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AMS past Hannah Chair Jackie Duffin honoured with Order of Canada for career contributions


Jacalyn Duffin, held the Hannah Chair in the History of Medicine at Queen’s University, from 1988 to 2017. She was appointed as a Member of the Order of Canada for “her leadership as an academic and mentor in the field of medical history.”

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700+ registered for first-of-its-kind virtual nursing symposium


Nurses need and want information about the potential impacts of artificial intelligence (AI) on patients, families, and caregivers. Check out the sessions from this AMS/RNAO virtual symposium to learn how to influence the development, deployment, and evaluation of these technologies.

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AMS thrilled with new Board appointments


AMS Board Chair, Nick Busing is pleased to announce the appointment of Vanessa Gruben and Kumanan Wilson as new Board Directors. Learn about their research interests and the skills they’ll bring to our organization.

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New for 2020: Fellowships in compassion and artificial intelligence


New for 2020: Ten one-year fellowships (up to $75,000) for early and mid-career academic researchers and regulated healthcare professionals. Study and develop expertise/competence in the impact of DT/AI on compassionate care.

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AMS Healthcare announces historic first


AMS is pleased to announce the historic appointment of Dr. Darrel Manitowabi as the NOSM-AMS Hannah Chair in the History of Indigenous Health and Indigenous Traditional Medicine for a five year renewable term effective July 1, 2020.

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AMS addresses compassion and AI in the age of COVID-19


The AMS Community has championed compassionate care in a technological world for some time, none more important than in the face of today’s pandemic.

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We regularly partner with world-class organizations to bring you exceptional offerings in technology and compassionate care as well as in the history of medicine.

From globally-renowned research institutes and healthcare delivery organizations to leading educational establishments, our partners all seek to improve the state of healthcare by making caring for people its focal point. Together, we offer conferences and events, research funding, scholorships and more.

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