tuesday, september 6, 2011
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Top News

Women’s College Hospital welcomes Jane Pepino as new board chair – Pepino’s goals for the hospital are to broaden and deepen our mandate, and continue to leave our mark. > MORE


Improving drug safety for transplant patients – Dr. An-Wen Chan embarks on the next phase of his research into immunosuppressive drugs.  > MORE


WCH in the Media

Dr. An-Wen Chan was quoted in the Globe and Mail in an article about the public reporting of clinical trial results.  Click here to read the article.

TodaysParent.com features WCH’s Mental Health Programs online support group, Mother Matters, targeting women with babies up to 12 months.  To read the article, click here or to register for the program, click here.

Dr. Christine Lay is quoted in the Londoner in a story about headaches.  To read more, click here.

A story about the challenges many young adults face when trying to find a family physician quotes Dr. Jim Ruderman.  Click here to read more.

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Take Note

Looking Back on 56 Years of Burton Hall – As we build the hospital of the future we say goodbye to Burton Hall. > MORE

Women’s Health Matters

In August, Women’s Health Matters featured chiropodist Justin Turner from Women’s College Hospital Foot Care Clinic in an article about foot care. Read the story here.


From the Foundation

Tree of Life Supports Women’s College Hospital for Third Year in a Row – Support Women’s College Hospital by visiting one of 20 participating downtown Toronto Shoppers Drug Mart stores between Sept 17 and Oct 14, 2011 during their Tree of Life Campaign.   For more information and the list of participating locations, click here.

100th Anniversary

REMINDER: Last chance to get involved with WCH’s 100th Birthday celebration! We could not have achieved 100 years of women’s health without WCH’s incredible staff, physicians and volunteers. So we’re planning a party to celebrate all that you do. Get involved by nominating a colleague for a Century Tribute, participating in Women’s Got Talent or submitting photos showcasing your experiences at Women’s College. Click here for more information.