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Dr. Noni MacDonald to receive National Child Day Award

For Immediate Release – Halifax:Dr. Noni MacDonald, Professor of Paediatrics at Dalhousie University and the IWK Health Centre will be presented with the National Child Day Award by the Canadian Institute of Child Health (CICH) at their Gala on November 13, 2017 in Ottawa.

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Op-ed by Karen Hutt, Chair, IWK Board of Directors: We are overcome with concern over breach of trust

Karen Hutt, Chair, IWK Board of Directors

Trust is earned over many experiences over many years. But trust is also fragile.

For decades, employees and volunteers of the IWK Health Centre have worked to the best of their abilities to serve children, youth, women and their families. These dedicated people have rightfully earned the community’s trust.

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IWK Board of Directors Releases Independent Review of CEO Expenses

For Immediate Release-Halifax: This week, the Board of Directors of the IWK Health Centre received the findings of the independent review undertaken by Grant Thornton of IWK’s CEO Expenses.

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Research Centres

The IWK Health Centre is respected for its world-class research into disorders and diseases affecting women, children, youth and families and is home to many leading research centres. 

Learn more about our research centres by visiting one of the links below.