ACADEMIC AFFILIATIONS


Ryerson University

Various Kela Medical R&D projects are collaborated with Dr. Jahan Tavakkoli, (Assistant Professor & Medical Physics Co-op Faculty Advisor) and Dr. Abdolreza Abhari, (Associate Professor Department of Computer Science).


Digital Media Zone

Ryerson University’s Digital Media Zone (DMZ) is a workplace designed for young entrepreneurs, infused with the energy and resources of downtown Toronto. It’s a place where students and alumni come to innovate, collaborate and market their products and services, and where commercial enterprises can turn to for progressive and creative digital solutions. Kela Medical Inc. has been selected as one of the few companies to participate in the DMZ.


University of Toronto

Kela Medical Inc. have collaborated with Professor Dimitrios Hatzinakos (Electrical and Computer Engineering), and his team on projects concerning security.


IPSI

The Identity, Privacy and Security Institute (IPSI) at the University of Toronto is dedicated to developing new approaches to security that maintain the privacy, freedom and safety of the individual and the broader community. Kela Medical Inc has engaged IPSI to ensure that our pHR Card remains a leader in personal heath record privacy and security.

MEDICAL AFFILIATIONS


GTACC

The Greater Toronto Area Community Cardiovascular specialists organization was established in November 1995, and now represents the majority of community cardiologists across the GTA. Kela Medical is collaborating with GTACC to ensure cardiologist can benefit from the use of electronic medical records.


Whitby Cardiovascular

Kela Medical Inc. and Whitby Cardiovascular have created a partnership to advance Medical Records IT. Whitby Cardiovascular provides Kela Medical with a live site for conducting pilot projects and product researchas well as demonstrate all available systems at this location. Kela Medical and Whitby Cardiovascular are co-located at 3020 Brock St. North, in Whitby, Ontario.

STRATEGY AFFILIATIONS

Novus Health

Novus Health is a Canadian company that understands the changing Canadian health care system. Offering a range of custom-designed solutions to ensure organizational success and individual well-being, Novus Health’s clients include some of Canada’s largest and most progressive group benefit providers, third party administrators and employer groups.

Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) Inc.

Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) Inc. drives the commercialization of cutting-edge research across key market sectors to build the economy of tomorrow and secure Ontario’s global competitiveness. In doing this, OCE fosters the training and development of the next generation of innovators and entrepreneurs and is a key partner with Ontario’s industry, universities, colleges, research hospitals, investors and governments. A champion of leading-edge technologies, best practices and research, Ontario Centres of Excellence invests in sectors such as advanced health, digital media and information communications, advanced manufacturing and materials, and cleantech including energy, environment and water. OCE through its Centre for Commercialization of Research (CCR), an initiative supported by the federal government, also acts as a catalyst which allows innovative businesses to grow and achieve sustainable commercial success and global competitiveness. Ontario Centres of Excellence is a key partner in delivering Ontario’s Innovation Agenda as a member of the province’s Ontario Network of Excellence (ONE).

MEDIA AFFILIATIONS

Zoomer

Kela Medical Inc. launched the Emergency Protection Card through Zoomer Media, to target Canadians most concerned with heart and stroke risks. Kela Medical is promoting the card through articles and advertising on www.50plus.com and other web sites owned by Zoomer Media Ltd. “We’re excited to be part of this important product launch,” says David Cravit, Vice President of Zoomer Media and head of The Zoomer Agency, which developed the campaign. “Here is an innovation that can have an immediate and positive impact, and we know it will appeal to the audience we deliver. It’s also an example of Zoomers taking charge of their own health. You can have this vital information your wallet today, without having to wait for the government to solve the entire e-health issue.”

CARP

Kela Medical Inc. attended the 2010 Toronto Zoomer Show as a guest of CARP. The Emergency Protection Cards were given away to existing and new CARP members.