Copy
Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. Forward this email to a colleague
HRResources.ca

Stay Connected:



Follow us on Twitter and be notified of new jobs as soon as they are posted: Twitter.com/LongwoodsJobs
Healthcare Leadership and Nursing positions added daily on jobs.Longwoods.com. Click here to see them all or add your own positions.

HealthAchieve2013 is next week. Have you registered yet?

It's Patient Safety Week in Canada - October 28 to November 1, 2013




CEO X 1 Day Launches in Canada: a unique initiative, exclusive to Odgers Berndtson, that gives third and fourth year university students an opportunity to spend a day in the shoes of a senior executive. Through a rigorous selection process, Odgers Berndtson will identity undergraduate students with outstanding leadership potential and match them with a CEO from a leading Canadian organization. Find out more at www.ceox1day.ca



 


From the Longwoods Archives

Fat Zombies, Pleistocene Tastes, Autophilia and the "Obesity Epidemic"
The aging population has become a classic "zombie," an idea that is intellectually dead but refuses to be buried. It is constantly revived to stalk through public discussion because it is intuitively plausible, and because it serves to distract attention from the serious questions of why clinical practice has been changing and whether the benefits justify the increasing costs.

Myths, "Zombies" and "Damned Lies" Plague Canadian Healthcare Systems: What's a Researcher to Do?
… an outright battle against what researchers Morris Barer and Robert Evans have candidly referred to as "damned lies" and healthcare "zombies" - false ideas that have embarrassingly little support from the research evidence but just won't die.

Subscribe to any of the Longwoods Journals here


Transitions

  • Dr. Vivian McAlister to A.D. McLachlin Professor, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, Western, London, ON
  • Lisa Lemon to Advancement Director, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, ON
  • Robert Strasser to (reappointed) Dean, Northern Ontario School of Medicine, Sudbury, ON
  • Dr. Homer Yang to Director, Professionalism, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON
  • Dr. Thierry Mesana to President and CEO, University of Ottawa Heart Institute, Ottawa, ON
  • Hussein Lalani to Manager, Technical Safety Unit, Public Safety Branch, Ontario Ministry of Consumer Services, Toronto, ON
  • Erin Selby to Minister of Health, Government of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB
  • Leo Glavine to Minister of Health, Government of Nova Scotia, Halifax, NS
  • Dr. Kevin Imrie to President Elect, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, Ottawa, ON
  • Dr. Phillip Wattam to Assistant Dean, Distributed Medical Education, Department of Medicine, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON
  • William Rice to CEO and Chairman of the Board, Lorus Therapeutics, Toronto, ON
  • Chris Eagle steps down as CEO of Alberta Health Services, Calgary, AB
  • Duncan Campbell to Acting CEO, Alberta Health Services, Calgary, AB
  • Dr. Gregory Cairncross to Scientific Director, Southern Alberta Cancer Research Institute, University of Calgary, Calgary, ABDr. Robin Armstrong to Board of Directors, Canadian Arthritis Network, Toronto, ON
  • Jeff Davis to Board of Directors, Canadian Arthritis Network, Toronto, ON
  • Robert Vigneault to Chief Manager, Hospital Authority, Hong Kong, CH
  • Vanessa Ambtman-Smith to Community Engagement Consultant, Toronto Central LHIN, Toronto, ON
  • Linda Davis to President and Chief Executive Officer of Northumberland Hills Hospital (NHH), Northumberland County, ON 
  • Sonia Ng to Consulting Manager of the Healthcare and Not for Profit Group at Optimus | SBR, Toronto, ON
  • Peter van der Velden to Chairman of the Board, Vendorlink, Toronto, ON
  • Michael Dreben to Chief Operating Officer, Vendorlink, Toronto, ON
  • Étienne O'Connor to Director of Business Development, Quebec and Eastern Canada, Vendorlink, Toronto, ON
Find more of the latest transitions in healthcare here.

Don’t forget; we don’t make these up. Please send your promotions, appointments, retirements and other transitions to transitions@longwoods.comOur transitions come from sources we believe to be reliable. We do not guarantee that they are correct. But we are rarely wrong.


Careers

Jobs.Longwoods.com specializes in Healthcare Executive and Leadership Postings, and Nurse jobs. Click here to see the latest positions

Featured Careers

Our busy careers site, jobs.Longwoods.com, is the ideal place to advertise positions in healthcare. This site is not only Canada wide, but world wide, and is exclusively for the healthcare profession. Hundreds of healthcare recruiters use the site to recruit top candidates and close to a thousand job seekers are registered users. Hundreds of thousands of visitors to this site make it the most popular page on Longwoods.
Follow jobs.longwoods.com on Twitter and see the jobs as soon as they are posted: Twitter.com/LongwoodsJobs

Advertise free on jobs.Longwoods.com for front line/bedside nurses. Click here for details.

For more information go to Jobs.Longwoods.com or email Susan Hale here

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 2013, 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