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



CBC Radio Daybreak Montreal host Mike Finnerty interviews Dr. Susie Lau and her patient on their experience with the use of DigniCap during chemo.

 

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

The Gyn-Onc information service is physically closed, but will maintain services virtually as of Wednesday 18th March 2020 until further notice. We encourage you to consult the website. If you need additional assistance, please send us  an email.


 New web pageof resources on COVID-19 for cancer patients.

JGH Chemo Symptom Management Hotline
(514) 3408222 x 25529


May 20, 2020
International Clinical Trials Day

Today, Quebec-Clinical Reserach Organization in Cancer (QCROC) is launching the "In 2020, I discover clinical research" campaign to mark the International Clinical Trials Day which is celebrated on May 20th worldwide. Visit the  Clinical Trials page to find trials available at the clinic, through the search engine of QCROC, and from other resources.

May 11, 2020
Patient Webinar: Steps Through COVID-19, a 60-minute webinar on mental health support during a cancer journey in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. 
Wednesday May 13, 2020, 13:00 EDT
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May 8, 2020
World Ovarian Cancer Day, May 8th

On this World Ovarian Cancer Day, we would like to extend our heartfelt gratitude to our long-term supporters and friends at Gloria's Girls for their very generous donation of $180,000, and the continued support over the years for the ovarian cancer research and care at the JGH.

Apr. 20, 2020
 COVID-19 Resources by The Society of Gynecologic Oncology of Canada. 

Mar. 31, 2020
 New web pageof resources on COVID-19 for cancer patients. 



 Precare Animated Surgery Guide 

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


World Cancer Day: February 4

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