MUHC Ensemble news
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.
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 Sickle Cell Transition Clinic transfers the care and management of the adolescent patient to the RVH and it also introduces the adolescents to the nurses and doctors at the adult hospital, all before the patient turns 18.
The hectic rush out of the house and the morning drive have left you more than exhausted. You also have a headache and your vision is a little blurred. You attribute this to fatigue, but it may be much worse - you may be having a stroke.
Dr. Togas Tulandi, McGill University Health Centre associate director of the McGill Reproductive Centre, says today there are often alternatives to having a hysterectomy.
Three years ago, Scott Tomalty's mother started giving him two dollars every time he got a touchdown. As a personally made rule, Tomalty has saved up his touchdown earnings each season and given it to a charitable organization. This year, family, friends and others caught wind of Tomalty's charitable effort and pitched in.
Dr. Henry Rosen is an artisan builder in search of permanence, whether performing dental restorations or, in his free time, constructing epic creations with stone, a practice he euphemistically calls his "hobby."
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.