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The latest news from Mount Sinai Hospital, the Sinai Health Foundation, and the Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute.

How family connections kept one resident inspired and grounded
July 02, 2019

How one family is turning their loss into a legacy
June 26, 2019

Congratulations to Sinai Health’s newest Canada Research Chairs
June 25, 2019

Ontario Fetal Centre turns one
June 20, 2019

NICU dads dialling in to care
June 14, 2019

Women’s and Infants’ Health at Sinai Health
June 03, 2019

Study: patients with cancer requiring emergency department care have better outcomes at their own hospital or cancer centres
April 25, 2019

Dr. Jeff Wrana and team follow a gut feeling and discover a new type of stem cell
April 24, 2019

New study supports personalized approach to treating rectal cancer
April 24, 2019

Cancer Care at Sinai Health
April 02, 2019

Living with IBD: A Patient’s Perspective
March 11, 2019

Study reveals elevated risk of cardiovascular disease in young women who had gestational diabetes during pregnancy
March 11, 2019

A world leader in Inflammatory Bowel Disease
March 1, 2019

Providing a smooth journey on the hip fracture pathway
Feb 28, 2019

Antimicrobial Stewardship Program partnership celebrates 10 years
February 14, 2019

People of Sinai Health: Dr. David Backstein, Head of Orthopaedics
February 06, 2019

Helga’s story of the right care, in the right place at the right time
January 31, 2019

Taking a pause to reflect on a life lived and care provided in the ICU
January 29, 2019

Sinai Health’s Chair of the Board of Directors, Brent Belzberg and Past Chair, Jay Hennick appointed to the Order of Canada
December 31, 2018

Sinai Health System named one of the Top Employers in the GTA for 2019
December 07, 2018

Non-invasive detection of certain cancers on the horizon - Dr. Rayjean Hung, Senior Scientist at LTRI publishes a study in Nature
November 14, 2018

Dr. Andras Nagy, Senior Investigator at LTRI has developed a way to eliminate potentially dangerous cells during cell therapy
November 14, 2018

Dr. Jeff Wrana awarded major prize for contributions to cancer research
September 18, 2018

Links to obesity lead to new views on cancer treatment - - Toronto Star Feature on the work of Dr. Pamela Goodwin
May 20, 2018

(News Release) New Ontario program to sustain family and unpaid caregivers providing care at home to people living with dementia
May 8, 2018

(News Release) Landmark 11 million dollar gift from philanthropist Miles Nadal will name renowned institution The Miles Nadal Heart Centre
April 19, 2018

(News Release) Sinai Health System and The Hospital for Sick Children welcome investment in an Ontario Fetal Centre
March 28, 2018

Sinai Health System Celebrates International Women's Day
March 8, 2018

(News Release) The Lancet publishes important new study showing success of model of care in our NICU
February 8, 2018

Dr. Bruce Perkins takes on Directorship of Leadership Sinai Centre for Diabetes
January 31, 2018

The Reitman Centre improves care partners’ well-being through award-winning app
January 25, 2018

Circle of Care’s Adult Day Program supports individuals living with dementia and their caregivers.
December 13, 2017

Mount Sinai Clinician Scientist embarks on research study that’s out of this world
December 6, 2017

Canada and China Partnering to develop diagnostic tests for preterm birth
November 30, 2017

Spina bifida repaired in-utero for the first time in Canada
November 14, 2017

Dr. Ravi Retnakaran Appointed Prestigious Chair for High Impact Diabetes Research at LTRI
October 30, 2017

Breast Milk Donations Needed
October 2, 2017

Sinai Health Foundation Welcomes a New CEO
August 9, 2017

Importance of large database of genetic variants reinforced in a new study
July 26, 2017

Dr. Greg Ryan Delivers Another World First with SickKids Colleagues to Save a Baby's Life
July 26, 2017

Sinai Health System Recognized with Top National Quality Care Standing
July 17, 2017

Dr. Michelle Naimer Co-led Important Study About a Cause of Declining Chlamydia Screening
July 10, 2017

Another Successful High-Risk Birth at Mount Sinai Hospital… on its Roof
July 7, 2017

Our Exhibit for the Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival is now on Display
April 27, 2017

