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CHEO and Ottawa Paramedics team up to help critically ill newborns
22/12/2015
Santa Claus is coming to town early and he has a gift for some of Ontario̵...
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CHEO’s Dream of a Lifetime Lottery SOLD OUT
11/12/2015
The CHEO Foundation has announced that all tickets for the 2015 Dream of a Lifetime Lottery have been sold guaranteeing there will be 67,500 tickets in the drum for t...
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CHEO appoints next medical Chief of Staff, Dr. Lindy Samson
10/12/2015
CHEO's new Chief of Staff designate, Dr. Lindy Samson, is a p...
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Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario endorses Rowan’s Law
09/12/2015
The Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) is proud to officially endorse Rowan’s Law, a private members’ bill in the Ontario legislature that aims to find better w...
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CHEO joins effort to prepare for health needs of Syrian refugees arriving in Canada
23/11/2015
The Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) has joined the Refugee 613 effort to coordinate Ottawa’s response to the global refugee crisis....
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CHEO, Ottawa Public Health and CTV partner to help parents raise healthier kids
16/11/2015
The Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) and Ottawa Public Health (OPH) are teaming up t...
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New leader appointed for key Ontario mental health program
11/11/2015
The Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) is pleased to name Michelle Hurtubise as the new executive director for the Ontario Centre of Excellence for Child and Youth Men...
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CHEO’s Dream of a Lifetime Lottery
04/11/2015
The Early Bird Deadline in CHEO’s Dream of a Lifetime Lottery is midnight, Friday, November 13th. ...
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CHEO and The Royal answer call to improve access to mental health care with Young Minds strategy
29/10/2015
CHEO and The Royal are launching a shared five-year strategic plan to improve access to mental health care for children and youth in Eastern Ontario ...
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The Canadian experience on pediatric liver disease: Early diagnosis is critical
19/10/2015
A first of its kind nationwide study on pediatric Autoimmune Hepatitis (AIH), a progressive inflammatory liver disease, was released today in the esteemed journal, Pe...
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Understanding Concussions – recognizing signs and symptoms
16/10/2015
CHEO, in conjunction with the OCDSB, is pleased to offer a special presentation and panel discussion on concussions. This free event will take place Thursday, October...
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CHEO hopes Canada will follow Australian High Court ruling on gene patents
07/10/2015
CHEO applauds the Australian High Court’s ruling today that human genes cannot be patented. ...
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Ottawa high school students lead change in attitudes to mental health
06/10/2015
CHEO’s Youth Net/Réseau Ado and young people from ten different high school Student Wellness Committees in the Ottawa region are fighting to end the stigma...
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2015-2016 CHEO Champion Child
06/10/2015
The CHEO Foundation announced that nine year old Hodan Osman is CHEO’s representative in the Children's Miracle Network’s Champions program presented by W...
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“CHEO NEEDS YOU” CTV television special to air Monday, October 12th in support of CHEO
05/10/2015
CHEO and CTV Ottawa present “CHEO Needs You,” a special television show that will tell the stories of three CHEO patients ...
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CHEO mourns Max Keeping, one of its biggest champions
01/10/2015
CHEO, its staff, physicians, volunteers and families will deeply miss Max Keeping, an outstanding citizen, broadcaster, and one of CHEO’s biggest champions. His...
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CHEO seeks volunteer to join the Ontario Centre of Excellence for Child & Youth Mental Health Governance Committee
29/09/2015
The Ontario Centre of Excellence for Child and Youth Mental Health (the Centre) is currently recruiting for a member with financial expertise to participate on its go...
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The Times They Are A-Changing - Kids’ Mental Health
21/09/2015
A joint presentation on child and youth mental health by CHEO, The Royal and OCDSB will take place on Wednesday, September 30 at 7:00 pm at Sir Robert Borden High Sch...
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CHEO’s 2015 Dream of a Lifetime Lottery
14/09/2015
The CHEO Foundation officially launched the 2015 edition of CHEO’s Dream of a Lifetime Lottery this morning at the Minto Dream Home in Manotick.
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CHEO is a leader in paperless outpatient clinics
19/08/2015
This summer CHEO was the first hospital in Canada to receive a Stage 6 electronic health records designation for its outpatient clinics from the Healthcare Informatio...
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Ontario patients now have access to more genetic tests
13/08/2015
Ontarians will now be able to obtain more comprehensive genetic tests for inherited heart conditions. CHEO has expanded its testing capabilities using some of the mos...
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Government of Canada Partners with the CHEO Research Institute to Improve Maternal Health
31/07/2015
Today, the Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, announced funding for the CHEO Research Institute for a project that will help improve the health of expectant...
