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We are pleased to match Baylis’ investment to accelerate the development and commercialization of the first-in-Canada medical devices that will be used by doctors during heart procedures. Such innovative and transformative products are expanding international markets for made-in-Canada technologies that have a positive impact on patients around the world.

Honourable Navdeep Bains
Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister, FedDev Ontario

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CANet VIRTUES: cutting-edge technology ushers in a bold new era of arrhythmia care

London, ON, February 1, 2019 — Cardiac Arrhythmia Network of Canada (CANet) leverages cutting edge technology to empower its patients. Digital innovations like artificial intelligence, blockchain technology, and consumer-grade wearables are now mainstream. Healthcare services must invest in these breakthroughs to deliver better medical care for Canadians. CANet is currently focusing on solutions – advanced...
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‘CASMER’ Launched in Alberta – Reducing Canadian Healthcare Costs by Eliminating Syncope Hospitalizations

Calgary, AB, June 11, 2018 – Paramedics in Calgary and surrounding areas are now able to increase capacity in the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) system, thanks to the CANet-funded project, CASMER, Community Alternatives for Syncope Management in the Emergency Room. CANet investigator, CASMER project lead and professor at University of Calgary’s Faculty of Medicine Dr....
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CANet, partners fund over $14 million in arrhythmia research

London, ON, February 16, 2018 — The Cardiac Arrhythmia Network of Canada (CANet) and its partners are pleased to announce funding of 10 research grants totaling over $4.4 million with an additional $10 million in matching funds. With this funding cycle, CANet continues to grow in scale and scope. The introduction of a dedicated Social...
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Baylis Medical teams with National Centre of Excellence to improve the lives of people with atrial fibrillation

More physicians will soon be evaluating an innovative radio frequency (RF) needle developed by Baylis Medical Company Inc. as part of a cross-Canada clinical trial in people with atrial fibrillation (AF). It is the most common heart arrhythmia abnormality and accounts for the majority of arrhythmia-related emergency room visits and hospital admissions. Previous studies have...
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Dr. Anthony Tang awarded 2017 CCS Research Achievement Award

London, ON, September 11, 2017 — The Cardiac Arrhythmia Network of Canada (CANet) is pleased to announce the Canadian Cardiovascular Society (CCS) has awarded Dr. Anthony Tang, Professor of Medicine at Western University and Scientific Director / CEO of CANet, as the 2017 CCS Research Achievement Award winner. Dr. Anthony Tang will be recognized at...
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