Mornings with Simi

Curiouscast

Mornings with Simi (Monday – Friday: 5.30 – 9am) helps you wake-up, reconnect, and get your day off on the right foot. Simi Sara dives into on the headlines of the day with veteran Global News anchors and contributor Raji Sohal. They help you navigate through the details of the stories, highlight essential information and share new perspectives on how the daily news affects you. Simi loves the Lower Mainland. She’s lived here her whole life and truly understands the history and challenges our communities have faced over the years. Spend your Mornings with Simi and spend the rest of your day talking about what you heard on the show.

Location:

Vancouver, BC

Networks:

Curiouscast

Description:

Mornings with Simi (Monday – Friday: 5.30 – 9am) helps you wake-up, reconnect, and get your day off on the right foot. Simi Sara dives into on the headlines of the day with veteran Global News anchors and contributor Raji Sohal. They help you navigate through the details of the stories, highlight essential information and share new perspectives on how the daily news affects you. Simi loves the Lower Mainland. She’s lived here her whole life and truly understands the history and challenges our communities have faced over the years. Spend your Mornings with Simi and spend the rest of your day talking about what you heard on the show.

Twitter:

@simisara980

Language:

English

Contact:

Suite 2000 - 700 West Georgia St. Vancouver, BC Canada V7Y 1K9 (604) 280-9898


Episodes

Full Show: How is Canada improving the gaps in Cancer care?, What to expect from BC's new System of Care & Leveraging Black History to improve technological advancements

2/3/2023
How is Canada improving the gaps in Cancer care? Dr. Craig Earle, CEO of the Canadian Partnership Against Cancer Digging into pediatric research for children with rare, undiagnosed diseases Dr. Stuart Turvey, Canada Research Chair in Pediatric Precision Health and Lead of the Precision Health Initiative How can we solve BC’s workforce challenges? Bridgitte Anderson, President and CEO of the Greater Vancouver Board of Trade Should we buy into TikTok’s viral milk dumping video? Mike von...

Duration:00:50:35

What to expect from BC's new System of Care

2/3/2023
What to expect from BC's new System of Care Dr. Julian Somers, Distinguished Professor of Health Sciences at Simon Fraser University and Founding Director of the Centre for Applied Research in Mental Health and Addiction

Duration:00:11:09

Should we buy into TikTok’s viral milk dumping video?

2/3/2023
Should we buy into TikTok’s viral milk dumping video? Mike von Massow, Associate Professor of Food, Agriculture, and Resource Economics at the University of Guelph

Duration:00:07:02

How can we solve BC’s workforce challenges?

2/3/2023
How can we solve BC’s workforce challenges? Bridgitte Anderson, President and CEO of the Greater Vancouver Board of Trade

Duration:00:07:02

View from Victoria - $1.5 billion over three years to transform mental health and addictions services.

2/3/2023
Vaughn Palmer, Vancouver Sun Columnist

Duration:00:08:21

How is Canada improving the gaps in Cancer care?

2/3/2023
How is Canada improving the gaps in Cancer care? Dr. Craig Earle, CEO of the Canadian Partnership Against Cancer

Duration:00:08:27

Digging into pediatric research for children with rare, undiagnosed diseases

2/3/2023
Digging into pediatric research for children with rare, undiagnosed diseases Dr. Stuart Turvey, Canada Research Chair in Pediatric Precision Health and Lead of the Precision Health Initiative

Duration:00:05:00

Full Show: What your dreams are telling you, The improved Granville Street & New payment plan for family doctors in BC

2/2/2023
Seg 1 - What are your dreams telling you about reality? Guest: Dr. Deirdre Barrett, Author of The Committee of Sleep & Pandemic Dreams Seg 2 - Does a company who uses twitter for damage control actually end up tarnishing its reputation? Guest: David Soberman, Professor of Marketing at the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management Seg 3 - Has BC’s $10/day childcare cost some workers their jobs? Guest: Alexandra Carnio, Founder and CEO of ProduKIDvity Childcare Academy Seg 4 - How...

