Cancer: Piecing the Puzzle Together – Community Event Community event in Ottawa to raise awareness of cancer research About the event: Cancer: Piecing the Puzzle Together Saturday, November 2, 2019 12:30 PM EST – 4:30 PM EST Location: Shaw Centre Rideau Canal Atrium, 2nd floor 55 Colonel By Dr. Ottawa, ON K1N 9J2 The Canadian Cancer Research Alliance invites cancer [...]
DIALOGUE - Student Development Program Dear RRCancer student members, We have received an invitation from the FRQ-S scientific director to nominate a student (PhD or postdoctoral fellow) member of the RRCancer for the new grant program entitled 'DIALOGUE'. The latter aims to support the development of communication of scientific projects with the community by offering an amount of $ 5,000 [...]
Recipients of the RRCancer Travel Award It is with great pleasure that RRCancer announces the names of the 18 recipients of a travel award for the Canadian Cancer Research Conference (CCRC): https://conference.ccra-acrc.ca Recipient University Year Domain of Study Director Kathryn Bozek McGill- LDI MSc Experimental Medicine Mark Basik Alexandre Benoit McGill - LDI PhD Experimental Medicine Koren Mann Caitlin [...]
Quebec Breast Cancer Foundation Tissue Microarray Consortium (QBCF-TMAC) for Biomarker Evaluation Breast cancer is the most common type of cancer diagnosed in Canadian women. While associated mortality has been steadily decreasing over the past few decades, breast cancer is still the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in women. Individual patient outcomes and treatment options vary greatly depending on [...]
5th Canadian Cancer Research Conference Join Canada’s cancer research community at the 2019 Canadian Cancer Research Conference! Mark your calendars for the Canadian Cancer Research Conference taking place November 3 to 5, 2019 in Ottawa, Ontario. Hosted by the Canadian Cancer Research Alliance, this three-day event brings together researchers, clinicians, decision-makers, and trainees at all stages of their career. Don’t [...]
Contribution of Ovarian Cancer Canada to the banking of ovarian samples Ovarian Cancer Canada (OCC) is continuing its collaboration with RRCancer for its banking activities. This contribution will be used to support researchers' efforts in the banking of ovarian tissue for research purposes. The RRCancer sincerely thanks OCC for its generous contribution.