Monday, november 15, 2010
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Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Top News

Raising Awareness of Intimate Partner Violence – Women’s College Hospital Observes Domestic Violence Awareness Month. > MORE

WCH in the Media

The National Post, along with several other media outlets across the country, reports on how Women’s College is protecting patients and visitors from the spread of infections by removing shared reading materials from waiting rooms. > MORE

Women’s College Hospital certified athletic therapist Heather Robinson responds to a reader question in the Globe and Mail about fitness programs for menopausal women.

Dr. Catherine Classen is featured in an interview with TVO’s Saturday Night at the Movies, exploring the effects of trauma as seen in Slaughterhouse-Five (1972) and Mysterious Skin (2004). > MORE

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Accreditation 2010

React, Report and Disclose – Managing patient safety through critical incident reporting. > MORE

Do You Know What To Do in a Fire? – Fire safety is everyone’s responsibility at Women’s College Hospital. > MORE

Women’s Health Matters

Dr. Paula Harvey, director of the cardiac research program at Women’s College Hospital and scientist at Women’s College Research Institute was the guest expert in October. Read her responses to readers’ questions about blood pressure here.


Take Note

Staff, physicians and volunteers learn how medical equipment is sterilized at Women’s College Hospital. > MORE


Up and Coming at WCH
Coming up at WCH

Join us Dec. 6 for WCH’s annual commemorative service honouring the victims of the 1989 Montreal Massacre. The service is part of the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women. For more information, click here.