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A Lifetime at St. Michael's Hospital

It was 1948 when Dr. John K. Wilson graduated from medical school and began his internship at St. Michael’s Hospital. One year later, John and Patricia Dewan were married in Ingersoll, Ontario. Sixty-six years, an impressive career and nine children (all born at St. Michael’s Hospital) later, Dr. Wilson has generously included St. Michael’s in his will.
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Inspire 2018 Update

As of October 2015, we are now in month nine of the construction phase of the Inspire 2018 campaign, and the Peter Gilgan Patient Care Tower is underway with the completion of the foundation and the installation of the crane in September. The new 17-storey tower will tie in directly to the existing wings on two sides, unifying our site and creating a real front door for the entire hospital as we become the premier critical care hospital in Canada. In this update, Dr. Howard explains what will happen in the coming months, and points to the live video of the construction site in real time and to galleries showing what the new Slaight Family Emergency Department, Element Financial Way and Atrium and the new Shuter Wing will look like, inside and out.
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Jason's story - A family reunited

"As I realized the tree was coming down in my direction, I knew it would be really bad," Jason Finley remembers. The 42-year-old father of four is grateful to St. Michael's for saving his life.
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Carole Collier Leaves a Legacy

For more than twenty years Carole Collier had been coming to St. Michael's Hospital to receive regular breast screenings. Her appointments were always uneventful. But in the summer of 2011, she received an unexpected phone call from a nurse at the CIBC Breast Centre. An abnormality was discovered during one of her mammograms, and Carole was told she needed to come back for further testing.
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Arne and Beverley Clausen's story

About 25 years ago, Arne had a heart attack and was referred to St. Michael’s for bypass surgery. He was so pleased by his treatment and the outcome that he made regular gifts to the hospital’s heart program for a number of years. When he died, his will revealed a substantial bequest of more than $2 million to St. Michael’s, along with gifts to two other hospitals. Cynthia Collantes, Director – Gift Planning, says that creating a bequest, like Arne’s, is one of the easiest ways to support your favourite charity.
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Festive Spiced Chocolate Bread Pudding

Jason Bangerter, executive chef of Langdon Hall, offers us some "winter warmers" for a chilly weekend. For a truly decadent, once-in-the-holiday-season indulgence, here’s Chef Jason’s Festive Spiced Chocolate Bread Pudding, seasoned with his own Holiday Spice Mix.
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Building Excitement about Inspire 2018

This fly-through video first presented on April 17th at the official launch of the construction phase of Inspire 2018 gave guests a chance to see an aerial view of the floor-by-floor changes now officially under way at St. Michael's Hospital.
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Breaking New Ground for Inspire 2018

Friday, April 17 was a milestone day for St. Michael’s Hospital as Eric Hoskins, the Minister of Health and Long-Term Care, our signature donors to the campaign, hospital and foundation board members, and friends and family of the hospital gathered to mark the official launch of the construction phase of Inspire 2018.
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Well-Read, Well-Being Fall 2015

Reading keeps the brain active and allows us to decompress from our busy schedules.To inspire your reading choices, we’ve selected stress-relieving books for the whole family to enjoy, including new books and classics.
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Help us Transform Patient Care at St. Michael's for the 21st Century

With your help we can become Canada's premier critical care hospital.
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