Media Advisories

  • April 27, 2018
    The world is confronted with the rising epidemics of cardiovascular disease, cancer, and aging. Without strategies to address these emerging epidemics the world faces disastrous consequences. Are human sufferings, economic challenges and national insecurity inevitable, or can they be prevented? On...
  • April 5, 2018
    Heart disease is the leading cause of premature death for women in Canada.  Women are 5 times more likely to die from heart disease than breast cancer. Two-thirds of heart disease and stroke clinical research trials don’t include equal representation of women. National and international experts and...
  • January 16, 2018
    Tobacco is Canada’s leading cause of preventable disease, disability and death. National and international authorities will be gathering in Ottawa during the 10th Annual Ottawa Conference on Smoking Cessation, Canada’s...