monday, april 16, 2012
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Top News

A gift of thanks – WCH’s surgical team shows their appreciation. > MORE

Coming up at WCH

National Volunteer Week – This week is National Volunteer Week!  Please take a moment to thank the dedicated volunteers who provide a helping hand at WCH every day. Join us for a celebration TODAY (April 16) in the lobby at 11 AM.

Spotlight on Nursing

Nursing Graduate Guarantee Program – Women’s College Hospital hires two nurses as part of HealthForceOntario Initiative. > MORE

Environmental Health Clinic provides “green” health care at Women’s College Hospital – Profile of Gloria Fraser, nurse education co-ordinator, Environmental Health Clinic. > MORE

WCH in the Media

Dr. Ophira Ginsburg speaks with Matt Galloway on CBC Metro Morning about her work to improve the odds for Bangladeshi women with breast cancer, both in Toronto and in Bangladesh. To hear the interview, click here.

Dr. Steven Narod comments in publications across the country on new software that may detect early signs of breast cancer.  Click here to read the article.

For more WCH news articles, click here.

Women’s Health Matters

This month in Women’s Health Matters, Azeena Ratansi, occupational therapist with the Multidisciplinary Osteoporosis and Osteoarthritis Programs at Women’s College Hospital, provides tips for fall prevention for people of all ages.

From WCH Foundation

Introducing the Get Healthy Speaker Series with Fresh Juice! – Join WCHF and Fresh Juice Magazine on Wed. May 2, 2012 for Active Woman: The Truth About Exercise. Featuring our very own Dr. Julia Alleyne, Director, Sport CARE who will answer your questions and explain what doctors now know about getting active and staying active. > MORE



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