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Unique study compares 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;" />Unique study compares cancer incidence and survival between First Nations and non-First Nations people in BChttp://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
Dr. Christine Simmons wins PHSA+ Award<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/chropped%20real.png?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Dr. Christine Simmons wins PHSA+ AwardDr. Christine Simmons has worked as a medical oncologist at BC Cancer for five years. In that time she’s made a big impact. http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/dr-christine-simmons-wins-phsa -award2017-09-01T07:00:00Z
Cancer screening: self-care that can save your life<img alt="" src="/news-site/PublishingImages/20170717_Infographic%20-%20all%203%20screening%20programs_V03-01.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Cancer screening: self-care that can save your lifeInternational Self-Care Day is July 24. Self-care is an important element of maintaining your overall health. http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/cancer-screening-self-care-that-can-save-your-life2017-07-20T07:00:00Z
2016 Research Report<img alt="cover of BC Cancer Agency's 2016 Research Report" src="/news-site/PublishingImages/2016%20Research%20Report%20cover%20-%20720x405.png?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />2016 Research ReportThe 2016 Research Report covers research achievements from across the BC Cancer Agency.http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/2016-research-report12017-07-19T07:00:00Z
2016 Report to the Community<a href="/about/news-stories/stories/2016-report-to-the-community"><img alt="cover of BC Cancer Agency's 2016 Report to the Community" src="/news-site/PublishingImages/2016%20RttC%20report%20cover%20-%20720x405.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" /></a>2016 Report to the Community2016 was a year of important advances for the BC Cancer Agency.http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/2016-report-to-the-community2017-07-10T07:00:00Z
Canadian Cancer Statistics 2017<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/CCS%20cover.png?RenditionID=2" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Canadian Cancer Statistics 2017Today the Canadian Cancer Society released its annual statistical report Canadian Cancer Statistics 2017, providing the most up to date estimates of cancer burden in Canada. http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/canadian-cancer-statistics-20172017-06-20T07:00:00Z

 
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