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Health tech: The politics and policies of remote rehabilitation

This discussion will consider how during the pandemic there has been a proliferation of new health technology initiatives that allow for remote rehabilitation outside of a formal clinic setting. Using the case studies of respiratory and reproductive care, the discussion will blend academic, policy and entrepreneurial perspectives to identify policy priorities related to responsible innovation and the commercialization of homegrown health tech.

This event is offered free of charge, in hybrid format:

Note that all in-person participants are required to demonstrate proof of vaccination against COVID-19 using McMaster University’s MacPass system.

For in-person participants, an optional carry-out light lunch will follow.

For more information, please contact Judy Manny at jmanny@nullirpp.org.


This talk is part of the IRPP’s 50th anniversary event series, What should be on Canada’s policy radar?  Held throughout the spring and fall of 2022, these panel discussions will help us to identify the challenges that our decision-makers will face in the coming years, and examine ways in which Canada can promptly address these issues.

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Date and time
April  1, 2022
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. ET
Location
Online via Zoom Webinar
In person at McMaster University
Event Type
Webinar
Registration
Free