Dr. Joel Sadavoy Appears on CTV News to Discuss our Programs to Support Family Caregivers
April 23, 2017

Genetic Association with Aggressive Prostate Cancer Discovered
March 16, 2017

New Study Shows Significant Quality Improvement in Hip Fracture Patients
January 27, 2017

Study May Impact Medical Advice Given to Concussion Patients
January 17, 2017

Maternal Blood Pressure Before Pregnancy May Be Related to Babies’ Sex
January 12, 2017

TCP Awarded Exceptional Grant to Extend its Role as a National Science Facility
January 9, 2017

Welcome to our First Baby of 2017
January 6, 2017

Top 16 Accomplishments of 2016
January 6, 2017

Improving Safety for Mount Sinai's Tiniest Patients
January 6, 2017

Visionary gift contributes to Emergency Department expansion
December 9, 2015

Toronto Star: How a premature baby became a happy, healthy toddler
November 16, 2015

Family Health Team Wins Award for Brown-Bag Medication Check-Up Program
November 3, 2015

Dr. Daniel Durocher awarded prestigious cancer research prize by Memorial Sloan Kettering
September 29, 2015

Sinai welcomes new Head of Gynaecology and Minimally Invasive Surgery
September 22, 2015

New England Journal of Medicine publishes pivotal diabetes cardiovascular study led by Dr. Bernard Zinman
September 17, 2015

Customized training helps rural doctors meet emergency medicine needs
August 28, 2015

Reitman Centre-led ENRICHES initiative to support isolated senior caregivers
July 31, 2015

Mount Sinai physician leads Pan Am Games emergency clinic
July 20, 2015

Mount Sinai nurse carries Pan Am torch
July 13, 2014

Hospital safety program wins national award
July 8, 2015

Dr. Daniel Drucker named to the Order of Canada
July 7, 2015

Canada Day: Celebrating Canadian research leaders
June 29, 2015

Interventional Radiology capacity doubled by $2M gift
June 18, 2015

NICU experiences teach dads to celebrate every moment
June 17, 2015

Natalie to the rescue: Emergency nurse saves baby on her way home
June 16, 2015

Major cancer research investment helps attract top research to Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute
June 11, 2015

Thousands of patients across the GTA will continue to benefit from major investment in medical imaging from the Kimel family
June 4, 2015

Personalized medicine gets real with the Canadian Open Genetics Repository
May 25, 2015

Fetal Gender Provides Clues for the Risk of Diabetes in Women During and After Pregnancy
May 21, 2015

High-risk pregnancy on Mount Sinai's rooftop being monitored closely
May 19, 2015

Improving patient care for antibiotic-resistant infections
May 15, 2015

Distinguished diabetes researcher Dr. Daniel Drucker elected to the Royal Society
May 11, 2015

New waiting room gets a child-friendly make-over in time for Mother’s Day
May 7, 2015

Strengthening psychiatric care with patient input and team-based approach
May 5, 2015

New Personalized Approach to Thyroid Cancer Avoids Routine Radiation
April 23, 2015

Welcome, Emily Isabelle: First baby born in new Labour & Delivery Unit
March 24, 2015

Mount Sinai and Smilezone Foundation are expecting!
March 9, 2015

Newly discovered actions for gut hormone GLP-1 has implications for bariatric surgery and immune disorders
March 2, 2015

Celebrating opening of new NICU, Labour & Delivery, and Antenatal Units
February 24, 2015

Join Sinai experts for healthy ageing education series
February 10, 2015

Mount Sinai Hospital, Bridgepoint Active Healthcare and Circle of Care to form Sinai Health System
January 22, 2015

Med Student trains with Doctor who Saved her Mother’s Life 23 years ago
January 22, 2015

Top 14 of 2014: Patient Care and Research Achievements
January 21, 2015

Mount Sinai first in Canada to Achieve Magnet® Recognition for Nursing Excellence and Patient Care
January 14, 2015

Minister Hoskin’s remarks at Mount Sinai Hanukkah Celebration
December 17, 2014

Cracking the code of cellular reprogramming
December 10, 2014

Supporting patients during the holidays
December 15, 2014

Achieving Better Outcomes for Children and Families
November 25, 2014

Leading Mount Sinai researcher is the first CIBC Scientist in Breast Cancer Research
October 24, 2014

