monday, april 6, 2009
Connect - keeping you informed and up-to-date

Top News

Emily Stowe’s – The votes are in, and it’s official. The new name for our WCH cafeteria will be Emily Stowe’s, in celebration of our founder. > MORE

Xeffects Conference – Finding solutions to address women and mental health in the workplace. > MORE


Pregnancy Planning with HIV – WCRI research scientist Dr. Mona Loutfy works with a cross-Canada team to develop HIV pregnancy planning guidelines. > MORE

Take Note

Light Therapy PERCs Up Patients – The WCH Phototherapy Education and Research Centre (PERC) uses light to treat patients. > MORE

Celebrating a Lifetime of Achievement at WCH – Hospital staff gathered to wish Kathy Lennox, an inspiring leader and friend, a happy retirement. > MORE

Nominate your Nursing Hero Today! – Hospital News’ 4th Annual Nursing Hero Awards. Nomination Deadline: April 15. For more information, click here.


WCH in the Media

Questions about circumcising newborns? Check out with advice from family physician Dr. Rui Martins. Click here to see the story.

For up-to-date WCH news articles, please visit

Up and Coming at WCH
Coming Up at WCH

Clerical Appreciation Lunch – Clerical staff are invited to meet new colleagues and hear from guest speaker Mary Gavel, Manager, Patient Affairs/Privacy Officer. For more information, click here.

HOOPP Retirement Information Session – Two sessions available, Thursday April 9 or Thursday, May 14. To register contact Kymberly Gyde at ext. 6050. For more information, click here.