Tuesday, September 7, 2010
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Striving for the Best in Sports Medicine – Women’s College Hospital and the University of Toronto establish a new Orthopedic Sports Medicine Program.


Reminder: Accreditation date change – Dec 6-9
The date for Accreditation has been changed to Dec. 6-9, 2010. The date was changed to avoid conflict with Remembrance Day but also gives us some extra time to plan and prepare for the accreditors. Please continue to participate actively in education and planning for Accreditation throughout the fall. Ongoing preparation will ensure that we are all ready to Show What We Know come December.

Safety Matters…It Takes All of Us! – Building a Culture of Safety > MORE

WCH in the Media

Women’s College Hospital made headlines with two features in the Globe and Mail – one highlighting our redevelopment project, and another with a commentary from WCH physiotherapist Shelley Sharma-Thakrar responding to a reader question about women and weight loss

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Women’s Health Matters

The Environmental Health Team from Women’s College Hospital’s Environmental Health Clinic were the guest experts at Women’s Health Matters in August. Read their responses to readers’ environmental health questions here.


Take Note

Wishing Our Sunnybrook Colleagues Good Luck – Women’s College Hospital hosts a farewell tea for friends and colleagues moving to Sunnybrook this month. > MORE

New Liaison Team Will Enhance Infection Prevention and Control – Keeping staff, physicians, volunteers and patients safe from infection at Women’s College Hospital.



From the WCHF

On September 26, take action – Support WCH as part of the full or half marathon or the 5k walk at the 2010 Scotiabank Group Charity Challenge. Click here for more information.