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$100 million partnership in brain health and aging innovation
$100 million partnership in brain health and
aging innovation

Baycrest Health Sciences will lead a new Canadian venture aimed at optimizing the cognitive, emotional and physical well-being of older adults—across the country and around the globe. The Government of Canada 2015 Budget announcement included a federal investment of $42 million over ...


Reinventing palliative care for patients with dementia
Reinventing palliative care for patients with dementia

Unfortunately, certain diseases make it difficult for health professionals to deliver care in optimal ways. Those diagnosed with dementia have trouble thinking clearly and putting their thoughts together.  They tend to have trouble remembering past events clearly and may find themselves ...


Hospital News salutes Nursing Hero Nominee Carol Aird
Hospital News salutes Nursing Hero Nominee Carol Aird

Carol Aird. Carol Aird RN – Peterborough Regional Health Centre Carol graduated from the McMaster School of Nursing in 1977. Her first job was outpost nursing, providing primary healthcare to isolated communities in northern Manitoba and the Northwest Territories. In 1980, ...


Hospital News salutes Nursing Hero Nominee Shelley Wettlaufer
Hospital News salutes Nursing Hero Nominee
Shelley Wettlaufer

Shelley Wettlaufer. Shelley Wettlaufer - Mississauga Halton Community Care Access Centre I would like to nominate my nurse, and my colleague Shelley Wettlaufer whom I known for the last few months only. It is with great pleasure to nominate Shelley as ...


Hospital News salutes  Nursing Hero Nominee Yvonne Ramlall
Hospital News salutes Nursing Hero Nominee Yvonne Ramlall

Yvonne Ramlall. Yvonne Ramlall, RPN, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre Whether in real life or not, a hero is someone people look up to for courage and inspiration. And yet, the fast-changing landscape of the Canadian healthcare dictates that our system needs ...