Kelly McCarthy: a Hospital Hero with a radiant smile

When Kelly McCarthy received the news that someone had made a Hospital Hero donation in her name, she was shocked and humbled. “I thought it was wonderful, I immediately teared up,” she says. Kelly has given 15 years of service and counting to the McGill University...

Personalized medicine offers hope to cancer patients

It took a well-meaning friend, a fellow cancer survivor, and a leading cancer research scientist for René Després to get the help he so desperately sought. Chance brought the 66-year-old pancreatic cancer patient to the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) and Dr....