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Jun 25, 2019, 09:00 ET University Health Network Selects Vivify Health Pathways Go BYOD For Peri-operative Care

Today Vivify Health, the developer of the nation's leading connected care platform for holistic patient care and engagement, announced that Toronto-based University Health Network (UHN) has agreed to ...


Apr 02, 2019, 17:05 ET President of the state of Israel unveils groundbreaking holoscope technology at Toronto's University Health Network

First-in-the-world use of true holographic imaging during a cardiology procedure TORONTO, April 2, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, President of the State of Israel, Reuven Rivlin, unveiled true holographic...


Mar 21, 2019, 12:37 ET Toronto General Hospital recognized in world's Top 10 ranking

TORONTO, March 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Toronto General Hospital (TGH), Mayo Clinic, Cleveland Clinic and others were named the 10 best hospitals in the world in a global ranking. TGH is cited for leading...


Mar 28, 2018, 16:03 ET Statement from University Health Network on the death of Peter Munk

TORONTO, March 28, 2018 /CNW/ - Mr. Peter Munk has been one of the hospital's most influential and loyal supporters for many years, serving on the Board of Trustees of the hospital, acting as an...


Mar 12, 2018, 15:16 ET Dr. Kevin Smith Appointed President & Chief Executive Officer of University Health Network

TORONTO, March 12, 2018 /CNW/ - Mr. Brian Porter, Chair of the Board of Trustees of University Health Network (UHN) today announced that Kevin Smith, DPhil. is UHN's incoming President & CEO. Dr....


Sep 19, 2017, 13:04 ET Transformative Gift from The Munk Charitable Foundation Propels the Peter Munk Cardiac Centre into the Future, Cementing its Role as a Global Leader in Cardiovascular Care

TORONTO, Sept. 19, 2017 /CNW/ - University Health Network (UHN) announced today that The Peter and Melanie Munk Charitable Foundation is increasing its support to the Peter Munk Cardiac Centre (PMCC) ...


Sep 18, 2017, 09:30 ET Media Advisory & Photo Opportunity - Historic announcement about the Peter Munk Cardiac Centre

TORONTO, Sept. 18, 2017 /CNW/ - A major announcement about the Peter Munk Cardiac Centre, Canada's premier cardiac centre, a global leader in cardiovascular care, research and innovation, and part of ...


Jun 27, 2017, 13:51 ET Brian Porter Elected Chair of the Board of Trustees of University Health Network

TORONTO, June 27, 2017 /CNW/ - At the Annual General Meeting of Toronto's University Health Network (UHN) on June 14, 2017, Mr. Brian Porter, President and Chief Executive Officer of Scotiabank, was...


Feb 14, 2017, 15:49 ET John and Myrna Daniels Foundation makes $20 million donation to University Health Network

TORONTO, Feb. 14, 2017 /CNW/ - John and Myrna Daniels Foundation is making a major investment into what knowledge can do for health care with an incredible $20-million gift to University Health...


Jan 09, 2017, 11:01 ET Prostate cancer team cracks genetic code to show why inherited disease can turn lethal

TORONTO, Jan. 9, 2017 /CNW/ - Canadian and Australian prostate cancer researchers have discovered a key piece in the genetic puzzle of why men born with a BRCA2 mutation may develop aggressive...


Aug 30, 2016, 09:00 ET Brian Hodges from University Health Network (UHN) is awarded the Karolinska Institutet Prize for Research in Medical Education

Professor Brian Hodges is awarded the 2016 Karolinska Institutet Prize for Research in Medical Education. His research has led to changes in educational practice, both scientific and practical, in...


Jan 12, 2016, 10:57 ET UHN's Multi-Organ Transplant Program performs Canada's first upper limb transplant

TORONTO, Jan. 12, 2016 /CNW/ - In a Canadian first, a multi-disciplinary team, led by Dr. Steven McCabe, has successfully completed the country's first transplant of the upper limb. During a...


Nov 05, 2015, 14:00 ET Stem-cell scientists redefine how blood is made, toppling conventional 'textbook' view from 1960s

TORONTO, Nov. 5, 2015 /CNW/ - Stem-cell scientists led by Dr. John Dick have discovered a completely new view of how human blood is made, upending conventional dogma from the1960s. The findings,...


May 21, 2015, 08:48 ET Media Advisory - Update on Eugene Melnyk's Transplant

TORONTO, May 21, 2015 /CNW/ - Members of University Health Network's Multi-Organ Transplant (MOT) Team will be available to the media and will provide an update on Eugene Melnyk's transplant, living...


May 20, 2015, 13:57 ET Media Advisory - Update on Eugene Melnyk's Transplant

TORONTO, May 20, 2015 /CNW/ - Members of University Health Network's Multi-Organ Transplant (MOT) Team will be available to the media and will provide an update on Eugene Melnyk's transplant, living...


Aug 07, 2014, 15:00 ET Dr. Peter Pisters appointed President & Chief Executive Officer of University Health Network

TORONTO, Aug. 7, 2014 /CNW/ - Mr. John Mulvihill, Chair of the Board of Trustees of University Health Network (UHN) and Chair of the Board's Selection Committee for the President & CEO announced...


Sep 03, 2012, 09:00 ET Study reveals possible method of removing leukemia stem cells, preventing relapse of Acute Myeloid Leukemia

TORONTO, Sept. 3, 2012 /CNW/ - New research published today in the Journal of Experimental Medicine may provide a new avenue for the treatment of Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) and a solution to the...


Aug 30, 2010, 06:59 ET MAJOR INTERNATIONAL STUDY REACHES A NEW LANDMARK FOR THE MANAGEMENT OF HEART
FAILURE

Study shows lowering heart rate reduces risk of death and hospitalization by more than one quarter - literally a paradigm "SHIFT" TORONTO, Aug. 30 /CNW Telbec/ - The results of a major international...


Jun 03, 2010, 09:00 ET UHN opens ELLICSR and the Collaborative Centre for Health and Wellness and
Cancer Survivorship

TORONTO, June 3 /CNW/ - What do you get when you combine a comedian, a magician, a radio show host, and a chef? A group of cancer survivors and caregivers celebrating National Cancer Survivors Day at ...


May 28, 2010, 10:30 ET University Health Network Notifies Information and Privacy Commissioner (IPC)
of stolen laptop with patient information

TORONTO, May 28 /CNW/ - University Health Network (UHN) is issuing this advisory to notify patients who had surgical procedures from 2004-2010 about a stolen laptop taken from a staff person's car on ...