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Unique pilot program to help families of kids with most complex medical needs
17/07/2015
CHEO and its community partners are celebrating the announcement today of federal funding for a unique pilot program that will help families manage the social, emotio...
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Cancer patients treated in world-first clinical trial of Canadian viral therapy
10/07/2015
Canadian researchers have launched the world’s first clinical trial of a novel investigational therapy that uses a combination of two viruses to attack and kill...
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Eating disorders experts weigh in on Avoidant/Restrictive Food Intake Disorder – two years after classification as a mental health condition
18/06/2015
Jessie is a five-year-old girl who doesn’t like foods with much texture or flavour. She prefers to eat foods that don’t require lots of chewing, like soup...
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CHEO’s administrative overhead lowest in region — focuses resources on patient care
10/06/2015
Data released today by the Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI) shows that CHEO invests the most in patient care and spends the least on administrative ov...
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2015 Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and Youth and takes a stand on outdoor and risky active play
09/06/2015
In an era of schoolyard ball bans, bylaws that restrict tobogganing and parents’ frequent calls of “Be careful” or “Wait for me,” are we...
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32nd CHEO Telethon National Capital Regions breaks another record for CHEO’s kids!
07/06/2015
When the final total of $7,941,063 lit up on the giant tote board just before 7 p.m. the cheering crowd at the E & Y Centre represented a feeling of joy that was ...
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32nd Annual CHEO Telethon on CTV Ottawa Airs This Weekend
01/06/2015
This Saturday and Sunday we invite you to be a SuperHERO for CHEO during the CHEO Telethon on CTV. Watch, call and donate to help us raise funds
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Transformative research at University of Ottawa nets $28.5 million from the Canada Foundation for Innovation
29/05/2015
A group of scientists from the University of Ottawa and its affiliated institutes, OHRI and CHEO, will share $28,511,215 from the Canada Foundation for Innovation to ...
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New defendant in CHEO’s gene patent challenge
29/05/2015
Recent developments in CHEO’s gene patent challenge have resulted in a US-based biotechnology company, Transgenomic, purchasing the patents for Long QT genes fr...
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CHEO honours Volunteer of the Year
21/05/2015
CHEO is pleased to celebrate its Volunteer of the Year – Ann Lambert, pioneer of CHEO’s pet therapy program, who has brought comfort and healing to young ...
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CHEO encourages parents to choose wisely and keep Emergency for emergencies
13/05/2015
CHEO wants to help parents decide when to visit the Emergency Department. ...
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Hundreds of Ottawa students step up to fight mental health stigma
07/05/2015
CHEO’s Youth Net/Réseau Ado is tackling stigma surrounding mental illness head-on with their youth anti-stigma summit, HeadStrong.
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Children’s hospital issues call to action to support vaccinations
29/04/2015
CHEO is issuing a call to action urging parents and community members to spread the facts about the benefits of immunization. ...
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CHEO Healthy Kids Award Winners Announced
25/03/2015
CHEO hosted its fifth annual Healthy Kids Awards ceremony this evening....
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STATEMENT - CHEO’s 2015-16 Budget
11/03/2015
The Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO)’s 2015/2016 budget plan is addressing an expected funding gap of $6.7 million of its $243 million budget...
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Younger immigrants at higher risk of developing inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
10/03/2015
The younger a person is when they immigrate to Canada, the higher their risk of developing inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), and its major subtypes Crohn’s dise...
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CHEO to help more children and youth suffering from chronic pain
06/03/2015
The Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) is slashing wait times and improving care for kids with chronic pain thanks to $881,517 in yearly funding anno...
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Patient lounge at CHEO gets a makeover for mental health
04/03/2015
A ribbon cutting was held at the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario earlier today to unveil a renovation to the patient lounge on the 6th floor which houses...
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CHEO takes a walk down Memory Lane: Celebrating 50 years of volunteers
03/03/2015
The Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) is pleased to announce the dedication of Memory Lane to CHEO’s Volunteer Association, in celebration of ...
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CHEO named one of top hospitals in Ontario for physician and employee satisfaction
27/02/2015
The Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) is excited to be named one of Ontario’s top hospitals for employee and physician satisfaction. ...
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CHEO named top teaching hospital in Ontario for Emergency Department care
17/02/2015
CHEO is thrilled to be named one of Ontario’s top performing hospitals for its Emergency Department care – by its very own patients ...
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CHEO Proud To Be Recognized As a Top Employer in Region
05/02/2015
CHEO has once again been recognized as one of the National Capital Region’s Top Employers for 2015. ...
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CHEO and OCDSB connect parents with health experts to talk about eating disorders
03/02/2015
In collaboration with the Ottawa-Carleton District School Board (OCDSB), the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario is pleased to present a free information ses...
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