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The Canadian Immunology and Biologics Research Network joins Sosido

CIBRN_LogoThe Canadian Immunology and Biologics Research Network (CIBRN) is a learning community for members with an interest in Immunology and Biologics research, with the goal to sustain an ongoing connection and, anchored in scientific discovery and expert insight, share clinical findings and professional perspectives to advance understanding in this field.(More about CIBRN.)

Welcome CIBRN! If you’d like more information about how Sosido works, see our series of 2-minute video tutorials.

The Global Network for Spirituality and Health (GNSAH) joins Sosido

GNSAH Logo-FinalGNSAH members receive their first Sosido digest this week, and other Sosido members can customize their digests to follow the research of the GNSAH community. We look forward to featuring the work of the clinicians and researchers from around the world working to enhance the provision of high quality comprehensive and compassionate care to patients and families through the integration of spirituality into health systems. GNSAH is based out of the GW Institute of Spirituality and Health (GWISH) at George Washington University. (More about GNSAH.)

Welcome GNSAH members! If you’d like more information about how Sosido works, see our series of 2-minute video tutorials.

Cross Cancer Institute joins Sosido

AHS LogoWe’re delighted to welcome the Cross Cancer Institute to Sosido. Cross Cancer Institute is the comprehensive cancer centre for northern Alberta, and is one of two tertiary cancer centres in the province, a lead centre for the province-wide prevention, research and treatment program. Members of the Cross Cancer Institute  receive their first email digest this week, and other Sosido members can customize their digests to follow the work of the Cross Cancer Institute. (Read more about the Cross Cancer Institute.)

Welcome to Sosido!

Inviting Canadian hematology/oncology departments to participate in Sosido free of charge!

Sosido is inviting hematology and oncology hospital/academic departments across Canada the opportunity to have their own community on Sosido, free of charge.

  • Stay current on the work of your department colleagues. Even though you work just down the hall, we know it can be hard to keep up with the research of your colleagues. Sosido will automatically track the publications of your department members and send out a weekly email summary of all new publications, along with news from your department and abstracts from journals you choose.
  • Raise the profile of your department. Others can follow your department’s research through Sosido, like your hospital’s foundation, university leaders and granting bodies.

Sosido is an online knowledge sharing network for healthcare associations, research groups and hospital/academic departments, started in 2011, now with over 20 groups and 10,000 individual members participating.

For more information or to set up your department community on Sosido, please contact Tanis Steward at
  • The fine print: This offer is available until December 31, 2016, to a limited number of Canadian hematology and oncology departments, on a first-come-first-served basis.


Clinical fellowship training opportunity in paediatric haematological pathology at the Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto

The Division of Haematopathology, Department of Paediatric Laboratory Medicine (DPLM) at the Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto will be offering a “clinical fellowship in paediatric haematological pathology” starting July 2017. Application deadline is September 1, 2016.

Haematopathology at Sickkids:

University of Toronto Laboratory Medicine fellowship programs:

Interested trainees can contact me directly for detailed and specific information.

Best regards,


Dr. Mohamed Abdelhaleem

Head, Division of Haematopathology

Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto

Rm 3691, 555 University Avenue

Toronto ON M5G1X8

Tel  416 813 6434

Assistant: Tracey Attfield  Tel 416 813 5691

Have a great conference CVAA!

Vascular access experts from across Canada gather in Sosido’s hometown of Vancouver this week for the 41st Annual CVAA Conference. Please come visit Sosido at our skills lab session on Wednesday afternoon or at our booth (right next to the CVAA booth in the exhibit hall). Safe travels and have a great conference!


Sosido now available to hospital and academic departments

CHUM_widget.2Sosido will scan for the publications of your hospital/ academic department or research group members (no work on your part), alert authors as soon as their articles are released, send a weekly summary of articles to all members, and provide a widget (see right) to automatically display a current and complete list of publications on your department’s website. View a 2-minute video tour of Sosido.

For more information, contact Tanis Steward at

Happy New Year!

Wishing you all the best for 2016.

Season’s greetings from Sosido

christmas_wreath_graphicWe wish you happiness and health this holiday season. Thank you for sharing your knowledge and research with Sosido over the past year. We look forward to keeping up with your work in 2016.

The Canadian Podiatric Medical Association (CPMA) joins Sosido

All_association_logos_for_blog_very_bottomPodiatrists from across Canada have joined the Sosido network, receiving their first email digest this week. Other Sosido members can customize their digests to follow the work of CPMA, dedicated to enhancing the profession of podiatry and increasing awareness among Canadians about the importance of good foot health care. (Read more about CPMA.)

Welcome CPMA members! For more information about how Sosido works, see our series of 2-minute video tutorials.