Longwoods Breakfast Series

Longwoods Breakfast Series with the Chiefs Digital Compassion: Do you have a choice? Watch this riveting panel discussion (Taped on May 17th, 2022). Featuring AMS Community Members: Brian Hodges, AMS Strategic Advisor, David Wiljer, AMS Funding Recipient, Gillian Strudwick, AMS Board member and Moderated by AMS Board Member, Will Falk

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AMS Healthcare Announces New CEO

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AMS Healthcare Announces New CEO Gail Paech’s Legacy at AMS Healthcare After ten years at the helm of AMS Healthcare, Gail Paech will be ending her tenure on June 30th, 2022.  In the past decade she has grown AMS from an organization focused on the history of medicine, into one committed not only to broadly…

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Insulin 100 Symposium

On May 3, 2022, The Toronto Medical Historical Club celebrated the 100th anniversary of the discovery of insulin with a symposium. AMS Healthcare was honoured to be one of the sponsors of Banting, Bliss, and Beyond: A Century of Science and Care and of the Historical Workshop on J.J.R Macleod. The symposium was held at…

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AMS Announces 2021 History of Medicine Awardees

AMS is very pleased to announce our ten 2021 research grant and fellowship award recipients. The AMS History of Medicine and Healthcare Awards Program promotes scholarship, teaching, and public interest in history of healthcare, disease, and medicine. The Program incorporates 3 types of awards: Post-Doctoral Fellowships of $45,000, Doctoral Completion Awards of $25,000, and Project…

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AMS Podcast: Good Tech, Compassionate Healthcare

Good tech, compassionate healthcare podcast

Podcast: Good Tech, Compassionate Healthcare We host conversations between leading researchers, scientists, and healthcare providers as they confront the challenges in our healthcare system, especially in the face of the pandemic. All Episodes Compassion in Digital Mental Health In this conversation Nelson Shen NHA, PhD, and Daniel Buchman PhD, RSW discuss patient data privacy and…

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AMS Announces 2021 Compassion and Artificial Intelligence Grant Awardees

AMS Healthcare is very pleased to announce the 2021 awardees in our Compassion and AI Grants funding program. These nine remarkable individuals, and their multidisciplinary teams, were selected by an external expert review panel. Their work will help transform healthcare by ensuring that technologies are enabling of healthcare’s compassionate purpose.   This innovative grant program will support…

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2022 Funding Opportunities

AMS Healthcare Funding in Compassion and Artifical Intelligence I am interested in a Fellowship I AM INTERESTED IN A GRANT 2021 Fellow announcement Fellowships Program Eligibility Key Dates Testimonials Resources Program Does your work help answer the question, “How can digital technology and artificial intelligence change the healthcare we provide?” If you are early to…

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AMS Announces 2021 Fellows in Compassion and Artificial Intelligence

AMS Healthcare is excited to announce the 2021 Research Fellows in Compassion and Artificial Intelligence. These 12 outstanding individuals, from across multiple disciplines, have been selected by an external expert review panel as leaders and innovators to address the challenges facing healthcare. The “AMS Compassion and AI” program focusses on promoting the integration of digital…

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