The Ottawa Hospital Foundation Podcast

Pulse will introduce you to the patients, doctors, researchers, and donors of The Ottawa Hospital. You’ll hear how, through their commitment, they are changing the future of medicine through new discoveries, by expanding treatments and improving the patient experience.

It’s these stories that show how crucial your support is to improving patient care and advancing research at The Ottawa Hospital. You’ll meet:

  • A man cured of cancer through immunotherapy treatment
  • A woman who lost both legs in the Westboro bus has hope for the future
  • The first woman to be chief of staff at The Ottawa Hospital
  • The one million dollar donor hoping to find a cure for kidney research

Listen to the latest episode:

Feb 18, 2020

Meet Yvonne Wilson. She will become the first nurse to compete at The Ottawa Hospital’s Dancing with the Docs fundraising gala. This year it will be held on May 30 at the Hilton Lac Leamy. It’s one of the most anticipated nights of the year and funds support patient care and research at The Ottawa Hospital.

 

Past Episodes:

Feb 4, 2020

When Marilyn Erdely was diagnosed with stage zero breast cancer nine years ago, she was in her late twenties, and she never expected it to turn into a fight for her life.

 

Jan 21, 2020

The Ottawa Hospital is a leader in bringing immunotherapy to patients and developing the next generation of treatment. You’ll hear about the transformational advancements in cancer care with oncologist, Dr. Michael Ong and patient, Dan Collins.

 

Dec 27, 2019

Marcie Stevens was one of 13 severely injured patients who arrived at The Ottawa Hospital Trauma Centre after the Westboro bus crash. One year later, after losing both legs, Marcie continues her recovery at the Rehabilitation Centre and she’s grateful for the compassionate care she’s received.

 

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*This podcast is only available in English