Medical student Hamnah Majeed shows Dr. Lawrence Rosenberg, President and CEO of CIUSSS West-Central Montreal, the newly installed vending machine that makes nutritious snacks easily available to JGH surgeons and other members of staff during late-night shifts.
August 2023Feature articles

Thanks to a medical student, vending machine of nutritious snacks installed at JGH

Unable to buy a nutritious late-night snack, medical student Hamnah Majeed found an unusual solution: installation of a new vending machine at the JGH.

Dietitian Sondra Edelstein Sherman at her desk in the JGH Division of Endocrinology
MilestonesOctober 2019

JGH Dietitian Sondra Sherman honoured by Diabetes Canada

Sondra Sherman, a Dietitian and Certified Diabetes Educator with 40 years of experience at the JGH, has been chosen to receive the 2019 Public Service Volunteer Award from Diabetes Canada.

Health tipsMay 2017

Starting fresh for spring with healthier eating

Aside from helping us to maintain a healthy weight and avoid certain health problems, a proper diet can even contribute to nourishing our brain and stabilizing our moods.

Sondra Sherman
MilestonesSpring 2015


Sondra Sherman, a certified diabetes educator in the JGH Division of Endocrinology, has been honoured with the 2014 Award for Distinguished Volunteer Service.