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Collaboration is the Name of the Game: Indigenous Health Research Conference held in Sudbury
10/16/2017 11:12 AM

 

SUDBURY, ON – Over 100 researchers, clinicians and physicians from across Northern Ontario came together for the First Annual Northern Ontario Research Forum on October 13th. This year’s theme was Research Is Patient Care: Reaching out to Northern and Indigenous Communities

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Local Breast Cancer Patients Invited to Participate in International Study
10/11/2017 8:50 AM

 

SUDBURY, ON – Breast cancer patients in our region will soon have the opportunity to be part of an international healthy lifestyle study through the Northeast Cancer Centre (NECC). The Canadian Clinical Trials Group (CCTG) has just announced that the Canadian arm of the international study BWEL is now accepting participants. The NECC Clinical Trials Department will be looking to enroll area patients in this international healthy lifestyle study led by a US group, the Alliance.  

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HSN Hosts International Guest
10/10/2017 12:52 PM

 

SUDBURY, ON –  HSN is hosting a visit by a Finland hospital CEO, Dr. Jouko Saramies, to share its learnings on process improvement and its positive impact on hospital management and operational processes.

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Official Launch of Lung Cancer Screening for People at High Risk
9/20/2017 10:21 AM

 

SUDBURY, ON – In Ontario, lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death. Lung cancer is responsible for 25 percent of all cancer deaths; approximately the same number of cancer deaths as the next three leading causes combined. Health Sciences North (HSN) announced today the launch of the Lung Cancer Screening Pilot for People at High Risk, a pilot project in partnership with Cancer Care Ontario. HSN was selected as one of the three sites in Ontario. 

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A New Anti-Cancer Drug Discovery made by Scientists at HSNRI
9/18/2017 7:01 AM

 

SUDBURY, ON – A new discovery by Dr. Hoyun Lee in collaboration with Professor Dr. Piyush Trivedi from the Rajiv Gandhi Technical University in India, was published in the academic journal, Scientific Reports, on August 31. The discovery shows the development of new anticancer drugs that can effectively kill tumour cells that are resistant to many different anti-cancer drugs. 

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HSN To Build a New Learners` Centre by December 2018
8/24/2017 9:46 AM

 

SUDBURY, ON –  Health Sciences North (HSN) has received the green light from the Ontario government to build a Learners’ Centre. The new 28,000 square foot facility will be built at the Ramsey Lake Health Centre and will include classrooms, lecture space, work stations and on-call rooms.

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Public Health Researcher Visits HSNRI
8/14/2017 1:20 PM

 

Dr. John McLaughlin, a leader in Canadian population health and cancer research, is in Sudbury today to learn more about Health Sciences North Research Institute (HSNRI). Dr. McLaughlin, the Chief Science Officer and Senior Scientist of Public Health Ontario, toured the new HSNRI Walford facility and met with leading scientists.

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A Warm Welcome and Helping Hand for Patients and Visitors - HSN Seeks More Volunteers
7/17/2017 7:21 AM

 

SUDBURY, ON –  They are often the first point of contact, the warm welcome, and the helping hand for patients and visitors coming to Health Sciences North (HSN).

HSN is celebrating its team of approximately 700 volunteers, and encouraging members of the community to consider sharing some of their time by becoming a volunteer.

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Good Safety is No Accident! HSN says be safe this summer
7/5/2017 6:24 AM

 

SUDBURY, ON –   Summer is the season of home renovations, backyard projects, gardening, outdoor sports, and road trips – short and long. But according to Statistics Canada, summer also has a higher rate of personal injuries than any other season. 

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HSN Appoints new New Chief of Staff
6/29/2017 1:24 PM

 

SUDBURY, ON –  A long-time vascular surgeon in Greater Sudbury has been chosen as the new Chief of Staff at Health Sciences North (HSN).

Dr. John Fenton assumes his responsibilities next week. He has been appointed to a three-year term as Chief of Staff. He replaces Dr. Chris Bourdon, whose term expires at the end of June.

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