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Partnership with Lakeridge Health in Palliative Care

Published Sat Feb 13th 2016

The Faculty of Health Sciences has partnered with Lakeridge Health in Durham Region to create the first academic chair in palliative care based at a community hospital in Canada. The goal is to attract a palliative care physician to practice at Lakeridge Health while conducting research at Queen's. This has been made possible thanks to a $2.5 million donation from Dr. Hak-Ming Chiu and Deborah Chiu. Read more about it here.