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Health Information Service for Gynecologic Oncology Patients

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Some facts about the Gyn-Onc Health Information Service
  • patient information service provided by your hospital librarians in partnership with the Gyn-Onc Division since 2007
  • Aiming to provide reliable, relevant and easy to understand patient/family centered health information focusing on your needs in various formats
  • Conveniently located in the Gyn-Onc Clinic (E761) during clinical hours on Monday morning and Thursday afternoon, Health Sciences Library (A200) and easily accessible 24/7 online at jgh.ca/gynonc 

Meet Your Team & How We Care: The Ecosystem of the Gyn-Onc Clinic at the Jewish General Hospital
Series 1 of Essential Ingredients of Comprehensive Cancer Care : How multidisciplinary teams, empowered patients and family, and advanced clinical research forge the best outcome, Segal Cancer Centre Free Public Lectures
February 17, 2016
Presented by, according to the order in the playlist, Dr. Walter Gotlieb, Nancy Drummond, Christina Cabral, Dr. Zeev Rosberger, Linda Lei, Jeremie Abitbol, Roy Kessous, Dr. Susie Lau, Cathy Ammendolea, Dr. Shannon Salvador, Ana Massa, Saima Ahmed, Iris Gourdji 

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Last updated Oct. 5, 2016

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Oct. 20, 2016
Congratulations to Dr. Gotlieb for winning the JGH Award for Medical Excellence! Click here for more information.

Oct. 20, 2016
McGill Goodman Cancer Research Centre Upcoming Public Forums
Date: Oct. 26, 2016 
Title: Draining Cancer's Fuel Tank
Date: Nov. 23, 2016
Title: OK...I've been diagnosed...now what? Navigating the cancer care system.
Click here for more information about the two events.

Ovarian Cancer Canada (OCC) Upcoming Webinars and Workshops
Date: Nov. 8, 2016

Title: Cancer de l’ovaire 101 (in French only)
Date: Nov. 23, 2016
Title: Composer avec la peur de la récidive (in French only)
Date: Nov. 24, 2016
Title: Coping with Fear of Recurrence 
Click here for more information about the aforementioned webinars. 

Date: Nov. 14, 2016, all day event, Quebec City

Title: Vous n’êtes pas seule : une journée d’apprentissage et de partage au sujet du cancer de l’ovaire
Click here to open the event poster. Workshop will also be broadcast live by webinar.  To participate via webinar in Montreal, please contact Jennifer Laliberté, Quebec Regional Director of OCC, at 1-888-369-2972 x 1 or  jlaliberte@ovariancanada.org

Oct. 13, 2016
Ovarian Cancer Canada Webinar : Ovarian Cancer 101
Presented by Dr. Alon Altman, Gynecologic Oncologist, Winnipeg Health Sciences Centre
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
6 PM - 7 PM EST

Sept. 22, 2016
By Your Side & Still By Your Side
Developed by Ovarian Cancer Canada, By Your Side (for newly diagnosed patients) and Still By Your Side (for recurrent patients) are two patient guides that support and inform the women throughout their journey. Now they are both accessible from the Gyn-Onc patient information website. Click the titles to open the PDF documents.