MUHC Ensemble news
Two years ago, the Royal Victoria Hospital Foundation decided to start donating $67,500 every year, for five years, to McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) Nursing education.
The "Caring For Kids Radiothon," the first such event to benefit a children's hospital in Quebec, was recently broadcast live by Standard Broadcasting from the Montreal Children's Hospital of the McGill University Health Centre.
As a co-investigator, Dr. Louise Pilote of the MUHC was recently given a grant from the Canadian Institute of Health Research to research gender differential in heart disease and access to congestive heart failure clinics.
This past October, representatives from the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) Human Resources department - Josée Lizotte, Stella Lopreste, and Jasmine Boyer - traveled to Lausanne, Switzerland to recruit Quebec-trained nurses.
MUHC Enviro-Housekeeper Léo Boulanger is a gentle man of small stature. But what he lacks in size he makes up for in his bigger-than-life devoted and zealous spirit.
McGill University Health Centre Intensive Care Unit (ICU) nurse Tenzin Jimpa was recently one of the subjects of a documentary filmed by PixCom. The film focuses on Montrealers of different cultural backgrounds. Jimpa, who works the night shift in the ICU of the Royal Victoria Hospital (RVH) site, brings a great deal of the warmth and spirituality of her Tibetan roots to her work.
Dr. Martin Entin immigrated to Canada from Crimea with his family. He had lofty dreams for his new homeland. One of them was to become a doctor. But to achieve this he had to learn English and it was precisely his English that would lead him to the love of his life - his wife Laura.
Dr. Steven Paraskevas, McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) transplant surgeon, and Dr. Maurice Anidjar, MUHC urologist, recently performed the first artificial ureter reconstruction in Canada.
The Montreal Children's Hospital's latest state-of the-art neuronavigation system, as well as the recent hiring of a specialist in functional neuroimaging, neurosurgical precision in this operating room has never been more exact.