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Posts tagged "The Ottawa Hospital"

  • A tale of two trials: cancer patient takes part in exercise and chemo-fog trials

    Marina Moraitis (second from left) joined more than 2,000 other tartan-clad runners in Perth’s World Record Kilt Run in June 2017. Fellow kilt-runners included (left to right) Susan Sami, Georgette Houle and Hayley Claassen. Photo by Ian Hunter.   Marina Moraitis has a collection of “bling” – medals she’s won from running road races. Her […]

  • The Ottawa Hospital receives National Capital Region’s Top Employers Award

    In providing staff with tools to help them succeed in both their professional and personal lives, The Ottawa Hospital offers one of the top work environments in the region. OTTAWA – Feb. 1, 2018 – The Ottawa Hospital has been recognized as one of the National Capital Region’s Top Employers. This annual award recognizes employers […]

  • My emotional and mental journey with cancer

    Donna Jakowec embraced running as part of her mental therapy while going through cancer treatment.   By Donna Jakowec I realize now that it wasn’t just a journey to heal my body. It was also a journey to heal my emotional and mental state. Here are some highlights… and some lowlights. But I have come […]

  • Trillium Gift of Life Network honoured hospital with two organ donation awards

    Peter Ringlet said his wife, Brenda Ringlet, often talked about organ donation and wanted to help those in need. After she passed away, he worked with hospital staff to ensure her wishes were granted. Ronnie Gavsie (left), President and CEO of Trillium Gift of Life Network, and Katherine Cotton, chair of the hospital’s Board of […]