Gynecologic oncology patient information

Some facts about the Gyn-Onc Health Information Service

  • A 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).

In the News

Ovarian Cancer 101 Webinar (en français), Ovarian Cancer Canada
Dr. Susie Lau, 
 December 11, 2019. 

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.

  Stay Informed

JGH Chemo Symptom Management Hotline
(514) 3408222 x 25529

 Precare Animated Surgery Guide 

Feb. 20, 2020
 Caregiver Support Video Series (American Cancer Society)

World Cancer Day: February 4

Happy Holidays
& Best Wishes for the New Year!

Dec. 16, 2019
 Tips for coping with cancer during the holidays. 

Dec. 2, 2019
Ovarian Cancer 101 (Ovarian Cancer Canada Webinar Series)
Date: Dec. 6, 2019, 12 PM EST
By: Dr. Prafull Ghatage, Gynecologic Oncologist
 Click here to watch the video.

Nov. 18, 2019
 Online Cancer Information and Patient Groups (JAMA Oncology Patient Page)

Nov. 14, 2019

 allows patients, physicians or researchers to search clinical trials available in the province by keywords or category.

Oct. 31, 2019
Happy Halloween! 
Wearing Costumes to Chemo

Oct. 10, 2019
Free Goodman Cancer Research Centre public forum on the future of cancer research, focused on AI and machine learning
Date: October 30, 2019
Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

 Past webinars organized by Ovarian Cancer Canada

Oct. 3, 2019
Society of Gynecologic Oncology Patient Education Event
Upcoming webinar: What to Expect After Women’s Cancer Treatment

Sept. 22, 2019
 Palliative Care 
(JAMA Patient Page)

Sept. 3, 2019

September is the Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month. Visit  Foundation for Women's Cancer to obtain more information about the gynecologic cancer symptoms, risk factors, prevention and early detection.

The Ovarian Cancer Canada Walk of Hope, Montreal.
Location: Parc Angrignon
Date: September 8, 2019 at 8:45 am

Aug. 29, 2019
 Should I be tested for BRCA mutations?
(JAMA Patient Page)

July 11, 2019
What is a pathology report? How to read it? Visit if you are interested.  


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