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BC Cancer and Foundation strengthen partnership to break down cancer<img alt="" src="/events-public-site/PublishingImages/BCCancer_logo%20-%20680x380.png" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />BC Cancer and Foundation strengthen partnership to break down cancerThe BC Cancer Agency, in partnership with the BC Cancer Foundation, has announced a bold new identity.http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/bc-cancer-and-foundation-strengthen-partnership-to-break-down-cancer2017-11-14T08:00:00Z
BC Cancer VP of Research Receives Nuclear Medicine Award<img alt="" src="/events-public-site/PublishingImages/Francois%20Bernard%20-%20website%20680x380.jpg?RenditionID=2" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />BC Cancer VP of Research Receives Nuclear Medicine Award​The Western Region Society of Nuclear Medicine (WRSNM) has honored Dr. François Bénard from the BC Cancer Agency with the presentation of its Distinguished Scientist Award.http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/bc-cancer-vp-of-research-receives-nuclear-medicine-award2017-11-09T08:00:00Z
“I feel at home here”: BC Cancer’s Centre for the North celebrates five years of exceptional patient-centred care<img alt="" src="/events-public-site/PublishingImages/CN%202017%20-%20680x380.png?RenditionID=2" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />“I feel at home here”: BC Cancer’s Centre for the North celebrates five years of exceptional patient-centred careAfter receiving more than 130 chemotherapy treatments at BC Cancer’s Centre for the North, Yolanda Antonio, is grateful to be able to stay so close to home.http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/centre-for-the-north-five-years-of-exceptional-patient-centred-care2017-10-30T07:00:00Z
Three BC Cancer Agency associated research projects receive millions in Canadian funding<img alt="" src="/events-public-site/PublishingImages/FBBNMB%20-%20680x380.png?RenditionID=2" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Three BC Cancer Agency associated research projects receive millions in Canadian funding​Three research projects associated with BC Cancer Agency scientists were recently awarded millions of dollars in infrastructure funding from the Government of Canada.http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/three-bc-cancer-agency-associated-research-projects-receive-millions-in-canadian-funding2017-10-13T07:00:00Z
Breast cancer survivor thankful for mammogram that changed her life<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/Donna%20Thanksgiving.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Breast cancer survivor thankful for mammogram that changed her lifeWhat are you most grateful for this Thanksgiving? For breast cancer survivor, Donna Bell, it’s her mammogram. “I can’t express how important it is without getting emotional,” she says, “because that’s how they found my cancer.”http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/breast-cancer-survivor-thankful-for-mammogram-that-changed-her-life2017-10-02T07:00:00Z
Cancer incidence and survival between First Nations and non-First Nations people in BC<img alt="" src="/events-public-site/PublishingImages/FNHA%20feather%20image%20-%20680x380.png?RenditionID=2" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Cancer incidence and survival between First Nations and non-First Nations people in BC​The BC Cancer Agency was recently a co-author for an important study examining cancer incidence and survival for First Nations people in British Columbia. http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/study-compares-cancer-incidence-and-survival-between-first-nations-and-non-first-nations-people-in-bc2017-09-21T07:00:00Z
New test can predict treatment outcome for Hodgkin lymphoma patients<img alt="" src="/events-public-site/PublishingImages/yDTJm.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />New test can predict treatment outcome for Hodgkin lymphoma patientsThe test, called RHL30, can identify a subset of relapsed patients at highest risk of subsequent treatment failure, providing a foundation for informed clinical decision making.http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/new-test-can-predict-treatment-outcome-for-hodgkin-lymphoma-patients2017-09-14T07:00:00Z
Dr. Stuart Peacock wins two 4-year grants from CIHR as Co-Principal InvestigatorDr. Stuart Peacock wins two 4-year grants from CIHR as Co-Principal InvestigatorSix grants were awarded by CIHR this year as part of its Cancer Partnerships for Health System Improvement for Cancer Control. Dr. Peacock will be a Principal Investigator for two of them.http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/dr-stuart-peacock-wins-two-4-year-grants-from-cihr-as-co-principal-investigator2017-09-13T07:00:00Z
Dr. Christian Steidl named a Fellow to the Royal Society of CanadaDr. Christian Steidl named a Fellow to the Royal Society of CanadaThis year's new Fellows will be inducted to the academies of the Royal Society of Canada during the Induction and Awards Ceremony on Friday, November 24 at the Fairmont Winnipeg Hotel in Manitoba.http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/dr-christin-steidl-named-a-fellow-to-the-royal-society-of-canada2017-09-12T07:00:00Z
BC Cancer scientists win grants to help commercialize ground-breaking technologiesBC Cancer scientists win grants to help commercialize ground-breaking technologiesBC Cancer Agency scientists, Drs. Calum MacAulay and Andrew Minchinton, are among 11 recipients for the inaugural Innovation to Commercialization (I2C) awards from the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research.http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/bc-cancer-scientists-win-grants-to-help-commercialize-ground-breaking-technologies2017-09-07T07:00:00Z

 
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