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Together as one: BC Cancer CASCADE Team combines innovation and collaboration to enhance patient care<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/bc_cancer_cascade_team.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Together as one: BC Cancer CASCADE Team combines innovation and collaboration to enhance patient careThe BC Cancer CASCADE Team was recently recognized with a BC Cancer Excellence Award in the category of Teamwork & Collaboration for their collaborative approach to enhancing patient care. http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/bc-cancer-excellence-award-cascade-team2020-12-17T08:00:00Z
Cervix Screening initiates reminder notices to patients and improves access to cervical cancer screening follow-up<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/Cervix%20Screening%20Letter.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Cervix Screening initiates reminder notices to patients and improves access to cervical cancer screening follow-upBC Cancer Cervix Screening has introduced new program updates that will improve access to cervical cancer screening follow-up, and empower patients to take an active role in protecting their health.http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/cervix-screening-initiates-reminder-notices-to-patients-and-improves-access-to-cervical-cancer-screening-follow-up2020-12-11T08:00:00Z
Cancer care goes virtual in first of its kind project<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/Remote%20Patient%20Monitoring%20image.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Cancer care goes virtual in first of its kind projectThis project is the first in a series of virtual initiatives that will allow BC Cancer staff to monitor patients recovering from chemotherapy and radiation therapy at home. http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/cancer-care-goes-virtual-in-first-of-its-kind-project2020-12-10T08:00:00Z
Food for thought: Dr. Rachel Murphy dissects diet and disease<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/Dr.%20Murphy%202019%20RR.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Food for thought: Dr. Rachel Murphy dissects diet and diseaseFirst included in the 2019 BC Cancer Research Report, Dr. Murphy shares her work on nutrition and diet for cancer prevention. http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/food-for-thought-dr-rachel-murphy-dissects-diet-and-disease2020-12-09T08:00:00Z
A hero in advancing virtual care for patients<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/annie_liu_excellence_award.JPG" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />A hero in advancing virtual care for patientsAnnie Liu, program secretary at BC Cancer - Victoria, has dedicated countless hours in educating patients on how to use the virtual health systems.http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/a-hero-in-advancing-virtual-care-for-patients2020-12-03T08:00:00Z
Dr. Joseph Connors, BC Cancer clinician scientist, appointed to the Order of Canada<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/Photo%20Connors%20hi-res.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Dr. Joseph Connors, BC Cancer clinician scientist, appointed to the Order of CanadaThe Order of Canada is one of Canada’s highest civilian honours given to Canadians who have enriched the lives of others and made extraordinary contributions to the nation.http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/dr-joseph-connors-bc-cancer-clinician-scientist-appointed-to-the-order-of-canada2020-12-01T08:00:00Z
Insights into lung cancer in B.C.: Early detection and survival rates<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/LungCaMonthInfographic_3_FINAL.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Insights into lung cancer in B.C.: Early detection and survival ratesThe third in the series of insights into lung cancer in B.C., this article highlights how early detection can improve survival rates and why lung cancer remains the deadliest cancer in B.C. http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/insights-into-lung-cancer-in-b-c-early-detection-and-survival-rates2020-11-26T08:00:00Z
Developing eye-drops at no-cost to patients<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/Giovanna%20Cameron%20-%20Excellence%20Award.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Developing eye-drops at no-cost to patientsGiovanna Cameron, supervisor of the Clinical Cell Therapy Laboratory (CCTL), helped solve patient care concerns by relieving symptoms with no added expense for patients.http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/seeing-clearly-giovanna-cameron-eye-drops-at-no-cost-to-patients2020-11-26T08:00:00Z
New study identifies a strategy to overcome drug resistance in pancreatic cancer<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/Dedhar,%20Shoukat.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />New study identifies a strategy to overcome drug resistance in pancreatic cancerNovember is pancreatic cancer awareness month and BC Cancer researchers continue to move towards better understanding and treating the deadly disease. http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/new-study-identifies-a-strategy-to-overcome-drug-resistance-in-pancreatic-cancer2020-11-25T08:00:00Z
Insights into lung cancer in B.C.: How British Columbians can reduce their risk<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/Lung%20Cancer%20Series%20-%20Prevention%20-%20Infographic.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Insights into lung cancer in B.C.: How British Columbians can reduce their riskThe second in the series of insights into lung cancer in B.C., this article highlights ways in which people can reduce their risk of one of the most commonly diagnosed cancers in Canada.http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/about/news-stories/stories/insights-into-lung-cancer-in-b-c-how-british-columbians-can-reduce-their-risk2020-11-19T08:00:00Z


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