Pip the Penguin

Meet Pip the Penguin

North York General Hospital is proud to officially introduce the newest member of our paediatric family, Pip the Penguin. Pip is making young patients feel welcomed and reassured. Get a sneak peek at his story book and passport.
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Patients First

Roving Reporter: Flu edition
Dr. Kevin Katz, Medical Director of Infection Prevention and Control, answers questions about the flu vaccine.
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Reduce your risk of getting the flu this year
Find out what NYGH is doing to protect you and what you can do to protect yourself.

News & Community

  • Early detection techniques may be effective for lung cancer: Study
    Thu, Oct 30, 2014
    A study led by Dr. Frank Sullivan, Gordon F Cheesbrough Chair in Family and Community Medicine at North York General Hospital, is examining early detection of lung cancer... Read More read more
  • NYGH recognized for commitment to mental health at work
    Wed, Oct 29, 2014
    Excellence Canada recently awarded North York General Hospital (NYGH) the prestigious Mental Health at Work – Bronze award for its commitment to mental health-related pro... Read More read more
  • Information session — Registered Disability Savings Plan
    Tue, Oct 28, 2014
    Join this free information session on Thursday, October 30 to learn about the Registered Disability Savings Plan that can help you save for the future. If you or someone ... Read More read more
  • Free information session for Ontarians living with diabetes
    Tue, Oct 28, 2014
    If you or a loved one lives with diabetes, this free financial assistance information session on Thursday, October 30 will be of interest. Read More read more
  • Electronic health records key to understanding health challenges: Study
    Thu, Oct 23, 2014
    A recent case study authored by Dr. Frank Sullivan, Gordon F. Cheesbrough Chair in Family and Community Medicine at North York General Hospital, highlights the importance... Read More read more
  • Addiction Education Series starts November 3
    Thu, Oct 09, 2014
    This four-part education series is open to patients, family members and the community Read More read more
  • Dr. Modupe Tunde-Byass receives APOG Carl Nimrod Award
    Wed, Oct 08, 2014
    Dr. Modupe Tunde-Byass, Obstetrician/Gynecologist at North York General Hospital, has been selected by the University of Toronto to receive the Association of Professors ... Read More read more
  • Fundraising for innovation in breast cancer care
    Tue, Oct 07, 2014
    This year, the North York General Foundation's annual Heart of Fashion event is raising money so the BMO Financial Group Breast Diagnostic Centre can offer patients a lea... Read More read more
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