Monday, december 13, 2010
Connect - Women's College Hospital
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Top News

Women’s College Hospital celebrates its 100th Anniversary. > MORE


Women’s College Hospital Redevelopment Project is a Winner – Women’s College Hospital and Women’s College Partnership receive National Award for Innovation and Excellence. > MORE


WCH in the Media

WCH’s annual Dec. 6 commemoration marking the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women was featured in the Toronto Star, Toronto Sun, CBC, CTV, City TV, Global TV, OMNI News and other media outlets. > MORE

Hospital News features an article profiling the extraordinary women leading the construction of our new facility. > MORE

Dr. Sophie Jamal appeared on CBC Metro Morning as well as 96.9FM Radio Humber discussing new osteoporosis research. > MORE

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From the Foundation

Women’s College Hospital Foundation’s Celebrate a Star campaign is underway! You’ve already seen our banners and posters, and in the coming days the inspirational messages sent in by our donors will be displayed in the halls of the hospital. To learn how you can get involved in the Celebrate a Star campaign, or to find more information, visit

Newchapter ‘s gala fundraising event Grape to Glass returns to the Fermenting Cellar on February 17, 2011. All proceeds support the capital campaign. For more information on the event or to purchase tickets please visit


Largest health study in Canada seeking participants – Register today to participate in unprecedented research that could help identify new prevention, diagnosis and treatments for a host of conditions. > MORE


Women’s Health Matters

Members of the multidisciplinary Tridec diabetes management team were the guest experts at Women’s Health Matters in November. Read their responses to readers’ questions about diabetes here.


Take Note

Women’s College Hospital Remembers – A commemorative service was held on Dec. 6 to honour the victims of the 1989 Montreal Massacre. > MORE


Accreditation 2010

Congratulation on Accreditation!– Jane Mosley, chief nursing officer, professional affairs, and the senior team thank all staff, physicians and volunteers for Showing What You Know to the Accreditation Canada surveyors . > MORE

Up and Coming at WCH
Coming up at WCH

Spread some holiday cheer at WCH’s Holiday Party on Dec. 15! For more information on the party and this year’s holiday contest, click here.


The next issue of Connect will be distributed on Jan. 10, 2011.