thursday, november 6, 2008
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Top News

New Vice President, Research at Women’s College Hospital: WCH is thrilled to announce the appointment of Dr. Paula Rochon to the position of Vice President, Research. > MORE

A Surprising Conclusion to a Study on the Effect of Vitamin K on Bone Loss: Toronto researchers have come to a surprising conclusion after studying the effect of Vitamin K on bone loss in post-menopausal women.

From the CEO

Loyalty at Women’s College Hospital - I recently had the pleasure of attending the Women’s College Hospital Long Service Awards, held each year to celebrate the dedication and loyalty of our employees. With over 800 years of combined service in the room, I was reminded again of the loyalty and dedication of our staff. > MORE

From the Foundation

Real to Reel a Great Success - On Wednesday, October 29th, over 160 guests attended Women’s College Hospital Foundation’s Real to Reel: Facing Breast Cancer – Living with BRCA1 event. > MORE

The 3rd Annual Celebrate a Star Campaign is underway! This year’s campaign includes fun new ways for staff to get involved … and involves random acts of chocolate. > MORE

Up and Coming at WCH
Coming Up at WCH

Nursing Education Day > MORE
Out of the Mist, Above the Reel: A Celtic Christmas Celebration with proceeds going to WCH’s Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence Care Centre > MORE

Take Note

Association of Volunteers Annual Raffle - It’s time once again for the Women’s College Hospital’s Association of Volunteers Annual Raffle. First Prize: A Beautiful Handcrafted Quilt which is on display in the Gift Shop. Second Prize: 2 Maple Leafs Gold Level Tickets. Third Prize: a $75.00 Gift Certificate Metropolitan Ice Cream. Tickets are only $2.00 each and are available in Gift Shop at 76 Grenville. The Draw Date is December 11, 2008.