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Alex Tagliani brings Summer of TAG to the IWK

For many people, driving 400 km/hour around a narrow race track full of other cars and drivers would ignite fear and panic. For professional driver Alex Tagliani, however, the race track is where he feels calm, what scares him is being out for dinner without his epinephrine auto injector (EpiPen).

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Dr. Bruce Crooks cycles 7,000 Kilometres for Kids Cancer Ride

“Cycling across the second largest nation on earth sounds like a big deal. But it's not,” says Dr. Bruce Crooks, a paediatric hematologist/oncologist at the IWK Health Centre. “Not when you compare it with the struggle our children have to go through.”

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Youth Advisory Council making changes at the IWK

The IWK is home to many experts, across many fields, whether they be in research, women’s health, children’s health – or amongst our patient population. The IWK’s Youth Advisory Council (YAC), made up of current and former IWK patients ages 13-18, promotes the tagline “consult the experts,” because who better to comment on the needs and perspective of youth, than youth themselves?

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