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2017 Chronicle Journal Features


Pre-Clinical Research in Thunder Bay into Combination Cancer Treatments Possibly a World First (May 24, 2017)

Tbaytel Motorcycle Ride for Dad – Registration BBQ This Weekend! (May 24, 2017)

Ojibwe lessons creating a more welcoming environment (May 24, 2017)


Coping with Chaos for Mental Health Awareness Week (May 20, 2017)

Free 50+ Lifestyle Expo: A Treasure Trove of Information (May 20, 2017)

Foot Health; Don't Tiptoe Around Your Issues (May 20, 2017)


WINMAR Along for the Ride (May 17, 2017)

May is Sexual Assault Prevention Month (May 17, 2017)

Beautiful Smile Won't Soon Be Forgotten (May 17, 2017)


Unplugged for Cancer Concert Keeps Ears Ringing (May 13, 2017)

Parking at Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre (May 13, 2017)

Report from Nadine Doucette (May 13, 2017)


Homegrown Cyclotron Program – and Team – the Real Success Story (May 10, 2017)

Leaders Provide a Personal Level of Care to Improve the Patient Experience (May 10, 2017)

Local Doctor Recognized for Excellence in Medical Leadership (May 10, 2017)


Local breast cancer survivor honoured with provincial award (May 6, 2017)

Reducing Pressure Injuries to Optimize Seniors' Care (May 6, 2017)

NWO Regional Stroke Network & Superior North EMS Team Up for Annual Health Expo (May 6, 2017)


Showcasing Scientific Success (May 3, 2017)

10 Year Breast Cancer Survivor Encourages Women to Get Screened (May 3, 2017)

Feeling Lucky? Grab Your Tickets Today (May 3, 2017)


Making a Positive Impact (April 29, 2017)

115 Years: A Proud Legacy of Health Care Volunteering (April 29, 2017)


Laurie Clarke – Committee Member Extraordinaire (April 26, 2017)

Volunteer IMPACT at Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre (April 26, 2017)

Meet HELP Program Volunteer – Jordan-Rae Jardine (April 26, 2017)


April is BeADonor month. Are you sure you're registered? (April 22, 2017)

Don't be Wasteful; Learn to Compost! (April 22, 2017)

Multi-Faith Sanctuary at Wilson Memorial General Hospital (April 22, 2017)


Understanding Surge Capacity: We have enough beds (April 19, 2017)

Hospital Welcomes New Vascular Surgeon (April 19, 2017)


Frank Cava's Legacy Lives On Through Long-Running Tournament Bearing His Name (April 15, 2017)

Health Research Institute/Sunnybrook Collaboration Investigates New HIFU Treatment Option for Aggressive Cancer (April 15, 2017)

Dinos Deliver Hope (April 15, 2017)


On the Road Again: Screen for Life Coach Returns to the Region (April 12, 2017)

Report from Nadine Doucette (April 12, 2017)

Research Ethics Boards Align (April 12, 2017)


Going Green: Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre Embraces Waste Reduction (April 8, 2017)

Colorectal Cancer Facts vs Fiction (April 8, 2017)

Local Surgeon Elected as Chairman of OMA Section of Plastic Surgery, delegate to OMA Council (April 8, 2017)


Ethics in Health Care (April 5, 2017)

United Commercial Travelers Back with New Cash Draw (April 5, 2017)

Race for the Cure! (April 5, 2017)


Long-Time Partnership Boosts Bachelors for Hope Charity Auction: Dougall Media Lends Support Since 2009 (April 1, 2017)

The Lab: Then and Now - Former McKellar General Hospital Lab Manager Returns for Visit (April 1, 2017)

Targeted treatments for cancer caused by human papillomavirus (HPV) (April 1, 2017)


Laboratory Services: detecting health information from your medical tests (March 29, 2017)

Message from the Board Chair: Jody Nesti (March 29, 2017)

Researching How Technology Can Bring Health Care Closer to Home (March 29, 2017)


Innovation in Addictions Management: A Fresh Start at Thunder Bay's Shelter House (March 25, 2017)

Local Firm's Creativity Guides Motorcycle Ride for Dad event (March 25, 2017)

Unprocessed Food in a Processed World (March 25, 2017)


The Daily Dilemma of Skipping Breakfast (March 22, 2017)

PhD Candidate Researcher Pioneers “Agentless” Contrast Technique for Identifying Prostate Cancer (March 22, 2017)

Health Research Institute Bringing Discovery to Life in Toronto (March 22, 2017)


10 Tips to Help You Successfully Complete Your FOBT Kit (March 18, 2017)

Legion Sees Value in Camera (March 18, 2017)

Government of Canada Invests $1.85 million to Support Advanced Medical Research & Innovation in Northwestern Ontario (March 18, 2017)


New Research VP Focused on Developing Customized, Evidence-Based Health Care Programs Closer to Home (March 15, 2017)

