Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre Foundation

Healthcare Transformed.Healthcare Transformed


Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre Foundation, as part of Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation, is focused on raising funds in support of Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre and its programs. The Foundation provides funding for leading-edge equipment and patient amenities, innovative research initiatives, redevelopment of patient care spaces, and the education and training of health care providers.

Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre Foundation supports specialized cancer and orthopedic programs. As a foundation, we are focused on enabling outstanding patient care through our goal of Health Care, Transformed.

Latest JHCCF News

Dr. Hal Hirte at Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre

Leading by Example

Dr. Hirte is excited about how his gift can be used to further important medical research and clinical trials.
Dr. Hal Hirte

Activating New Ovarian Cancer Therapies

To stay on the forefront of gynecological cancer therapies, Drs. Hal Hirte and Ali Ashkar are championing an innovative research study that aims to uncover a new treatment for ovarian cancer.
Dr. Ved Tandan and Dr. Bonnie Shum

Complex Liver and Pancreatic Surgeries

Tumours growing on the liver. Cancer of the pancreas or gallbladder. These are complex conditions that require specialized and sophisticated care.
Christine Hilton

Living with Lung Cancer

“When my cough didn’t improve, my doctor ordered x-rays and then a CT scan,” recalls Christine Hilton of Grimsby. “In July 2015, I was diagnosed with stage IV lung cancer."

Fast Facts – Juravinski

  • the only site in the region treating all cancers
  • home to the region’s only stem cell transplant, acute leukemia and blood cancer programs
  • as home to the Regional Cancer Program, the largest combined volume of chemotherapy visits in Ontario is overseen by Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre
  • the Regional Cancer Program oversees the second largest number of patient visits in Ontario, and includes community-based oncology clinics at hospitals in Brantford and Burlington, and a partnership in Niagara
  • the second largest Preventative Oncology Program based on new patients in Ontario
  • the third busiest total joint replacement program in Ontario based on volume
  • the second busiest bone marrow transplant program in Ontario based on volume
  • a comprehensive cancer clinical trials program is housed at the Escarpment Cancer Research Institute

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