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Kevin J. Leonard Award 2019

Kevin J. Leonard Award 2019On May 1, 2019, Kayleigh Gordon was presented with the sixth annual "Kevin J. Leonard Award" by  Kevin's widow, Sandra Dalziel (picture above with Kayleigh and eHealth Innovation Lead, Dr. Joseph Cafazzo) in collaboration with University of...

UHN establishes Wolfond Chair in Digital Health

TORONTO – The University Health Network is proud to announce the establishment of the Wolfond Chair in Digital Health, along with the inaugural Chair holder, Dr. Joseph Cafazzo. The Chair, one of the first of its kind in Canada, is an important step forward in...

Kevin J. Leonard Award 2018

Sandra Dalziel and eHealth Innovation Executive Director Dr. Joseph Cafazzo join Patrick Ware, 2018 recipient of the “Kevin J. Leonard Award” in the Leonard Library on May 17, 2018. The “Kevin J. Leonard Award” is presented annually by the University of Toronto’s...

The Intern Experience 2017

Over the summer, we sat down with some of our most recent interns, Maya, Lauren and Hiba, to get their take on what it is like to be part of the eHealth Innovation team. Over the past 15 years, we have opened our doors and welcomed interns from different programs and...

eHI at HL7® FHIR® Developer Days 2017!

We are excited to announce that the eHI team will be at HL7® FHIR® Developer Days 2017! Whether you are a developer, architect or product manager, Dev Days is a great chance to come together and test and develop your implementation, side by side with others who have a...

Ned App: A fresh take on clinical trial protocol.

The Ned team have been busy over the past few months, designing a fresh protocol for the app’s first clinical trial. Lead by PhD candidate, Quynh Pham and supported by eHI Lead, Dr. Joseph Cafazzo and Urologic Oncologist, Dr. Andrew Feifer, the trial seeks to gain a...

Kevin J. Leonard Award 2017

Sandra Dalziel and Centre Lead Dr. Joseph Cafazzo join Quynh Pham, 2017 recipient of the “Kevin J. Leonard Award” in the Centre’s Leonard Library on May 10, 2017. The “Kevin J. Leonard Award” is presented annually by the University of Toronto’s Institute of Health...

International Women’s Day – Women in Tech!

I recount my conversation with Jessica Lim about what makes the Centre a great place for women in tech, since today we celebrate International Women’s Day. I was intrigued to hear about my fellow colleague’s perspective on women in technology and especially since she...

Student Spotlight: Raghad Abdulmajeed

We attract the brightest minds fulfilling their academic pursuits in an environment that fosters growth and innovation. Raghad Abdulmajeed is completing her thesis to evaluate wearable heart rate and activity trackers for remote monitoring of patients with heart...

Summer Students & Interns

This summer, we’re ecstatic to have 10 new students & interns join our Centre! Coming from a wide-range of backgrounds, they are applying their knowledge and skills to a number of different projects. Working closely with Centre staff, they are gaining unparalleled...

Harnessing the potential of mobile health apps

At the Centre, we are developing life-changing technologies that can better patients’ lives and alleviate burdens on our healthcare system. However, implementing health technologies can be a slow process. Our Dr. Emily Seto talks about some of these challenges, and...

FedDev Ontario Invests in Healthcare Innovation

Canadians will soon benefit from improved health‑care options to support the management of chronic disease as a result of a $15 million investment to York University and partners, Southlake Regional Health Centre and the University Health Network. This investment by...