Dr. Gerald Batist welcomes a delegation of French cancer experts to the Segal Cancer Centre.
April 2016News

French cancer experts explore JGH research and care

The Jewish General Hospital’s French connection has been strengthened with the visit of six senior members of staff from the Regional Cancer Centre of the University Hospital Centre of Poitiers.

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Dr. Walter Gotlieb (third from left) with multidisciplinary participants in a public lecture on the patient experience.
April 2016News

Lecture series focuses on multidisciplinary cancer care

The Segal Cancer Centre at the JGH has kicked off a series of public lectures, focusing on the hospital’s multidisciplinary approach to cancer care.

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In the Segal Cancer Centre, Brigitte Huhn accepts a chocolate and Christmas greetings from Marc-André Geoffrion, an instructor at the Firefighters’ Academy.
April 2016News

Spreading smiles, good will and chocolates for Christmas

The warmth and cheer of Christmas spread through the JGH on Dec. 23, with a visit by 11 trainees from the Firefighters’ Academy in Mirabel.

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Team spirit at the finish line in the 2015 Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer
FoundationSeptember 2015

Community action

Throughout the year, the JGH Foundation hosts or benefits from a wide variety of events that call upon all of us to support initiatives that empower the Jewish General Hospital.

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During his chemotherapy at the Segal Cancer Centre in pre-COVID times, Paul Grégoire chats with Dr. Gerald Batist, Director of the Centre, and Erin Cook, who is now Co-Director of Operations and Clinical Administrative Coordinator.
NewsSeptember 2015

New technology dramatically cuts waiting times for cancer patients

A new electronic scheduler that manages appointments has dramatically cut the time that patients wait before receiving their first chemotherapy session in the Segal Cancer Centre at the JGH.

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Dr. Roberta Shear with a patient.
MilestonesSeptember 2015

Appointments

Dr. Roberta Shear, a member of the JGH Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology since 2000, has been named Director of Obstetrics, the Family Birthing Centre and Obstetrical Ultrasound.

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Heading through the countryside in the Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer.
NewsSeptember 2015

Cyclists in pace-setting event raise more than $4.9 million

In its seventh lucky year as one of Quebec’s leading fundraising events, the Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer brought together 1,347 cyclists and several hundred crew members from across the province to raise more than $4.9 million.

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Dr. Christoph Borchers
Research at the Lady Davis InstituteSeptember 2015

Pioneering effort to apply novel biotechnology to cancer research

The effort to find new biomarkers for cancer has received a major boost with the recent arrival at Lady Davis Institute of Dr. Christoph Borchers and the development of the first pan-Canadian proteomics program.

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Left to right: Yee Fun Wong, Tommy Chan, Giulia Alberini, Elyse Moreault and Caroline Teske walked in memory of their friend, Katrina Teske, at the 2014 Pharmaprix Weekend to End Women’s Cancers.
NewsSpring 2015

Walking into the future
in honour of loved ones

When Yee Fun Wong describes her experience at the 2014 Pharmaprix Weekend to End Women’s Cancers as having been “really raw”, she’s referring to much more than the physical exertion of covering the lengthy route through the streets of Montreal.

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Alister Moore (far right) joins his friends on Team Kat in the Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer.
NewsSpring 2015

Riding into the future
with memories of the past

The memory of his wife’s brave struggle against cancer has only strengthened Alister Moore’s resolve to participate this July in the Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer.

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