Dr. Philip Gordon
April 2018Milestones

In memoriam: Dr. Philip Gordon

The Board of Directors and members of staff of the Jewish General Hospital are greatly saddened by the passing of Dr. Philip Gordon, founding Chief of the JGH Division of Colorectal Surgery and a leading international authority in his field.

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Dr. Huy Le
March 2018Milestones

Chief appointed for new Department of Medical Imaging

Dr. Huy Le has been appointed the first JGH Chief of the Department of Medical Imaging, having joined the hospital in 2009.

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In November 2017, Myer Bick (centre) accepted the Outstanding Career in Philanthropy Award from Marc Weinstein, Vice-Principal of University Advancement at McGill University, and Luce Moreau, President of the Quebec branch of the Association of Fundraising Professionals. (Photo: Mélissa Vincelli)
MilestonesNovember 2017

Head of JGH Foundation honoured for outstanding career in philanthropy

Myer Bick, President and CEO of the JGH Foundation, has been recognized by his peers with an Outstanding Career in Philanthropy Award.

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At McGill University, Dr. Philip Gordon delivers an acceptance speech for his Lifetime Achievement Award.
MilestonesNovember 2017

Dr. Philip Gordon honoured for a lifetime of excellence in colorectal surgery

Dr. Philip Gordon, former JGH Chief of Colorectal Surgery, has been honoured with a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Gerald Bronfman Department of Oncology at McGill University.

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Dr. Paola Habib
MilestonesNovember 2017

Appointments and congratulations

The JGH Centre for Child Development and Mental Health has a new Director of Child Psychiatry, Dr. Paola Habib.

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Dr. Karl Weiss
July 2017Milestones

Appointments

Dr. Karl Weiss has been appointed Chief of the Division of Infectious Diseases, having joined the JGH as an associate member of staff in 2004 and served on full-time staff since 2016.

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Dr. Bernard Lapointe
July 2017Milestones

Congratulations: Lifetime Achievement Award for Chief of Palliative Care

Dr. Bernard Lapointe, Chief of the JGH Division of Palliative Care, has received a Lifetime Achievement Award.

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Sheila Kussner
May 2017Milestones

Hope & Cope Founder Sheila Kussner named a Great Montrealer

Sheila Kussner, Founder and Past Chair of Hope & Cope, has been appointed to the Order of Montreal at the rank of Commander, the highest level of the Order.

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Dr. Mark Wainberg
May 2017Milestones

In memoriam

It is with deep sorrow that we mourn the sudden and tragic passing of Dr. Mark A. Wainberg, one of the world’s pre-eminent experts on HIV/AIDS and its treatment.

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Dr. Marc Afilalo in the green pod of the JGH Emergency Department. The doors along the rear wall open into patients’ rooms.
December 2016Milestones

Full professorship for JGH Chief of Emergency Medicine

Dr. Marc Afilalo, JGH Chief of Emergency Medicine, has become the first physician in his specialty to be appointed a full professor in the Faculty of Medicine at McGill University.

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