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Princess Margaret Cancer Centre is one of the  Top 5 cancer research centres in the world

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Our researchers never stop asking WHY
Our researchers never stop asking WHY

Our researchers never stop asking WHY

To first understand and then defeat this disease requires deep knowledge, collaboration, tenacity and non-stop curiosity. Our researchers never stop asking WHY.
RECEIVING ‘COLOURFUL HONOURS’
RECEIVING ‘COLOURFUL HONOURS’

RECEIVING ‘COLOURFUL HONOURS’

12 cancer specialists who independently formed separate teams for the Shoppers Drug Mart OneWalk to Conquer Cancer, received “colourful honours” from The Princess Margaret.

Upcoming Events

Joe’s Team Sprint Triathlon / Duathlon

Joe’s Team Sprint Triathlon / Duathlon

Event Date:04/Jul/2015

Join the fun, as we swim, bike and run to conquer cancer at one of the most beautiful resort areas in Canada. Joe’s Team attracts participants of all abilities – from first-timers to national level triathletes.


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THE PRINCESS MARGARET CANCER FOUNDATION LAUNCHES  A NEW AWARENESS-BUILDING MARKETING CAMPAIGN

THE PRINCESS MARGARET CANCER FOUNDATION LAUNCHES A NEW AWARENESS-BUILDING MARKETING CAMPAIGN

25/May/2015

The question ‘why?’ inspires discovery, innovation, and is central to research. At the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, ‘why’ is in our DNA.


The PMCF Blog

  • Why Campaign

    “Why” is in Our DNA: New awareness-building marketing campaign

    By Kevin Shea    Posted on: 05/27/2015 01:39:26 PM     Categories: Inside The PMCF
    The question ‘why?’ inspires discovery, innovation, and is central to research. At the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, ‘why’ is in our DNA. We're thrilled to announce the launch of a new marketing campaign called ‘Why is in our DNA.’ ‘Why’ have we embarked on such an ambitious campaign to elevate the researchers and clinicians who contribute to The Princess Margaret, one of the top 5 cancer research centres in the world? Because at the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, WHY is in our DNA. Read more about the campaign...
     
  • Cancer cases to rise by 40% in 15 years

    Report predicts new cancer cases to increase by 40%

    By Paul Alofs    Posted on: 05/27/2015 12:27:45 PM     Categories: Inside The PMCF
    The Canadian Cancer Society reported that there will be a major surge in new cancer cases for Canadians with a 40% increase in new cases projected in the next 15 years.  By the year 2030, it is estimated that there will be about 277,000 new cancer patients a year up from about 200,000 new cases in 2015.
  • Bryn Currie

    Why I ride: Bryn Currie's Ride to Conquer Cancer story

    By Kate Pettersen    Posted on: 05/25/2015 09:12:20 AM     Categories: Fellow Fundraiser
    At some point in your life you will ask “why.” You may not ever be touched directly with cancer or a life threatening illness, but its notice and its impact has a way of arriving when you least expect it. And when it does, you will be tested beyond all imaginable expectations. That is a guarantee. Some will succeed, others will not; everyone will be changed. Read Bryn Currie's blog about WHY she is hitting the road in the Ride to Conquer Cancer.
 

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Under Armour Canada is powering The Princess Margaret’s Wellness and Exercise program

Under Armour Canada is powering The Princess Margaret’s Wellness and Exercise program

Under Armour—the company that introduced the now-famous ColdGear® fabric for athletic clothing—launched the Power in Pink™ program over 12 years ago to encourage a dialogue among women about the importance of fighting breast cancer through a healthy and active lifestyle. Read more...
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