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Providing “World-Class” Care at Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre

“The care I received at Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre rivals anything I’ve ever seen during my years of travel around the globe, having received care in hospitals on three continents.”

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$330K Donation Supports Development of New Model for Post-Treatment Cancer Care

HAMILTON – May 5, 2014: Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation has received a $330,000 donation from The Lewis and Ruth Sherman Foundation in support of the Canadian Centre of Excellence in Oncology Advanced Practice Nursing (OAPN). The gift will enable OAPN to conduct a ground-breaking research study leading to the development of a new model of care for cancer survivors. Read more

JHCC patient Dawn Taylor

Dawn’s Story from Juravinski

Dawn Taylor is 38 years old, a mother to twin four-year-old boys, and a now, a cancer survivor.

When Dawn first heard her diagnosis, she envisioned her hair falling out, started planning her funeral, thinking about her husband as a widower and leaving her beautiful boys to grow up without a mother. She was devastated to say the least. Read more