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Title Future makers. Episode 2, New medicine and mental health / directors, Andrew Murray, Adrian Callender, Amar Wala ; produced by White Pine Pictures
Published Toronto, ON : White Pine Pictures, 2017


Description 1 online resource (56 min.)
Summary Future Makers is a series telling the stories of a new generation of passionate change-makers. Their work is shaping and defining our future in inspiring and imaginative ways. For the Robb Nash Band, performing is a matter of life and death. Using music to spark tough conversations on depression and suicide among youth, Robb Nash, 35, inspires hope one concert at a time. After a diagnosis of MS changed her life, 29-year-old aspiring Olympic athlete Crystal Phillips founded the Branch Out Foundation, an institute that funds the investigation of a new area of medicine blending holistic and conventional approaches to health. Charles DeGuire, 33, inspired by his brother, created a robotic arm dubbed 'JACO' -- an intuitive, flexible design that attaches to a wheelchair and becomes an extension of the person using it. PhD Dan Werb, 36, an award-winning epidemiologist and journalist with expertise in HIV is on a mission to change the way we think about drug addiction
Notes Title from resource description page (viewed December 07, 2018)
Performer Narrated by Sarah Polley
Notes In English
Subject Medical innovations -- Canada
Depression in children -- Canada
Nervous system -- Diseases -- Research
Drug addiction -- Canada
Depression in children.
Drug addiction.
Medical innovations.
Nervous system -- Diseases -- Research.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Documentary films.
Form Streaming video
Author Callender, Adrian, director
Wala, Amar, director
Murray, Andrew (Film director), director
Polley, Sarah, narrator
White Pine Pictures, production company.
Other Titles New medicine and mental health