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

Showing our PRIDE – Women’s College Hospital participates in PRIDE events and builds an inclusive workplace community. > MORE


From the Association of Volunteers

Volunteers receive provincial recognition – WCH volunteers acknowledged with Ontario Service Awards. > MORE



Walking for women’s health - Women’s College Hospital’s Association of Volunteers holds 3rd Annual Walk for Women’s event. > MORE


Take Note

Leading the way to healthy lungs – Women’s College Hospital’s first World Spirometry Day a success. > MORE


Molecular mechanism may explain why more women than men get MS – WCRI scientist Dr. Shannon Dunn provides new insight into women’s increased risk of MS in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS). > MORE

WCH in the Media

Dr. Danielle Martin comments in the Globe and Mail about access to family physicians.  Click here to read the article.

The Toronto Star quotes Dr. Michael Gardem in story about C. difficile rates dropping in Ontario after the province made it mandatory for hospitals to publicly report cases.  To read more, click here.

For more WCH news articles, click here.

Women’s Health Matters

This month, Women’s Health Matters spoke to Gloria Fraser, nurse education co-ordinator at Women’s College Hospital, and Kiran Saleem, nutrition and food student, about what to consider when weighing the pros and cons of organic produce.


If you have a story idea for a future issue of Connect, please contact Jodi Salem at or ext. 4054.