Announcing Dr. George Yousef as Program Medical Director, Laboratory Medicine Program

After a competitive, international search, Dr. George Yousef will be joining UHN as Program Medical Director of the Laboratory Medicine Program (LMP). His first day is April 1, 2022. George joins us from The Hospital for Sick Children where he is Chief of the Department of Paediatric Laboratory Medicine and a Senior Associate Scientist. He... Continue Reading →

Dr. Bruce Youngson Retires after 30 years at UHN

Dr. Bruce Youngson will be retiring on December 31, 2021 after more than 30 years of exemplary service to Pathology at UHN.  Bruce started at TGH in September 1991 and in his more than 30 years here, he has seen many changes.  Bruce attended medical school at the University of Toronto.  He did his Anatomical... Continue Reading →

A Legacy of Innovation 

UHN’s Cancer Cytogenetics Laboratory Celebrates 35 Years of Breaking New Ground  The year was 1986. In the dark, dingy basement of the Banting Institute, three technologists, one administrative assistant and one clinical lab scientist, Dr. Ian Dube, got to work in what was then ‘the new’ The Cancer Cytogenetics Laboratory (CCL).   .  Charge Technologist Shawn... Continue Reading →

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