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  • Immune Therapy Showing Promising Results
    Immune Therapy Showing Promising Results
    By Karina Wong    Posted on: 05/20/2015 02:19:52 PM     Categories: Recognition

    John Randall was on his way to his family doctor for a routine appointment when his wife casually suggested he get the mole on his back checked out. He was 48 years old at the time. The results would change his life forever. Read John's story here...

  • The Bride's Project: Giving back to The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation
    The Bride's Project: Giving back to The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation
    By Kate Pettersen    Posted on: 05/12/2015 12:31:50 PM     Categories: Recognition

    In 2004, Helen Sweet started The Bride's Project as a way of providing an environmentally, socially and fiscally conscious alternative for Brides seeking a dress (or accessories) for their wedding day. In 2014, Helen made a $20,000 donation to The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation and continues to give back to the community through her work. Read more about her inspiring project...

  • Why is in our DNA
    Why is in our DNA
    By Paul Alofs    Posted on: 05/05/2015 01:44:22 PM     Categories: Inside The PMCF

    For everyone involved in biomedical research and in discovering new methods of treating cancer patients, every day begins with Why?  These questions and thousands of other Why questions are a profound obsession at our research enterprise and in our clinical programs at the Princess Margaret. Read more here...

  • RBC Top25 Canadian Immigrant Awards- VOTE FOR DR. TAK MAK
    RBC Top25 Canadian Immigrant Awards- VOTE FOR DR. TAK MAK
    By Kate Pettersen    Posted on: 04/30/2015 01:34:45 PM     Categories: Recognition

    Dr. Tak Mak has been named a finalist for the RBC Top25 Canadian Immigrant Awards.  The winners will be chosen based on public voting, so now it is up to you to recognize the achievements and contributions of one of Canada’s most brilliant and inspiring minds. Read more and find out how you can vote for Dr. Mak...

  • The Future of Cancer: Closer to a Cure
    The Future of Cancer: Closer to a Cure
    By Paul Alofs    Posted on: 04/28/2015 01:43:44 PM     Categories: Inside The PMCF

    Dr. Craig Thompson is CEO of Sloan-Kettering in New York and recognized as one of the world’s most respected leaders in cancer care and research.  He is also known to us here at Princess Margaret as he has worked closely and partnered with our Dr. Tak Mak.  Read more about his vision of the future of cancer...

  • Cindy Leder's Journey to Conquer Cancer
    Cindy Leder's Journey to Conquer Cancer
    By Kate Pettersen    Posted on: 04/23/2015 12:59:53 PM     Categories: Events

    "Life with Multiple Myeloma is a rollercoaster - the kind that takes you through the upside-down loops. The support of family, friends, Princess Margaret doctors, nurses, clinicians, fellow patients and the team at The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation, always made us feel like giving up was never an option." Read Cindy Leder's story here...

  • MEET SILVIA
    MEET SILVIA
    By Kate Pettersen    Posted on: 04/16/2015 02:05:26 PM     Categories: Faces of The Princess Margaret

    Silvia Vilas Boas is a student at the University of Toronto and began volunteering at the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre in 2014. She loves to make patients smile and shared her story with us. Read more here...

  • MEET BRIAN
    MEET BRIAN
    By Kate Pettersen    Posted on: 04/15/2015 01:14:39 PM     Categories: Faces of The Princess Margaret

    Brian Rogers is a volunteer at The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation. He has been a volunteer for nearly six years and shares some of his memories with us. Read more here- 

 
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