Hospital launches new Accessibility Plan (March 15, 2017)

Students Participate in Hospital's Indigenous Career Experience Program (March 15, 2017)


Getting to Know Your Health Sciences Foundation Board of Directors: Sean Davies (March 11, 2017)

Colorectal Cancer Screening: FOBT vs. Colonoscopy (March 11, 2017)

Patient Celebrates 22 Years on Dialysis (March 11, 2017)


Saving a Life: From 30 days to 30 seconds (March 8, 2017)

Colon Cancer Screening is worth the Conversation (March 8, 2017)

Delicious Lasagna Take Out: Open to the Public! (March 8, 2017


Goal Achieved! Dumptrucks of Cash Get Filled Over and Over (March 4, 2017)

Report from Nadine Doucette (March 4, 2017)

How to Participate in Nutrition Month to Take the Fight out of Food (March 4, 2017)


Local Man Knows Colon Cancer Screening Is Worthwhile (March 1, 2017)

Lions Club of Thunder Bay Continues Visionary Support (March 1, 2017)

Join Us! Quiz Night in Support of Northern Cardiac Fund (March 1, 2017)


Medical Emergency Team Celebrates 10 Years of Improving Patient Outcomes (February 25, 2017)

North West LHIN Launches New Regional Diabetes Plan to Improve Access to High Quality, Coordinated Diabetes Care (February 25, 2017)

Remembering Darryl “Penasi” Fox (February 25, 2017)


Celebrating the People who Make our Hospital Great (February 22, 2017)

Piercings Have No Place in Operating Room (February 22, 2017)

“Lucky Stars” That Helped Save a Life Are Thanks to You (February 22, 2017)


Financial Wellness 101: Take Control of Your Financial Stress (February 18, 2017)

Nurse Led Outreach Team helping people avoid visits to hospital (February 18, 2017)


Care Partners Always Welcome at Health Sciences Centre (February 15, 2017)

Getting to Know Your Cardiac Catheterization Lab (February 15, 2017)

Concussion Inspires Gift to Emergency Department (February 15, 2017)


Greek Supper Club Leads to New Chair for Renal Patients (February 11, 2017)

Employee Gifts Celebrated at Luncheon (February 11, 2017)

Bearskin Airlines Hope Classic Raises over $3M in 21 Year History (February 11, 2017)


Levia Berardi Walks the Talk (February 8, 2017)

Taco Time Supports Cardiac Awareness Month (February 8, 2017)

Stand Up Comedy Night Returns! (February 8, 2017)


Marital Status and Your Estate (February 4, 2017)

Report from Nadine Doucette (February 4, 2017)

Masala Grille presents Spice for Heart (February 4, 2017)


Simulation Training Helps Improve Emergency Care (February 1, 2017)

Bearskin Airlines Hope Classic Celebrates 21 Years This Weekend (February 1, 2017)

Feedback leads to improvements (February 1, 2017)


Smokers' Helpline: Don't Quit Quitting (January 28, 2017)

North West LHIN Bridges Funding Gap for Thunder Bay Managed Alcohol Program (January 28, 2017)

Providing Increased Access to Mental Health Services (January 28, 2017)


Hospital Celebrates Employees (January 25, 2017)

NOSM to Establish Accredited Medical Physics Residency with Northern Academic Health Sciences Centre (January 25, 2017)

Kyle Stroomer Walks the Talk (January 25, 2017)


Nurses Leading the Way to a More Senior Friendly Environment (January 21, 2017)

The Need for Sleep: Are you Catching Enough Zs? (January 21, 2017)

Students Inspired to Hold Bake Sale (January 21, 2017)


Research Participants Invited to Partake in Quality Improvement Project (January 18, 2017)

Christmas Gifts have Extra Meaning (January 18, 2017)

Community Quit Smoking Supports (January 18, 2017)


Think Pink Games Pivotal to Cancer Care (January 14, 2017)

Family CARE Grants Fund Unique and Helpful Items at Hospital (January 14, 2017)

National Non-Smoking Week Celebrates Smoke-Free Hospitals Across Ontario (January 14, 2017)


Nurse Practitioner Spotlight: Allyson Adduono (January 11, 2017)

Discharge Planner helping patients return home to Dilico communities (January 11, 2017)

Mark Your Calendar! (January 11, 2017)


Perfusionists in Training: A Step Towards Implementing Cardiac Surgery (January 7, 2017)

Win a Quad! (January 7, 2017)

Bachelors Wanted! (January 7, 2017)


Dryden Lions Club: Ongoing Support for Tbaytel Tamarack House (January 4, 2017)

Winner Takes Home $17,380 in Sold-Out Intercity Shopping Centre 50/50 Cash Draw (January 4, 2017)

Nurse Practitioner Spotlight: Sharon Jaspers (January 4, 2017)

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