Cancer: Piecing the Puzzle Together

This year in conjunction with the Canadian Cancer Research Conference the CCRA will be hosting a community event, Cancer: Piecing the Puzzle Together on the afternoon of Saturday, November 2, 2019.

Current and past individuals affected by cancer and their family and friends, donors to cancer charities, patient advocates, volunteers and members of the community will be invited to join the CCRA for a family-friendly afternoon to learn about cancer, cancer research, the impact of cancer research happening in Canada, the successes of cancer research investments thus far and learn about the future of cancer research.

Cancer: Piecing the Puzzle Together will feature a keynote presentation by Dr. John Bell, a pioneer in the field of immunotherapy and a prominent local cancer researcher in addition to French and English breakout sessions on topics including Cancer 101, Introduction to Clinical Trials, Patient Advocacy and Cancer Research Investments, where it comes from and where it goes.

If you are interested in participating in the Cancer: Piecing the Puzzle Together community event or would like further information, please contact us.