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Robin McGee

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Dr. Robin McGee is a Registered Clinical Psychologist, mother, wife, educator and friend. Living in Port Williams, Nova Scotia, she has been a dedicated clinician in health and education settings for over 30 years. She has been very active in patient advocacy, serving as the patient representative on several provincial and national initiatives aimed at improving standards of cancer care. In 2015, McGee was awarded the CCS National Medal of Courage, their highest honour. In 2016, she was decorated with the Sovereign's Medal for Volunteers by the Governor-General of Canada. She is currently in treatment for a recurrence of her cancer.

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I gave a talk at the National Healthcare Leadership Conference in Newfoundand in the first week of June.  I had only 7 minutes at the end of a long day – but my story had everyone awake.   Asked later what my response was to the movie version of a story very similar to mine, I told my The Cancer Olympics tale of th...
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I purchased the audio version of this compelling story. It was easy to see why the book has won awards. It relates the story of two intertwined crises in the life of the author: dissolution of a marriage due to her partner’s alcoholism, and losing ev ...more
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Robin Sort of...are all the pictured books yours, or are they suggested by the site? How do I indicate my reading?


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