monday, january 23, 2012
Connect - Women's College Hospital
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Top News

Gynecology at WCH - New pessary clinic provides assessment and education for patients. > MORE

Spotlight on Nursing

Colposcopy Clinic – Profile on Erin Barnes and Kristen Cocchetto, RNs in the Colposcopy Clinic. > MORE


From global to local – Improving breast care in Bangladesh calls for a system overhaul. > MORE

Despite growing evidence, pregnant women do not take enough vitamin D – WCRI scientist investigates. > MORE

WCH in the Media

New technology introduced by Dr. John Semple, chief of surgery, is featured in the Globe and Mail. The article showcases WCH’s commitment to innovation in keeping people out of hospital. Click here to read the story.

Dr. An-Wen Chan’s recent publication in BMJ is discussed in a Scientific American blog post.  To read the blog, click here.

Dr. Cliff Librach appears on Global TV in a story about selective reduction.  To watch the video, click here.

Family physician Dr. Danielle Martin appears in a Globe and Mail article about annual checkups.  Click here to read the story.

For more WCH news articles, click here.

From the Foundation

WCHF Receives Overwhelming Support from Shoppers Drug Mart! – This December, Shoppers Drug Mart presented Women’s College Hospital Foundation with a cheque for $45,507 from their Tree of Life campaign! > MORE


Women’s Health Matters

In January, Women's College Hospital exercise specialist and kinesiologist Stephanie Naulls shares advice on sticking to your exercise resolutions for a healthier 2012 in Get energized about exercise on Women’s Health Matters.


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