Canadian Business and Community Leaders Invest $3.5 million in Geriatric Care
October 15, 2014

$10 Million Gift to Expand Orthopaedic Care at Mount Sinai Hospital
October 7, 2014

Rock N’ Stroll co-chairs rally the community with a special song of their own
September 19, 2014

New combination therapy a game changer in treatment of type 2 diabetes
September 11, 2014

Celebrating lives touched in our neonatal intensive care unit
September 10, 2014

Pioneering stem cell scientist honoured by Royal Society of Canada
September 9, 2014

Researchers develop the world's first app to help treat alcohol withdrawal
August 29, 2014

New software helps reduce risks for older patients
August 28, 2014

KISS visits Mount Sinai in support of high-risk births
August 13, 2014

Accessing psychiatric help during pregnancy from the comfort of home
August 5, 2014

Telephone support helps breast cancer patients with weight loss
June 17, 2014

Mount Sinai hosts the first International Sarcoma Symposium
June 13, 2014

Toronto Star: Many type-1 diabetics living with disease 50-plus years
May 22, 2014

Video: A mother's day moment in our NICU
May 9, 2014

National Post: A corporate solution to Canada’s growing ranks of ‘invisible’ caregivers
April 29, 2014

Dr. David Backstein makes top doctors lists
April 7, 2014

International study designed to find cause of Crohn's disease
April 4, 2014

Rate of gestational and pre-gestational diabetes has doubled
April 3, 2014

Optimizing pregnancy outcomes for type-1 diabetes ‘moms-to-be’
April 3, 2014

Sinai neonatologist receives grant to optimize nutrition for NICU babies
March 18, 2014

Toronto Life: Toronto's 30 Best Doctors
March 5, 2014

Scientist receives prestigious honour for diabetes research
February 27, 2014

RioCan Investment Announcement
February 26, 2014

News Release: $5 million gift from Newton Glassman Charitable Foundation
February 18, 2014

Delivering personalized medicine for cancer patients
February 7, 2014

Patient thanks clinicians for saving twins before birth
January 22, 2014

Over 40 genetic links to rheumatoid arthritis discovered
January 13, 2014

Type 1 diabetes managment, reasons for success over 50 years
January 8, 2014

$3 million to support new lobby redevelopment
December 17, 2013

Video: Celebrating Excellence in our ED
December 6, 2013

News Release: Landmark $15 million gift for Emergency Medicine
December 5, 2013

Healthy Obesity a Myth, says researchers at Mount Sinai Hospital
December 2, 2013

$6 Million Hennick family gift to support new healing and respite area
November 26, 2013

Simple test could replace surgery to diagnose male infertility
November 20, 2013

Premature babies helped by mom's touch at Mount Sinai -
November 17, 2013

NICU Photo Coverage in The Grid
November 14, 2013

News Release: $5 million Gift from Phillip and Peggy DeZwirek
November 12, 2013

A Snapshot of Diverse Leadership in the Health Care Sector
November 6, 2013

News Release: $10 million donation to support cancer programs at Mount Sinai Hospital
November 5, 2013

News Release: Slaight Family Foundation Announces $50M in Donations to Five Toronto Hospitals      
October 29,2013

Slaight Family Gift: $10 million to Strengthen Maternity Care at Mount Sinai
October 29, 2013

Role-Playing Helps Caregivers Cope - The Globe and Mail
October 18, 2013

Fertility - Rewinding the biological clock - Maclean's Magazine
October 15, 2013

Blood test could benefit women with advanced breast cancer
October 11, 2013

Caregiver training program expands to the workplace
September 26, 2013

New grant to support youth with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis
September 4, 2013

Study Shows No Long-Term Differences in Quality of Life for Breast Cancer Survivors
September 3, 2013

Study finds use of labour-augmenting drug for extended time may contribute to reduced effect in controlling postpartum bleeding
August 21, 2013

Tips to Help Prevent Melanoma This Summer
August 20, 2013

Honouring the memory of Dr. Larry Librach
August 16, 2013

New function for an old gene leads Mount Sinai researchers to possible therapy for kidney disease
August 13, 2013

Mount Sinai mourns the passing of Dr. Tony Pawson
August 9, 2013

Grateful Patient Gives Away 500 Free Coffees to Thank Staff
July 31, 2013

Dr. David Tannenbaum shares why exercise is good for your heart health
July 22, 2013

