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Much of the research undertaken with data available through the CRDCN is health related. This section was developed to help you find relevant news, publications, and videos. The main datasets used to examine health issues are also listed.



CRDCN webinar on major depression with Scott Patten

You can now register online to attend our second webinar which will be held on January 22, at 1PM EST. Scott Patten will review the most recent epidemiologic data about major depression and discuss how they call for newer ways of understanding depressive disorders.

7 January 2013 - 11:34am |

CRDCN webinar

If you missed it, the audio recording of Logan McLeod’s webinar on “Income-related horizontal inequities in physician use by asthmatics and diabetics: evidence using linked administrative data from Ontario” as well as his PowerPoint presentation are now available in our KT corner.

30 November 2012 - 2:44pm |

Health Effect of Guaranteed Annual Income

The Town with No Poverty: Health Effects of Guaranteed Annual Income featuring the work of Manitoba RDC academic director Evelyn Forget was recently released by the Population Change and Life Course cluster in its Policy Brief series. Originally published in Canadian Public Policy, her analysis of an original Manitoba experiment conducted in the 1970s reveals that guaranteed annual income could significantly reduce health care costs by improving population health.

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