Dr. Hal Hirte at Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre

Leading by Example

Making a real difference in other people’s lives. That is what motivates and excites Dr. Holger “Hal” Hirte every day. Read more

Dr. Hal Hirte

Activating New Ovarian Cancer Therapies

Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre is home to the only program for treating complex gynecological cancers in the region. Read more

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. Read more

Christine Hilton

Living with Lung Cancer

The cough just would not go away, but a diagnosis of lung cancer was the last thing she expected. Read more

2017 Hamilton Marathon

Go the Distance & Help Transform Health Care!

Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation is asking you to “go the distance” for patients at St. Peter’s Hospital, McMaster Children’s Hospital, Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre and Hamilton General Hospital at the Hamilton Marathon Road2Hope on Saturday, November 4 and Sunday, November 5, 2017. You have the power to transform health care!

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Dorothy Goes Glam – Gala 2018

Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation is reinventing our gala experience at a new home in LIUNA Station on April 14, 2018.

2017 BRIGHT RUN

Join BRIGHT RUN on September 9 to support local breast cancer research at Juravinski Cancer Centre!
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Francis Asis

Young Father No Longer Afraid of Tomorrow

What started as a carefree family vacation for 32-year-old Francis Asis of Milton turned into the fight of his life. Read more

The new grossing station

New Station Shortens Diagnostic Time

A new donor-funded grossing station is enabling the Anatomical Pathology department at Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre to study tissue samples with shorter turnaround times than ever before. Read more

Climb for Cancer 2017

Climb for Cancer Celebrates Success

The 11th annual Climb for Cancer on May 13 was a tremendous success, with over 1,500 participants and nearly 105 teams “stepping in front of cancer” to raise more than $168,000 in support of the Tomorrow Stems From You™ campaign. Read more