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  August 4, 2020 womenscollegehospital.ca  
 
 
Enhancing care with video visits »
  The kensington Gardens Long Term Care team
   
What can COVID-19 teach us about drug shortages during a global emergency? »
  Nurses in front of the WOMEN's sign
 
 
 
 
WCH Connect Insider

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covid staff
 
Someone getting their blood drawn  
 
Participate in the blood donation drive: August 10 – 14 »
 
Someone washing their hands  
 
Staff wellness resources »
 
Someone washing their hands  
 
Make sure your mask fit test
is up-to-date »
 
 
 
 
 
WE ARE WOMEN'S REDEPLOYED
 
Meet Monica K »
  Niru Bhanderi
 
 
 
Meet Harikrishnan (Hari)
Gopalakrishnan Nair »
  Hair Gopalkrishnan Nair
 
 
WOMENS COLLEGE RESEARCH INSTITUTE
 
Use of synthetic cannabinoids increasing dramatically among older adults in Ontario »
  Dr. An-Wen Chan
 
 
WOMEN’S COLLEGE HOSPITAL FOUNDATION
 
Announcing the latest winners of the Changemakers Staff Lottery! »
  Foundation
 
 
 
Join an UNSTOPPABALE community. Earn LEGENDARY swag »
  Foundation
 
 
 
 
Women’s Health Matters
 
Best strategies for sun protection from a WCH dermatologist »
  Women’s Health Matters
 
 
 
WCH in the media
 
 

COVID-19
Darryl Yates – Toronto Star – How Toronto’s mobile COVID-19 testing centres popped up — and became an essential part of the fight against the pandemic
Elaine Goulbourne & Dr. Payal Agarwal – Hospital News – Bringing Virtual Care to COVID-19 patients

Dermatology
Dr. Afsaneh Alavi – York Region – Dermatologist treating over 500 patients across the region who live with HS skin disease

Gynecology
Dr. Yolanda Kirkham – The Marilyn Denis Show – An OB-GYN’s guide to having a safe and healthy pregnancy during COVID-19
Dr. Yolanda Kirkham – Babygaga – How To Track Your Ovulation & Fertility
Dr. Yolanda Kirkham – FLARE – Everything You Need to Know About PCOS

 
 
WCH Careers
 
 

The Women's College Hospital team is revolutionizing the future of healthcare. We value leadership, innovation, collaboration, relationships, equity and safety - and are guided by these values in everything we do. Visit our Internal Jobs Postings* and Careers page to see what positions are available right now.

 

*Note: internal job listings are available for employees only – username and password are required for access.

 
 
This week at WCH

Reminder: Due to COVID-19 (coronavirus), please refrain from holding in-person meetings and instead use the phone or the video-conferencing tools available to all WCH staff and clinicians through Microsoft Teams.

 
 
Thursday August 6
 
Endocrine Grand Rounds
Tehmina Ahmad
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 871 3309 0304 | Password: 296820
 
Women’s Mental Health Summer Grand Rounds
Anti-Racism Collaborative Mini-Rounds
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Microsoft Teams Link
Conference ID: 266 350 037#
 
Thurday August 13
 
Endocrine Grand Rounds
Faranak Sharifi
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 871 3309 0304 | Password: 296820