Medical trial could change how breast cancer treated Construction starts on HSN Learners’ Centre Watch for the Summer issue Spring issue features focus on Indigenous health care
Medical trial could change how breast cancer treated

Medical trial could change how breast cancer treated

From Northern Ontario Business The trial for a new tool to help determine if chemotherapy is shrinking a tumour has begun in Europe, and all the test samples are being… Read more »

Construction starts on HSN Learners’ Centre

Construction starts on HSN Learners’ Centre

SUDBURY–Excavators are tearing through the asphalt, as work has started on the Learners’ Centre outside of the Emergency Department at Health Sciences North (HSN). The 28,000 square foot, state-of-the-art facility… Read more »

NOSM’s community-engaged learning model has grown into something extraordinary

NOSM’s community-engaged learning model has grown into something extraordinary

BY Dr. ROGER STRASSER Born out of a widespread community movement to build a sustained network of physicians and health-care professionals in northern communities, the Northern Ontario School of Medicine… Read more »

NOSM prof brings visions for medical education research

NOSM prof brings visions for medical education research

When most people think of research, they imagine scientists with white coats working in a lab with test tubes. What they don’t imagine is medical education research − but a… Read more »

Sudbury’s Pet Scan Suite construction starts

Sudbury’s Pet Scan Suite construction starts

Dominic Giroux, HSN President and CEO of HSN; Mark Hartman, Vice President Cancer and Clinical Support, HSN; Dr. Tom Carr, Chief of Nuclear Medicine, HSN; Tannys Laughren, Executive Director of… Read more »

Paul Miron appointed as program director for NOSM Family Medicine program

Paul Miron appointed as program director for NOSM Family Medicine program

The Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Paul Miron as Program Director of the School’s Family Medicine Residency Program, effective June 30,… Read more »

Watch for the Summer issue

Watch for the Summer issue

The Summer 2018 is available now. Special focus on educationing tomorrow’s health-care professionals.

Researcher presents at International Oncology Conference in Chicago

Researcher presents at International Oncology Conference in Chicago

“We know from emerging evidence that distress screening with patient reported outcome measures is associated with improved communication between clinicians and cancer patients, improved quality of life with emerging evidence… Read more »

Rhonda Crocker Ellacott new NW LHIN CEO

Rhonda Crocker Ellacott new NW LHIN CEO

The new CEO for the North West LHIN is Dr. Rhonda Crocker Ellacott. “The Board of Directors wishes to acknowledge the high calibre of skills and abilities that Rhonda brings… Read more »

NE LHIN starts Cultural Mindfulness Training

NE LHIN starts Cultural Mindfulness Training

One of the areas recognized as being important to improving Indigenous health outcomes is to educate health care professionals about Indigenous Cultural Safety. To accomplish this, the North East Local… Read more »

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