|Cancer Center Receives 2014 Outstanding Achievement Award by the Commission on Cancer|
|The cancer programs at Hartford Hospital and The Hospital of Central Connecticut were recognized at an award ceremony May 13 for being named recipients of the 2014 Outstanding Achievement Award by the Commission on Cancer, an accrediting arm of the American College of Surgeons. The programs were among just 75 of over 1500 nationwide to receive the award, which is given to programs which consistently deliver an excellent level of care across a wide range of standards.|
|Institute of Living announces winners of BrainDance awards|
|Fourteen students and a teacher from schools across Connecticut were honored at Hartford Hospital’s Institute of Living (IOL) 12th Annual BrainDance Awards on Thursday, April 23, 2015.|
The BrainDance Awards is a state-wide high school academic, artistic, and mixed media competition that encourage high school students to learn about psychiatric diseases and develop a more tolerant and realistic perspective toward people with severe psychiatric problems. The competition also aims to promote students' interest in careers in mental health care.