accepts no responsibility for errors or omissions, but welcomes suggested amendments or additions.

This material is subject to copyright and other considerations. 

Copyright 2014, Longwoods™ Publishing Corporation, all rights reserved.Please read our Privacy Policy

260 Adelaide Street East No. 8, Toronto, Ontario Canada M5A 1N1 | T: 416-864-9667 F: 416-368-4443 

Readers can opt out anytime. To Unsubscribe click on the link at the bottom of this page

Home | About Us | Subscriptions | Healthcare Jobs | Nurse Jobs | Advertising Information Contact Us