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4/9/2020
Cross-site support, cooperation between General Internal Medicine units helping ease fears as they ready for expected surge.
Registered nurses in PPE
UHN’s first designated COVID-19 units defined by ‘amazing teamwork’
  
4/3/2020
Virtual care visits have increased dramatically amidst the COVID-19 pandemic in an effort to keep UHN patients and clinicians safe.
Robert Bertelink
‘This is most definitely a TeamUHN success story’
  
3/31/2020
Thornhill Medical, which began with the ideas of two anesthesiologists at Toronto General Hospital, manufactures a portable ventilator.
Dr. Joe Fisher
UHN-born company joining the fight against COVID-19
  
3/27/2020
From sing-alongs to shoutouts to standing ovations, it’s been another extraordinary week on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic.
TR Staff Singers
‘The whole @UHN team is doing such great work’
  
3/25/2020
Graduates and faculty from the Michener Institute of Education at UHN heed the call and jump in to help provincial labs with COVID-19 testing.
Ryan Wybenga
‘It’s a real tangible chance to make a difference with our skills’
  
3/24/2020
Drs. Kevin Kain and Megan Landes to investigate whether hydroxychloroquine, used for malaria, lupus and rheumatoid arthritis, protects frontline staff from coronavirus.
Dr. Kevin Kain and Dr. Megan Landes
UHN researchers studying if popular drug protects healthcare workers from COVID-19
  
3/19/2020
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau – and many other people from all walks of life – praise the work of healthcare workers in the face of COVID-19 pandemic.
Masked woman at screening counter
‘I know that all Canadians are grateful’
  
3/16/2020
To celebrate Nutrition Month 2020, UHN clinicians explain the importance of having a registered dietitian involved in a patient care team.
Maxine Lipinsky, Heidi Wilk and physiotherapist Paul Jonah
The importance of nutrition on the road to recovery
  
3/12/2020
To mark World Kidney Day 2020, the dialysis unit at UHN shows how they go above and beyond to engage patients as partners in care.
World Kidney Day Story
Getting vocal about kidney disease
  
3/11/2020
To mark World Delirium Awareness Day on March 11, a UHN patient and family member share their experience.
Grandma after
‘I just knew something was wrong by the look on her face’
  
3/10/2020
Unique clinical trial launched at Princess Margaret Cancer Centre helps researchers gain new molecular insight on advanced disease.
Pancreatic cancer affects the pancreas
Advances in pancreatic cancer
  
3/9/2020
New UHN-led study addresses problem with Canada’s first “Consensus Statement for the Prescription of Pain Medication at Discharge after Elective Adult Surgery.”
Hance Clarke
New plan to tackle post-surgery pain management addresses over-prescribing of opioids.
  
3/6/2020
Newsweek magazine survey of more than 1,000 healthcare institutions sees TGH move up three spots from last year and remain the only Canadian hospital in the top 10.
Toronto General Hospital
Toronto General Hospital number four in the world
  
3/5/2020
Designed to create opportunities for women to share their experiences and build the strength of TeamUHN, program launches with inaugural event on June 3.
UHNWomen logo
Two-way learning and mentorship goal of new UHNWomen program
  
3/4/2020
Renowned liver doctor’s 36-year career at UHN comes to a close as world’s leading experts pay tribute at inaugural Toronto Liver Cancer Symposium.
Kevin Harry and Sherman
Paying tribute to the ‘truly phenomenal’ career of Dr. Morris Sherman
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