Meet Dr. Christine Soong, Mount Sinai's Hospitalist, who works with orthopedic patients who have complex health problems
July 22, 2013

Printing new joints with a 3D printer: advancing regenerative medicine for Canadians
July 15, 2013

New Mount Sinai study shows most men with prostate cancer die with the disease rather than from it
July 12, 2013

Mount Sinai-led study finds IVF success higher in women with sufficient vitamin D levels compared with lower levels
July 4, 2013

Workplace program to help caregivers with aging parents
June 27, 2013

Mount Sinai Hospital To Lead New Workplace Program To Support Dementia Caregivers
June 26, 2013

Larry and Judy Tanenbaum make $35 million gift to support research
June 24, 2013

Mount Sinai Hospital joins new non-profit global alliance for the responsible sharing of genomic and clinical data
June 14, 2013

Learn all about the latest in Mount Sinai’s diabetes research and care
June 11, 2013

Meet Jennifer, who is raising money for children with cancer while studying metastatic breast cancer
June 10, 2013

Lunenfeld scientist awarded prestigious Harvard fellowship to advance neuroscience research
June 6, 2013

Mount Sinai’s Dr. Kingdom talks to Science News about the placenta’s crucial role in healthy pregnancies
June 4, 2013

Mount Sinai researchers are trying to halt diabetes permanently in its early stages
May 28, 2013

Mount Sinai cancer scientist Dr. Jeff Wrana presented with a Diamond Jubilee Medal by Prime Minister Harper
May 27, 2013

Nature or nurture - How environmental and genetic factors affect health
May 23, 2013

A new mom celebrates Mother's Day in Mount Sinai’s NICU
May 13, 2013

The Science of Saving Lives: How Research Impacts Your Health
May 9, 2013

Dr. Andrulis is studying whether the habits and development of young girls are related to breast health in women
May 6, 2013

Dr. Tony Pawson awarded for leadership and discoveries in Canadian proteomics research
April 29. 2013

Mount Sinai researchers win Genome Canada grants to advance leadership in cutting-edge genomics research
April 25. 2013

New study from Dr. Denice Feig and ICES shows that preeclampsia increases risk of developing postpartum diabetes
April 18, 2013

New study finds that the availability of online information has the potential to improve high-risk pregnancy outcomes
April 17, 2013

Dr. Samir Sinha shares his top 10 tips on how to live a long and healthy life
April 9, 2013

Hormone therapy can reduce breast cancer, not cause it, says Mount Sinai researcher
April 8, 2013

Supporting Family Members Who Are Caring For Their Loved Ones At Home
April 5, 2013

Dr. David Tannenbaum Shares Tips for Staying Healthy with Diabetes
April 4, 2013

Major discovery by Lunenfeld Scientist will improve the heart health of diabetes patients
March 31, 2013

Dr. Samir Sinha shares 10 Myths and Realities about Aging
March 25, 2013

Mount Sinai Marks International Women's Day with Focus on Medical Efforts in Kenya
March 13, 2013

Scientists and philanthropists celebrate breakthroughs
March 11, 2013

Mount Sinai doctor leads Ontario-wide project to improve patient care
March 1, 2013

Mount Sinai Physician Appointed New Chair of U of T’s Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
February 27, 2013

At Toronto's Mount Sinai, parents get a crash course in caring for their preemie
February 21, 2013

Mount Sinai named one of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers for 2013
February 21, 2013

Mount Sinai Clinician Working to Improve the Health of Premature Babies Around the World
February 15, 2013

A Grateful Patient Gives Back to Mount Sinai Hospital
February 14, 2013

Millennials Help Scientists Transform Breast Cancer Research
February 13, 2013

Renowned Mount Sinai neuroscientist featured in award-winning film about Huntington’s disease
February 4, 2013

Study finds premature babies healthier when cared for by parents during hospital stay
January 31, 2013

New study aimed at reversing type 2 diabetes with early insulin intervention
January 29, 2013

New study to change how patients are cared for in Intensive Care Units
January 22, 2013

Mount Sinai to open the largest IBD research unit in Canada
January 15, 2013

New discovery by Lunenfeld scientists holds promise for preventing and even reversing early stage diabetes
January 11, 2013

