Heather’s CEO Blog

Heather McPherson, President and CEO of Women’s College Hospital shares some of her thoughts and ideas about our hospital, our health system, her views on leadership and innovation, and the things that inspire her to create a healthier, more equitable world.

  • Happy International Women’s Day!

    Today marks International Women’s Day, which always holds special meaning here at Women’s College Hospital. This year’s theme of Break the Bias is especially poignant as it speaks to the…

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  • Thank you, #TeamWCH!

    Today marks Employee Appreciation Day, an important time to recognize and celebrate #TeamWCH. On this day – and every day – I am reminded that we are incredibly fortunate to…

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  • A Change to Organizational Titling Practices

    After a comprehensive review, Women’s College Hospital has made the decision to eliminate the title of “chief” from our organization out of respect and allyship for the Indigenous community. As…

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  • Statement from CEO and Chair of WCH Board of Directors

    We are extraordinarily disappointed to learn that a member of the Women’s College Hospital Foundation Board of Directors has allegedly provided funding to support what has become commonly known as…

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  • Celebrating Black History and Futures Month

    Today marks the first day of Black History Month – an important time to celebrate the transformative work and achievements of Black Canadians in shaping Canadian society while also recognizing…

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  • Today We Wear Orange

    Every year on September 30, we observe Orange Shirt Day and the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation in order to honour survivors and ancestors who perished from residential schools,…

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