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A public health podcast produced by the National Collaborating Centre for Infectious Diseases (NCCID), "Infectious Questions" connects those with infectious disease questions to those with the answers.

Un balado sur la santé publique réalisé par le Centre de collaboration nationale des maladies infectieuses (CCNMI) et appelé « Infections en question » fait le lien entre les balados concernant les questions sur les maladies infectieuses et ceux qui offrent des réponses à ces questions.

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A public health podcast produced by the National Collaborating Centre for Infectious Diseases (NCCID), "Infectious Questions" connects those with infectious disease questions to those with the answers.

Un balado sur la santé publique réalisé par le Centre de collaboration nationale des maladies infectieuses (CCNMI) et appelé « Infections en question » fait le lien entre les balados concernant les questions sur les maladies infectieuses et ceux qui offrent des réponses à ces questions.

    EP. 19: Addressing Issues of Stigma and Discrimination for 2019-nCoV (2019-nCoV, Pt 4)

    EP. 19: Addressing Issues of Stigma and Discrimination for 2019-nCoV (2019-nCoV, Pt 4)

    In the fourth episode of this series, we delve into the issues of stigma and discrimination as they relate to 2019-nCoV, and how public health can respond. We talk with Pemma Muzumdar, a Knowledge Translation Specialist at the National Collaborating Centre for the Determinants of Health.

    • 11 min
    EP. 18: Public Health Engagement with Nurses for 2019-nCoV (2019-nCoV, Pt 3)

    EP. 18: Public Health Engagement with Nurses for 2019-nCoV (2019-nCoV, Pt 3)

    In this episode, we focus on effective public health engagement with nurses in Canada about 2019-nCoV. We speak with Dr. Claire Betker, President of the Canadian Nurses Association and the Scientific Director for the National Collaborating Centre for the Determinants of Health.

    • 11 min
    EP. 17: Infection Prevention and Control for 2019-nCoV (2019-nCoV, Pt 2)

    EP. 17: Infection Prevention and Control for 2019-nCoV (2019-nCoV, Pt 2)

    In this episode, we continue our look at the 2019 Novel Coronavirus, specifically on infection prevention and control in Canadian healthcare settings. We chat with  Dr. John Embil, an infectious disease consultant at the University of Manitoba and Medical Director for the Infection Prevention and Control program at the Health Sciences Centre hospital and the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority.

    • 8 min
    Ep. 16: Testing for 2019-nCoV (2019-nCoV, Pt 1)

    Ep. 16: Testing for 2019-nCoV (2019-nCoV, Pt 1)

    In the first episode of the series, we pose questions on Novel Coronavirus testing and diagnosis and Canada's laboratory response to Dr. Jared Bullard, an infectious disease specialist and Associate Medical Director at the Cadham Provincial Lab in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

    • 9 min
    Refugee women's health podcast

    Refugee women's health podcast

    In this episode of Infectious Questions, Shivoan & Zeeshan is joined by Ziba Miab (a doctoral student at University of Manitoba) will narrate key themes highlighted by refugee women navigating the Canadian healthcare system.

    • 6 min
    Ep. 14: Lyme disease transmission and prevention

    Ep. 14: Lyme disease transmission and prevention

    Lyme disease is a prominent issue in the media these days and a matter of concern among public health practitioners in Canada. This episode, we look at Lyme's risk of transmission and prevention strategies.
    Our guest expert is Dr. Eilish Cleary. Trained as a primary care physician, Dr. Cleary has worked in a variety of settings including Ireland, Sierra Leone and the Norway House Cree Nation in northern Manitoba. She currently works for the federal government as a community medicines specialist in First Nations and Inuit health. She spoke with NCCID's Zeeshan Qadar.
    // Our theme music is 'Weathervane' by Blue Dot Sessions [www.sessions.blue]

    • 9 min

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