Grand Challenges Canada is "looking for innovative ideas to address complex real-world challenges that involve a scientific or technological solution (new or existing) alone or in combination with social and/or business innovations."
On March 11th, 2011, a 8.9/9.0 magnitude earthquake struck north-eastern Japan. This guide is a starting place to find information. In the coming weeks and months, health librarians will be asked to provide information to assist with the recovery and for health issues arising after the quake.
As the Open Medicine blogger, I am fortunate to work with some really great people such as David Moher, Senior Scientist, Clinical Epidemiology, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute and Director at the University of Ottawa Evidence-based Practice Centre.
Health Information and Health Care: The Role of Technology in Unlocking Data and Wellness (A Discussion Paper) Jody RanckUnited Nations Foundation & Vodafone Foundation Technology Partnership, February 2011 Available online PDF [52p.] at: http://bit.ly/f4O4M5