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Television - Best news coverage 2019

Television - Best news coverage 2019

Avis Favaro, Elizabeth St. Philip and Daniel Otis
CTV National News 9 Channel Nine Agincourt
Cannabis-savvy nurses help Canadians explore medical marijuana

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Avis Favaro is a long-time medical correspondent for CTV National News with both a Master degree from Western University and an Honorary PhD  from McMaster University  Elizabeth St. Philip is a senior producer at CTV National News.  She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Concordia University in Journalism and Communications. Daniel Otis is a Toronto-based writer and former CTVNews.ca journalist whose work has also appeared in publications such as the Toronto Star, Vice and The Globe and Mail. Daniel holds an Honours Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and Philosophy from the University of Toronto and a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing from the University of British Columbia. The team explore how with many doctors reluctant to prescribe medical marijuana, nurses are filling that void, offering services that relieve pain and improve care.