Minister Matthews visits Mount Sinai Hospital to highlight expertise in caring for seniors
January 8, 2013

FDA approves drug for rare gastrointestinal disorder developed by Lunenfeld scientist
January 3, 2013

Surprising discovery identifies new approach to suppress spread of cancer
December 20, 2012

Holiday gingerbread-decorating party helps children and families who have lost a loved one
December 19, 2012

Scientist-in-training deciphers the language of protein communication
December 18, 2012

Discover how Lunenfeld researchers are printing new joints with a 3D printer
December 12, 2012

Top Canadian Chefs Join Celebrity Chef Guy Fieri to Raise Funds for Mount Sinai Hospital
December 6, 2012

Combating antibiotic resistant infections in hospitals
November 30, 2012

Improving patient care through standardized pre-surgery tests
Wednesday November 28, 2012

Dr. Allison McGeer talks about the 5 cold and flu symptoms you should never ignore
November 27,2012

Preeclampsia - no longer just a footnote in pregnancies
November 22, 2012

Mount Sinai makes the list of the GTA’s Top Employers for the 7th year in a row
November 20, 2012

Canada's largest NICU marks World Prematurity Day
November 19, 2012

Link between breastfeeding and childhood obesity discovered
November 19, 2012

Innovations in prostate cancer research during moustache season and beyond
November 13, 2012

Do you have high blood pressure? Mount Sinai doc helps you track it with your smartphone
November 9, 2012

Super resolution microscopes bring cells to life
November 8, 2012

Leading the way in treating patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease
November 1, 2012

Backgrounder - Mount Sinai Hospital’s Centre for Inflammatory Bowel Disease
November 1, 2012

Mount Sinai Psychiatrists Help Tame the Lion of Mental Health in Ethiopia
October 31, 2012

Exploring the link between poetry and healing through a Poet-in-Residence
October 29, 2012

Mount Sinai’s clinical excellence in improving outcomes for colorectal surgery patients recognized by CAHO
October 24, 2012

News release: Mount Sinai researchers’ discovery has potential to impact treatments of kidney disease
October 15, 2012

Mount Sinai ER doctor featured in Post City Magazine 
October 11, 2012

Dr. Alexandre Zlotta talks to Global TV about bladder cancer
October 11, 2012

Mount Sinai ER doctor featured in the Bloor West Villager
October 10, 2012

Dr. Crystal Chan Impacts our Next Generation of Philanthropy and Health Care
October 10, 2012

New, One-of-a-Kind Clinic Cares for Moms with Postpartum Disorders
October 9, 2012

Music as Medicine? Sinai Study on the Healing Power of Music
September 19, 2012

Dr. Shoo Lee Receives Prestigious International Award
September 18, 2012

Rescue of 6 year old boy by 2 Mount Sinai docs on Mt. Kilimanjaro garners media attention
September 14, 2012

iPad App Brings Neurology Learning to Park Benches, Streetcars
September 10, 2012

Two Mount Sinai doctors elected to the Royal Society of Canada
September 7, 2012

Dr. Pamela Goodwin talks about her research into the risks of breast cancer recurrence
August 27, 2012

Mount Sinai's new Mother and Baby Unit featured in The Canadian Jewish News
July 31, 2012

Mount Sinai's new Mother and Baby Unit featured in the City Centre Mirror
August 10, 2012

Advanced Practice Physiotherapist Leslie Soever featured in the Toronto Star
July 24, 2012

Lunenfeld researcher Dan Durocher featured in this month’s The Scientist magazine
July 03, 2012

Read all about Mount Sinai Hospital’s 2011/2012 Annual Report
June 29, 2012

Mount Sinai Hospital Foundation in the News: “Mount Kilimanjaro climb to aid Toronto hospital”
June 22, 2012

Toronto researchers lead new study on effects of self-care home blood pressure telemonitoring using mobile technology medicine
June 15, 2012 

Mount Sinai Hospital to host international symposium on personalized medicine
May 28, 2012 

Mount Sinai Hospital opening six newly built floors
May 15, 2012 

New March Break Internship Program Expands the Research Training Centre’s Youth Education Initiatives
March 7, 2012