Latest Canadian Medical Hall of Fame Stories

2014-06-25 16:26:15

HosNav includes maps, parking information, diagnostic test preparations and more BRAMPTON/ETOBICOKE, ON , June 25, 2014 /CNW/ - Starting today, William Osler Health System (Osler)'s patients and visitors will have the organization's hospitals at their fingertips when Osler launches its first mobile app, HosNav. The free iPhone app, available for download from the iTunes app store, will act as a guidebook for patients and visitors during their experiences at Brampton Civic Hospital...

2010-07-26 23:01:00

WASHINGTON, July 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090226/CENSUSLOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090226/CENSUSLOGO) TUESDAY, JULY 27: INSULIN Profile America -- Tuesday, July 27th. On this date in 1921, two researchers at the University of Toronto, Dr. Frederick Banting and Charles Best, gave the first insulin shot in history to a dog. The next year, a...

Latest Canadian Medical Hall of Fame Reference Libraries

2011-01-04 22:00:03

Roberta Bondar is Canada's first female astronaut and became the first neurologist in space. She was born on December 4, 1945 in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, and graduated from Sir James Dunn High School. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in zoology and agriculture from the University of Guelph in 1968, a Master of Science degree in experimental pathology from the University of Western Ontario in 1971, a Doctor of Philosophy in neuroscience from the University of Toronto in 1974, and a...

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