Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaking at a podium outside his home

Canadian government announces $450 million in new funding to help academic research community during covid-19 pandemic. 

Health researchers in London and across Canada welcomed news that the federal government will provide urgently-needed financial support for research teams whose work has been largely shut down by the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has announced $450 million in new funding to help Canada’s academic research community during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Non-invasive ventilation mask

Non-invasive ventilation mask being tested on the frontline in London, Ontario

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Led by Lawson Health Research Institute, London Health Sciences Centre (LHSC), University Health Network (UHN) and General Dynamics Land Systems-Canada (GDLS-Canada), researchers have designed a non-invasive ventilation mask that could significantly reduce aerosolization – the production of airborne respiratory droplets that may contain viruses or bacteria – when trea