monday, march 7, 2011
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Top News

Two WCRI scientists published in JAMA – Women’s College contributes to bone health studies. > MORE


Women’s College Research Institute puts women’s mental health at the forefront
Cindy-Lee Dennis, PhD, appointed as Shirley Brown Chair in Women’s Mental Health Research. > MORE



Survey says: employees more engaged after Accreditation 2010 – WCH staff, physicians and volunteers express their satisfaction with the Accreditation process in an online survey. > MORE


WCH in the Media

Dr. Dara Maker and Dr. Sheila Dunn are featured in the Toronto Star discussing the rising popularity of the IUD. > MORE

Dr. Sophie Jamal discusses the use of nitroglycerin to promote bone density on > MORE

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Women’s Health Matters

Members of the multidisciplinary team from the Wellness for Independent Seniors program at Women’s College Hospital were the guest experts at Women’s Health Matters in February. Read their responses to readers’ questions about winter safety for seniors here.


Take Note

Building the Hospital of the Future - Construction is progressing on the building of our new facility. Photos of the construction site are being uploaded every month. To check out the photos, click here.


From the Foundation

Cheers to Another Sold Out Grape to Glass! - On February 17th, more than 500 wine enthusiasts and die-hard collectors flocked to the Distillery District for Women’s College Hospital Foundation’s sold out Grape to Glass wine tasting event.  This chic soirée raised over $100,000 and featured an exclusive decanting of more than 65 wines, gourmet food stations and a silent auction of exceptional vintages from around the world. For more information and to see photos from this event click here.


Up and Coming at WCH
Coming up at WCH

Join us for Women Leading Change: An International Women’s Day event - On Tuesday, March 8, WCH will present the documentary This Is My Witness – a film about two Burmese women and their incredible journey of survivorship and the path to justice.  For more information and to RSVP, click here.

You’re Invited to Celebrate 100 years! – On Monday, March 28, WCH will host a 100th anniversary celebration and contest in Emily Stowe’s Cafe for all staff, physicians and volunteers. For more information, click here.