HRI Media Coverage

Clearing the smoke on cannabis: An interview with Dr. James MacKillop
Meducator, November 2019
Dr. James MacKillop

Lanius earns Banting Award for PTSD research
Western News, November 2019
Dr. Ruth Lanius

Can ayahuasca save the world? What I learned at the 2019 Ayahuasca Conference
The Link, October 2019
Dr. Brian Rush

Regulations, funding keeping Canada from becoming world leader in cannabis research, scientists say
CBC, October 2019
Dr. James MacKillop

What are the benefits of CBD?
New York Times, October 2019
Dr. James MacKillop

Peter Boris Centre for Addictions Research celebrates ‘dynamic’ five years
Global News, October 2019
Dr. James MacKillop

Two professors named to the College of New Scholars
The Silhouette, September 2019
Dr. James MacKillop

Two McMaster professors named to the Royal Society of Canada’s College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists
McMaster Daily News, September 2019
Dr. James MacKillop

How to get unhooked from sugar
Toronto Star, August 2019
Dr. James MacKillop

Families of military and first responders living with post-traumatic stress (PTS) often struggle without enough support
Medavie; Cision, August 2019
Dr. Margaret McKinnon

How to get unhooked from sugar
Toronto Star, August 2019
Dr. James MacKillop

US college students using cannabis to get some shut-eye experience next-day fatigue
The GrowthOp, August 2019
Dr. James MacKillop

New study links recent cannabis consumption with memory, cognitive issues
The London Free Press, July 2019
Dr. James MacKillop

Recent cannabis use linked to memory problems, slower reaction time: Mac study
Toronto Star, July 2019
Dr. James MacKillop

Recent cannabis use tied to memory deficits, slowed mental processing
Reuters, July 2019
Dr. James MacKillop

PTSD work looks personalize treatment
Western News, July 2019
Dr. Ruth Lanius

Major Ronald Miller’s Story: How research can strengthen understanding and treatment of PTSD
Lawson Research, June 2019
Dr. Ruth Lanius

Handling the high: Can a genetic test make cannabis consumption safer?
CTV News, May 2019
Dr. James MacKillop

Scientists studying psychedelic ayahuasca as a potential anti-depressant
CTV News, April 2019
Dr. Brian Rush

McMaster offers pioneering course in cannabis
The Hamilton Spectator, April 2019
Dr. James MacKillop

How legalization is changing cannabis research and creating demand for evidence-based education
National Post, Mar. 2019
Dr. James MacKillop

New McMaster cannabis program aims to give people the facts about weed
CBC, Mar. 2019
Dr. James MacKillop

Are edible for everyone? What to consider before ingesting cannabis
Leafly, Feb. 2019
Dr. James MacKillop

Mom admits lapse in not taking kids who ate pot-infused chocolate to hospital earlier
CBC, Feb. 2019
Dr. James MacKillop

Exit Wound Part 4: Cutting-edge technology, continues progress
Windsor Star, Feb. 2019
Dr. Ruth Lanius

France and Hamilton team up to study depression
The Hamilton Spectator, Feb. 2019
Dr. Margaret McKinnon

Finding solutions to support families of serving and retired members of the Canadian Armed Forces and first responders suffering with post-traumatic stress (PTS)
Medavie, Feb. 2019
Dr. Margaret McKinnon

Wilfrid Laurier, Guelph researchers receive grants to study PTSD in public safety workers
CBC, Feb. 2019
Dr. Margaret McKinnon

Goal therapy treatment helps ease life for veterans with PTSD
CBC, Feb. 2019
Dr. Margaret McKinnon

Leveraging technology to diagnose psychiatric disorders
Media Relations, Jan. 2019
Dr. Andrew Nicholson and Dr. Ruth Lanius

Technology could change mental health diagnosis and treatment
CBC, Jan. 2019
Dr. Andrew Nicholson and Dr. Ruth Lanius

Brain imaging, machine learning show promising results in PTSD treatment: London, Ont. Researchers
Global News, Jan. 2019
Dr. Andrew Nicholson and Dr. Ruth Lanius

Study uses brain imaging to accurately diagnose and classify PTSD
CTV News, Jan. 2019
Dr. Andrew Nicholson and Dr. Ruth Lanius

Artificial intelligence can predict PTSD in patients: London researchers
The London Free Press, Jan. 2019
Dr. Andrew Nicholson and Dr. Ruth Lanius

Brain imaging used to diagnose, classify PTSD
Blackburn News, Jan. 2019
Dr. Andrew Nicholson and Dr. Ruth Lanius

Study uses brain imaging to accurately diagnose and classify PTSD
iHeart Radio, Jan. 2019
Dr. Andrew Nicholson and Dr. Ruth Lanius

Near-death experiences propelled researcher into the field of PTSD research
Guelph Today, Nov. 2018
Dr. Margaret McKinnon

Community invited to learn about vital research at Homewood
Guelph Today, Nov. 2018
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Homewood’s mental health research highlighted at Guelph open house
Guelph MercuryTribune, Nov. 2018
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Canada’s message to teenagers: Marijuana is legal now. Please don’t smoke it.
New York Times, Nov. 2018
Dr. James MacKillop

How to talk to your kids about pot?
BT Breakfast Television, Oct. 2018
Dr. James MacKillop

Everything you want to know about pot: Your questions answered
CBC, Oct. 2018
Dr. James MacKillop

Don’t fall for the most common myths about cannabis
The Star, Oct. 2018
Dr. James MacKillop

Cannabis researcher says close monitoring of impacts of legalization critical
Regina Leader-Post, Oct. 2018
Dr. James MacKillop

The impact of cannabis legislation: A stakeholder roundtable and discussion
Youtube, MGD CMR, Oct. 2018
Dr. James MacKillop

The cannabis question
CBC, White Coat Black Art with Dr. Brian Goldman, Oct. 2018
Dr. James MacKillop

Kids and pot shouldn’t mix, experts warn parents
CBC, Oct. 2018
Dr. James MacKillop

PTSD changes links in brain, Lawson researchers discover
The London Free Press, Sept. 2018
Dr. Ruth Lanius

The do’s and don’t of talking to your kids about cannabis
The Globe and Mail, Sept. 2018
Dr. James MacKillop

Think critically about cannabis use, expert says
The Hamilton Spectator, Aug. 2018
Dr. James MacKillop

How to prevent PTSD after mass violence
Macleans, July 2018
Dr. Margaret McKinnon

Researchers to follow recovery of Homewood addiction patients
CBC, June 2018
Dr. Jean Costello

Manitoba government on hot seat after safe injection site recommended cut from report
CBC, May 2018
Dr. Brian Rush

Manitoba need to catch up on mental health treatment: report
Winnipeg Sun, May 2018
Dr. Brian Rush

Violence in Toronto: How support can help prevent PTSD
The Conversation, April 2018
Dr. Margaret McKinnon

Terrifying flight inspired psychologist to study PTSD
The Hamilton Spectator, April 2018
Dr. Margaret McKinnon

Dr. Margaret McKinnon named Homewood Research Chair in Mental Health and Trauma
Vimeo, April 2018
Dr. Margaret McKinnon