Duration:00:58:36

How will the family physician payment plan bring more doctors to BC? - Part 1

2/2/2023
Will BC’s new family physician payment plan be enough to solve the staffing shortage? Guest: Dr. Justine Spencer, President of the BC College of family physicians

Duration:00:08:33

How will Vancouver reshape Granville street?

2/2/2023
What can we expect from the new and improved Granville Street? Guest: Sarah Kirby-Yung, Vancouver City Councillor

Duration:00:09:06

Coming together to save a child from the Gaza Strip

2/2/2023
How local Palestinian and Israeli groups collaborated to save a child from the Gaza Strip Guest: Shawkat Hasan, Social Services Director for the BC Muslim Association

Duration:00:06:53

Retaining staff and running a centre as childcare goes to $10/day

2/2/2023
Has BC’s $10/day childcare cost some workers their jobs? Guest: Alexandra Carnio, Founder and CEO of ProduKIDvity Childcare Academy

Duration:00:08:35

Introducing... Free Lunch by The Peak

2/2/2023
Canada's housing market has become our national obsession, and with good reason. Years of skyrocketing prices are now meeting surging mortgage rates, and the result is some of the least affordable housing in the world. What's driving that affordability crisis, and what comes next? On this episode of Free Lunch by The Peak, we speak with Mike Moffatt, a Senior Director at the Smart Prosperity Institute and Assistant Professor at Ivey Business School. Mike argues that a lack of supply is the...

Duration:00:51:36

View From Victoria: Trying to figure out the Premier

2/2/2023
The NDP are freezing out an Indigenous company from working on the new Cowichan District Hospital. We get a local look at the top political stories with the help of Vancouver Sun columnist Vaughn Palmer.

Duration:00:12:02

Loblaws under heat for cancelling their price freeze

2/2/2023
Does a company who uses twitter for damage control actually end up tarnishing its reputation? Guest: David Soberman, Professor of Marketing at the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management

Duration:00:05:42

What do dreams tell us about our reality?

2/2/2023
What are your dreams telling you about reality? Guest: Dr. Deirdre Barrett, Author of The Committee of Sleep & Pandemic Dreams

Duration:00:09:06

Full Show: Violence in Surrey Hospitals, Creating cities in the virtual world & The overwhelming amount of drug deaths in BC

2/1/2023
Seg 1 - The benefits of cloning cities in the virtual world. Guest: Anders Logg, Director of Digital Twin Cities and Professor of Computational Mathematics at Chalmers University of Technology Seg 2 - What is causing the rising violence in Surrey hospitals? Guest: Meena Brisard, Secretary-Business Manager for the Hospital Employees’ Union Seg 3 - How is the Fraser Valley supporting people with Substance Abuse Disorder? Guest: Andy Bhatti, Certified Drug & Alcohol Interventionist and Founder...

Duration:00:47:13

Making Cents of the Markets for Feb 01, 2023

2/1/2023
Making Cents of the Market: Time for Making Cents of the Markets with Lori Pinkowski. Lori Pinkowski is a Senior Portfolio Manager at Canaccord Genuity. You can contact The Pinkowski Wealth Management team directly at 604-695-LORI or visit their website at Pinkowski.ca

Duration:00:10:33

Researching the history of Black Canadians in Vancouver

2/1/2023
The importance of teaching the social and cultural history of Vancouver’s Black community Guest: Dr. Annette Henry, Professor of Literature and Literacy at the University of British Columbia and the Institute of Gender, Race, Sexuality, and Social Justice

Duration:00:09:18

The overwhelming numbers of drug related deaths

2/1/2023
Will we see an impact on the number of overdose fatalities with the decriminalization of illicit drug possession? Guest: Dr. Paxton Bach, Co-Medical Director for the British Columbia Centre on Substance Use

Duration:00:09:38