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Women’s College Hospital performs the first auto-transplantation of lymph nodes in Canada – Improving the quality of life for patients with lymphedema. > MORE

100th Anniversary

Celebrating the next generation of leaders – Women's College Hospital hosts all-day conference for girls, designed by girls. > MORE


WCH in the Media and feature blog posts about Women’s College Hospital’s 100th Anniversary event, Hooking up with Health: A Conference for Girls.

The Globe and Mail reports on a recent visit to Women’s College Hospital by doctors from the U.S.-based Physicians for a National Health Program looking to understand Canada’s health-care system. To read the story, click here.

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From the Foundation

Women’s College Hospital Foundation is thrilled to announce that we are the official Charitable Beneficiary of the exciting event Thelma & Louise: The 20th Anniversary Homecoming on Tuesday, June 7 @ 7:30 p.m., at Roy Thomson Hall.  Thanks to Presenting Sponsor MasterCard Canada, WCHF is selling a limited number of ‘Best of House’ Tickets to the show. Tickets are selling fast, buy yours today!


Women’s Health Matters

Reproductive medicine specialist Dr. Ari Y. Baratz of the CReATe Fertility Centre was the guest expert at Women’s Health Matters in March. Read his responses to readers’ questions about fertility care here.


Take Note

Women’s College Hospital launches Code of the Month Education Initiative – Keeping up-to-date with emergency preparedness. > MORE

Online learning coming soon to Women’s College – New e-learning system will provide easy and convenient access to a variety of courses. > MORE


Women’s College Hospital celebrates success – Commemorative plaque honours everyone’s extraordinary efforts in achieving Accreditation 2010. > MORE


Coming up at WCH

The Spirit of Discovery in women’s health research – Join today’s leading-edge thinkers and researchers as they discuss the global future of women’s health on May 5, 2011. For more information about how to register, click here and to view the agenda, click here

Environmental Health Conference – Join the WCH Environmental Health Clinic on May 4, 2011. Click here for more information.