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Health Information Service for Gynecologic Oncology Patients


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Some facts about the Gyn-Onc Health Information Service
  • patient information service provided by your hospital librarians in partnership with the Gyn-Onc Division since 2007
  • Aiming to provide reliable, relevant and easy to understand patient/family centered health information focusing on your needs in various formats
  • Conveniently located in the Gyn-Onc Clinic (E728) during clinical hours on Monday mornings and Thursday afternoons, Health Sciences Library (A200) and easily accessible at jgh.ca/gynonc 

In the News

Surgical Robotics Conference 2018 at Montreal Jewish General Hospital

Dr. Walter Gotlieb - Surgeon Experience and Clinical Evidence. The benefit of Robotics to the patient, system, hospital, surgeon and the future of Robotics in Canada.

Dr. Randy Fagen - Efficiency and Cost effectiveness of Surgical Robotics. The value of Data Analytics and Scale.

For more information about the conference, click here

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Last updated October 4, 2018

Stay Informed
JGH Chemo Symptom Management Hotline  
(514) 3408222 x 25529

Feb. 21, 2019
Immunotherapy, also called biologic therapy, is a type of cancer treatment that boosts the body's natural defenses to fight cancer. Visit Cancer.net to know more about it. 

Feb. 11, 2019

7 questions to ask your doctor when diagnosed with a gynecologic cancer. 

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Jan. 31, 2019
A short, informative, and fun video from Precare about cannabis and its medical uses. 

Dec. 13, 2018
The entire Gyn-Onc Team wishes you Happy Holidays!

Oct. 15, 2018
Cervical Cancer Awareness Week, Oct. 15 - 19, 2018
  • HPV Vaccination Info Booth at the JGH Gyn-Onc clinic on
    • Tuesday Oct. 16 from 2 - 4 pm
    • Thursday Oct 18 from 9:30 am - noon, 2 - 4 pm
  • HPV vaccination clinic at MUHC Travel Clinic on Friday Oct. 19 from noon-4 pm. 
  • Inaugural CATCH spin event at Victoria Park on Friday Oct. 19 at 7pm.
Aug. 20, 2018
The CIUSSS newsletter article Confronting the odds: cancer clinical trials dispels the myths of clinical trials in cancer care.
May 28, 2018

New animated surgery guide available for Gyn-Onc patients. Click here for more information.