tuesday, october 15, 2013
Connect - Women's College Hospital
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Top News

Stretch of Elizabeth Street renamed Dr. Emily Stowe Way: Women’s College Hospital and the City of Toronto pay tribute to Dr. Emily Stowe with a ceremonial unveiling and renaming of Elizabeth Street. > MORE

 
 

Take Note

2013 F.M. Hill Lecture by Dr. Wendy Levinson focused on integrity and accountability in medicine – Annual lecture honours the legacy of a great pioneer in medicine, Dr. F. Marguerite Hill. > MORE

Annual alumni tea brings together past cardiac rehab patients and staff – Former members of the Women’s Cardiovascular Health Initiative joined faculty to celebrate their success and reconnect with friends. > MORE

Women’s College Hospital launches Workforce Survey 2013: Women’s College Hospital launches a survey to get to know its staff, physicians, researchers, foundation and volunteers. > MORE

 
 
 

Spotlight on Health Disciplines and Nursing

Respiratory therapists play an integral role in treating and managing breathing in patients: WCH celebrates the role of respiratory therapists. > MORE

 
 
 

Accreditation 2013

Accreditation Countdown: Week nine recap. > MORE

This week: Top Accreditation Tips from Strategic Communications > MORE

 
 
 
Women’s Health Matters

This month, Women’s Health Matters spoke with Dr. Cindy-Lee Dennis, senior scientist at the Women’s College Research Institute and Shirley Brown Chair in Women’s Mental Health Research at Women’s College Hospital, about risk factors for postpartum depression.

 
 
 
Up and Coming at WCH
Coming up at WCH

Women’s College Hospital is conducting a Workforce Survey starting on October 21. Click here for more info.

Save the date: Safety Week will run from October 28 to November 1. Details to follow.

 
 
 
WCH in the Media

Dr. Danielle Martin debunks myths about aging in this month’s issue of Canadian Living. Click here to read the article.

Women’s College Hospital is featured in the October edition of Hospital News. Click here to read.

For more WCH news articles, click here.

 
 

From WCH Foundation

Go Team Women’s College! Together we have raised a combined total of more than $8,300 for this Sunday’s Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon. We’re doing great, but let’s go bigger and raise more! Help us achieve our goal by sponsoring Team Women’s College or your favourite runner today! > MORE

 
 
 

If you have a story idea for a future issue of Connect, please contact Magda Stec at
magda.stec@wchospital.ca or ext. 3210.