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IWK employee, Kristi Kempton honoured by the Mental Health Foundation of Nova Scotia

On Thursday, May 7, 2015, Kristi Kempton, Manager, Garron Centre, was honoured by the Mental Health Foundation of Nova Scotia with the Let’s Keep Talking Outstanding Healthcare Provider Award at the Let’s Keep Talking with Michael Landsberg event. 

Nominated by one of her staff, Sue Ellen Morrison, RN on the Garron Centre, Kristi is most deserving of this award. Below are a few excerpts from her nomination letter:

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Join the IWK Research Registry

Help us to improve care and the quality of life for patients and families in your community and across the globe.

Being a part of the research registry means that you are agreeing to be contacted by researchers to see if you are interested in taking part in upcoming studies at the IWK Health Centre.

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Child Safety Link and Parachute are encouraging Maritimers to ride together and prevent cycling injuries this spring/summer

HALIFAX, NS— May 4-10, 2015 is Safe Kids Week across the country and this year’s theme is Bicycle Safety. Cycling is a leading cause of unintentional injury hospitalization in Canadian kids under the age of 14. Child Safety Link (CSL) at the IWK Health Centre is partnering with Parachute to raise awareness of cycling safety in order to help prevent riding-related injuries this summer.

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