Celebrating the official opening of The Joyce Family Foundation Inpatient Unit.

New Inpatient Unit for World-Class Pediatric Care

The redevelopment of the inpatient unit provides comfortable and welcoming spaces for patient care.

A model heart next to a photo of Carl Gustaw

A Legacy From The Heart

Carl Gustaw of Thunder Bay was 46 years old when he suffered from sudden chest pains in 2007. To make matters even more dangerous, he was working on top of a roof when it hit.

A young girl at a stand selling fresh lemonade.

How Do You Teach Your Children To Be Philanthropic?

Teaching children to be philanthropic can be difficult, particularly with their limited personal financial resources. However, being philanthropic can be extremely gratifying for young people.

Part of a wheelchair with a hand placed on the wheel.

Disabled Beneficiary – Henson Trusts

A Henson Trust is a form of absolute discretionary trust, in which the funds are managed for the disabled individual – usually over the course of their lifetime – without the individual ever having a vested right to the income or capital.

Dr. Brian Leber and Dr. Irwin Walker pose for a photo next to an apheresis machine.

A Legacy of Lifesaving Stem Cell Transplants

In July 2019, Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre celebrated a major milestone when Dr. Brian Leber performed the thousandth allogeneic stem cell transplant.

Imagine Canada logo on a grey and red background.

Imagine Canada Reaccreditation

Imagine Canada applauded Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation for completing the reaccreditation process under its national Standards Program.

Dr. Nick Strumas at his computer that shows an x-ray of a hand.

Plastic Surgery – More Than Skin Deep

“Plastic surgery is about more than just outward appearances,” says Dr. Strumas. “It’s about helping patients live life to its fullest.”

Physiotherapist Kaitlyn Young (left) assists Patient Scott on the exercise bike.

Cancer Care in the Gym

The gym is an important part of the Musculoskeletal Oncology Rehabilitation Unit at Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre.

Dr. Adam Fleming (right) looks at his patient (left). The patient is a young girl.

A Q&A with a Pediatric Oncologist

Meet Dr. Adam Fleming, a pediatric oncologist who cares for cancer patients and families who visit McMaster Children’s Hospital from across the region.