NEO Kids Foundation Continues to Support Radon Research at HSNRI

NEO Kids Foundation Continues to Support Radon Research at HSNRI

SUDBURY, ON – Since 2016, Dr. Leslie Sutherland, Scientist at Health Sciences North Research Institute (HSNRI) has been researching the impacts of radon, building a unique research program which is not found anywhere else in Ontario. With recent funding from the NEO Kids Foundation, this research project is now moving into its second phase. 

Thursday, February 8, 2018/Number of views (401)/
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An outbreak of Influenza A Has Been Declared Over – 6th Floor Respiratory Care Unit, South Tower

An outbreak of Influenza A Has Been Declared Over – 6th Floor Respiratory Care Unit, South Tower

An outbreak of Influenza A on the 6th Floor Respiratory Care Unit of the South Tower of the Ramsey Lake Health Centre, has been declared over. The outbreak was declared January 25th. 

Monday, February 5, 2018/Number of views (134)/
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HSN is currently monitoring an outbreak of Influenza A on the 7th Floor, North Tower, Ramsey Lake Health Centre

HSN is currently monitoring an outbreak of Influenza A on the 7th Floor, North Tower, Ramsey Lake Health Centre

SUDBURY, ON - Health Sciences North (HSN) is currently monitoring an outbreak of Influenza A on 7A Inpatient Surgical Unit, 7th Floor of the North Tower of the Ramsey Lake Health Centre. HSN has taken a number of measures to deal with this outbreak, including isolation precautions, strict hand hygiene, heightened infection prevention and control surveillance, laboratory testing and enhanced environmental cleaning and disinfection. Additional measures may be required as the situation evolves.

Friday, February 2, 2018/Number of views (297)/
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Ontario Improving Access to Health Care for Children in Sudbury

Ontario Improving Access to Health Care for Children in Sudbury

NEO Kids and Family Program Receives Planning Grant from Province

Ontario is supporting Health Sciences North to plan an expansion of the children’s health centre in Sudbury,  ensuring children and their families will have access to quality health care and social services closer to home. 

Friday, January 19, 2018/Number of views (550)/
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HSNRI conducting innovative study on Radon

HSNRI conducting innovative study on Radon

Radon has long been known as the second leading cause of lung cancer, second to only smoking. A research study being conducted at Health Sciences North Research Institute ( HSNRI ) is looking to see if it is also linked to other forms of cancer. NEO Kids Foundation has facilitated a donation of $90,000 to Dr. Leslie Sutherland, Researcher at HSNRI to conduct a study which could change the lives of children and families.

Thursday, June 2, 2016/Number of views (821)/
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