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The Greatest Show – Gala 2019

Gala is the signature fundraising event for Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation.

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Inaugural Illuminight Exceeds Fundraising Goal

HAMILTON, ON: The inaugural Illuminight raised $177,800 (and counting), which exceeded the $150,000 fundraising goal.

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Creating Change with Cancer Clinical Trials

Knowledge is power, especially when it comes to caring for cancer patients. That is why clinical trials, which are an important part of medical research, are so vital to the future of cancer care. Read more

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Compassionate Cancer Care

The pain in Sue’s left shoulder was probably just a kink in her muscle from sleeping the wrong way – or so she hoped. Read more

Nancy Lewis at Juravinski Hospital

Recovering from Breast Cancer at the Gym

Nancy Lewis grew concerned when she noticed an abnormality in her right breast in 2016. Read more

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New Foundation Office

On May 1, Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation moved to its new office space on the seventh floor of the Commerce Place building at 1 King St. W. The move to Hamilton’s downtown core is bolstering The Foundation’s ability to support outstanding patient care across Hamilton Health Sciences.

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Celebrating Milestones

Deb Martin knew that something was seriously wrong. She had difficulty swallowing and she felt an uncomfortable pressure in her upper abdomen. Read more

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Detecting Cardiac Disease in Cancer Patients

Advances in cancer care are helping lymphoma patients live longer than ever, but an increasing number of patients who receive high-dosage radiation therapy are diagnosed with cardiac disease later in life. Read more

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The Future of Neurosurgery

We have initiated a campaign to purchase two neurosurgical microscopes, which are critical to performing highly sensitive surgical procedures for both pediatric and adult patients. Read more

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New Event is Shining a Light on Cancer

HAMILTON, ON: Illuminight is a new fundraising event being organized by Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre Foundation to support cancer care in our region. Read more