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Interview: Dr. Calvin Cheng, Geriatrician Post Thumbnail

Interview: Dr. Calvin Cheng, Geriatrician

Tell us a little about yourself! I’m Dr. Calvin Cheng, and I have been a Geriatrician at Humber River Hospital…

September 18, 2019
Interview: Franca Mancini, Senior Executive Administrator Post Thumbnail

Interview: Franca Mancini, Senior Executive Administrator

Tell us a little about yourself! My name is Franca Mancini and I joined the HRH Foundation Family in July…

September 10, 2019
Meet Alan Spergel, Board Chair, Humber River Hospital Foundation Post Thumbnail

Meet Alan Spergel, Board Chair, Humber River Hospital Foundation

Tell us a little about yourself! My name is Alan Spergel and I am the new Board Chair for Humber…

September 4, 2019
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Women of WINK Decide how Donations are used in Dragons Den-Style Event

Women in Kindness (WINK) is a group of women working together to support Humber River Hospital. Members join WINK through…

August 27, 2019
Interview: Dr. Graham Black, Paediatrician Post Thumbnail

Interview: Dr. Graham Black, Paediatrician

Tell us a little about yourself! My name is Graham Black and I am a Paediatrician at Humber River Hospital….

August 21, 2019
Interview: Estelle Zentil, Development Coordinator Intern Post Thumbnail

Interview: Estelle Zentil, Development Coordinator Intern

Tell us a little about yourself! My name is Estelle Zentil, and I am grateful to have had the opportunity…

August 13, 2019
Pericardial Effusion: Jeff’s Care Team Kept Him Informed Every Step of the Way Post Thumbnail

Pericardial Effusion: Jeff’s Care Team Kept Him Informed Every Step of the Way

“I started getting winded easily,” remembers Jeff. “My chest felt sore and heavy.” While Jeff lives only a few minutes…

August 7, 2019
Interview: Brittany Cheeseman, Manager, Donor Relations & Annual Program Post Thumbnail

Interview: Brittany Cheeseman, Manager, Donor Relations & Annual Program

Tell us a little about yourself! Hi, I’m Brittany and I manage our Donor Relations and Annual Giving Programs. I…

July 16, 2019
After 64 Years at Humber River Hospital, Dr. Robert McMillin is Leaving Quite the Legacy Post Thumbnail

After 64 Years at Humber River Hospital, Dr. Robert McMillin is Leaving Quite the Legacy

64 years. That’s how long Dr. Robert McMillin served Humber River Hospital’s community before retiring earlier this year at 92…

June 25, 2019
Mental Health Patients Collect 677 lbs of food for North York Harvest Food Bank Post Thumbnail

Mental Health Patients Collect 677 lbs of food for North York Harvest Food Bank

Every year, patients in Humber’s Day Treatment Program organize a food drive in support of North York Harvest Food Bank….

June 19, 2019