For women who face a breast cancer diagnosis, connecting with others who have gone through a similar experience and learning about treatment options are important steps to managing their diagnosis.
To help women with this process, the Cancer Centre of Southeastern Ontario, along with the Canadian Cancer Society, has created...Read more
Dr. John Rudan, a KGH Research Institute clinician scientist and Queen’s University professor has been formally inducted into the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences Fellowship, one of Canada’s premier academic honours. An internationally recognized trailblazer in orthopaedic surgery, Dr. Rudan was selected for his global leadership, academic performance and scientific...Read more
In this year of milestones, Kingston Health Sciences Centre (KHSC) has added one more with the launch of a new residency program in adult clinical psychology, an opportunity to train the next generation of professional psychologists while boosting patient access to care.
Clinical psychologists currently work in KHSC patient care...Read more
Home to one of the country’s top 40 research hospitals and a world-renowned university, Kingston has long been recognized as an important centre for health research in Canada.
That reputation is reaching new heights with the opening of the W.J. Henderson Centre for Patient-Oriented Research. The new centre positions Kingston...Read more
Living with chronic pain can reduce a person’s quality of life to the point where the pain seems to have total control and the individual none. Now, Kingston Health Sciences Centre (KHSC) is providing people living with chronic pain a treatment option aimed at turning that notion on its head....Read more
It’s the most wonderful time of the year - the annual Tim Hortons Smile Cookie campaign is back and is once again supporting Kingston Health Sciences Centre’s smallest patients.
From Monday September 11 to Friday September 17, many Tim Hortons locations in Kingston will be donating the proceeds from...Read more
It’s not unusual for 83-year old Barbara Pusch to venture out on a long bike ride –it’s actually her goal to ride at least 10,000 kilometres each year. Unfortunately, Barbara’s cycling season was cut short two weeks ago when she was hit by a vehicle while crossing County Road 38....Read more
With Queen’s University students moving into residence Sunday, Sept. 3, it’s expected that streets in the vicinity of the KGH site will be packed solid with cars from 8 a.m. until 4-5 p.m. As a result, Kingston Transit (KT) buses will not service the KGH site between start of service...Read more
Patients and families glancing at their telephone’s call display will soon be able to spot that Kingston Health Sciences Centre is trying to reach them.
As of Tuesday, August 29, both sites of Kingston Health Sciences Centre (KHSC), Hotel Dieu Hospital (HDH) and Kingston General Hospital (KGH), are displaying a...Read more
Danica Hamilton and Lynn Newton will always have a special reason to remember Canada’s 150th anniversary - in 2017 the two Kingston Health Sciences Centre (KHSC) nurses both landed on a national list of 150 nurse innovators and champions.