Dr. Maurice Anidjar, Chief of the Department of Urology, destroys prostate cancer cells by performing a minimally invasive procedure known as irreversible electroporation (IRE). Irreparable holes are created in the cells by an electrical field that is created by encircling the tumour with electrodes. (Click on this or any photo to enlarge it.)
May 2024Spotlight feature

Improved surgical procedures offer new hope in treating prostate cancer

Minimally invasive procedures—one new, one upgraded—are viable alternatives to radical surgery and radiation therapy.

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Dr. Mark Wainberg is inducted into the Canadian Medical Hall of Fame.
April 2016Milestones

Congratulations

Dr. Mark Wainberg, Director of the HIV/AIDS research section in the Lady Davis Institute at the JGH, has been inducted into the Canadian Medical Hall of Fame in recognition for his pioneering work and social activism.

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In February 2014, Dr. Victor Goldbloom (right) accompanied Rick Dubrovsky, President of the JGH Board of Directors, on a tour of the newly completed Emergency Department in Pavilion K.
April 2016Milestones

In memoriam

Deepest sympathies are extended to the family and friends of Dr. Victor Goldbloom, O.C., O.Q., who died on February 15 at the age of 92.

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17th Annual JGH CIBC Athletic Day
Fall 2014Foundation

Bond fever hits 17th Annual JGH CIBC Athletic Day and Party

The 17th Annual JGH CIBC Athletic Day and Party (formerly known as the Tennis Classic) was one of the hottest benefit events of the spring, attracting over 600 influential entrepreneurs and professionals from diverse backgrounds and age groups and raising in excess of $583,000.

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