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New Laval clinic aims to expand reach of MUHC DOvEE project

New MUHC clinic

June 16, 2016

The DOvEE project (Diagnosing Ovarian and Endometrial Cancer Early) of the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) has opened a satellite clinic at Place des aînés de Laval. The new clinic, the first outside the Montreal area, will extend early diagnosis services for ovarian cancer and improve patient access to care for women in Laval and the north shore area of Montreal.

"The DOvEE team has been looking forward to the launch of a satellite clinic in Laval for some time. There has been a real need for this service in the suburbs of Montreal," says Joëlle Malek, the Nurse Manager of the  DOvEE project. "It is important that the population of the North Shore of Montreal know that this service exists, because by offering quick and easy access to care, we know we can save lives." Read more