Posts relating to the project work going on at the eHealth Strategy Office.
By Justyna Berzowska on April 3, 2014
Do you know anyone working to manage diabetes, cardiovascular disease, or another chronic condition? Ever wonder if home telehealth could be helpful or worry that it’s overhyped? The results of a CIHR-funded knowledge synthesis on home telehealth in chronic disease management have been published in the April 2014 issue of the peer-reviewed Journal of Telemedicine […]
By Michael Lim on February 7, 2014
As highlighted by Dr. Davidicus Wong in his Vancouver Courier column, the My Health My Community survey is looking to get your input on your health and the health of the communities you live, work and play in. If you live in the Vancouver Coastal Health or Fraser Health regions and you have not completed […]
By janicetian on November 7, 2013
Interactive, fast-paced and fun summed up iCON’s November booth at the semi-annual Volunteer Opportunities Fair. Held by the UBC Student Society’s AMS Volunteer Connect program, booths were set up by various lower mainland organizations in the Student Union Building – the heart of UBC campus. Organizations were vying to engage leaders who were also equally […]
By janicetian on November 1, 2013
Thanks to all our participants, speakers, partners, sponsors, supporters, students, volunteers, and everyone who made this event such a success!
By Vivian Wong on October 23, 2013
The iCON Project is excited to host an interactive forum focusing on diabetes and cardiovascular health. Join us in Surrey and learn about disease prevention, symptoms, and strategies to keep your mind healthy and effective tips for self-care. The forum will be presented in Punjabi. Living Well With Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease The Grand Taj Banquet Hall, […]
By allisonb on September 6, 2013
mDAWN is a study which explores how SMS text messaging, online resources, and biosensors can be used to help people with Type-2 diabetes get the information they need to stay healthy.
By Vivian Wong on August 22, 2013
Tune into Fairchild Radio AM 1470 with popular radio and television personality Deborah Moore for an exclusive interview with Dr. Tigerson Young, Dr. Kendall Ho, Barbara Ho from the iCON Project! They will be discussing the concept of eHealth, iCON’s upcoming diabetes forum at the Health Fair 2013 and perks of being a member of the […]