monday february 23, 2015
Connect - Women's College Hospital
Keeping you informed and up-to-date

Top News

A panel of experts will discuss the impact of media, health professionals and advocacy groups on gender-based violence. Click here to attend.

Take Note

Celebrating the pioneers of Women’s College Hospital
In anticipation of International Women’s Day 2015, Women’s College Hospital reflects on the remarkable women who helped make the hospital what it is today. > MORE

Spotlight on Health Disciplines and Nursing

Psychologists of Trauma Therapy Program guide recovery in clients and educate peers
Psychologists play an important role in an individual’s recovery process. > MORE


From Women’s College Research Institute

Collaborations that are changing the way we think about patient health
Our scientists are partnering with other experts in Canada and around the world to lead scientific research that is having a global impact on improving the health of women, advancing care for people with chronic conditions, and delivering much needed health system solutions. > MORE

From WCH Foundation

Nara’s Story
Meet Nara - wife, mother and grateful patient, crediting the work being done at Women’s College Hospital with saving her life. Watch here.


Women’s Health Matters

When should I seek fertility help?
It’s not always easy to get pregnant. Women’s Health Matters spoke to Dr. Sony Sierra, a Women’s College Hospital gynecologist who specializes in reproductive endocrinology and infertility, about when to seek fertility help.

My Health Matters

Permanent Birth Control Options
Click here to read an article about the various types of permanent birth control and the advantages and disadvantages of each. is a mobile-enabled website tool that delivers tailored health information based on your personal health priorities and individual life stages. > MORE

WCH in the Media

One-third of Ontario workers lack medical/dental benefits, study saysToronto Star – Dr. Danielle Martin

For more WCH news articles, click here.

Up and Coming at WCH
Coming up at WCH

This week at WCH: Click here for a list of events taking place at Women’s College Hospital between February 23 and February 27.  


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